LONDON - Oil prices rose on Tuesday after Libya declared force majeure on some of its crude exports, while the loss of Canadian supplies helped lifted U.S. crude to levels not seen since late 2014.
Gold prices slipped on Tuesday despite rising fears over trade tensions between the U.S. and other major economies. The U.S. is set to impose 25% tariffs on $34 billion worth of Chinese goods on Friday.
The euro pushed higher on Tuesday as political risk in Germany eased, while the dollar and the yen slipped lower as concerns over trade tensions subsided, but investor sentiment remained fragile.
TOKYO - The dollar eased marginally against its peers on Tuesday, as the euro steadied after partners in Germany's coalition settled a row over migration that had threatened to topple Chancellor Angela Merkel's government.
Po.Et (POE) was one of the rapidly appreciating digital assets in the past day, doubling in value before sliding back again. But the increased activity is yet to show whether the event was a temporary pump, or a return of interest in the POE digital asset.