Forex- U.S. Dollar Flat as Weekly Jobless Claims Rise to Five-Month High

14.11.2019, 19:09

The U.S. dollar was unmoved on Thursday as the number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits rose to an unexpected five-month high and there were no new comments on monetary policy from Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell.

Sliding UK health service performance sparks pre-election war of words

14.11.2019, 18:33

Britain's National Health Service recorded its worst ever performance in treating patients on emergency wards last month, a blow to Prime Minister Boris Johnson's claim that only his Conservatives can safeguard the cherished institution.

Pound Volatility Jumps Most Since Brexit Vote on Election Risk

14.11.2019, 18:07

Pound traders are bracing for swings of as much of 3% on the result of December’s election that will set the course of Brexit.

In swaps we trust? Disappearing dollars drive currency trading dependence

14.11.2019, 17:44

As dollars dry up, global finance is growing increasingly dependent on opaque currency trading to keep cash flowing.

Forex - Yen, Swiss Franc Higher in Risk off Trade; Aussie Hits 1-Month Lows

14.11.2019, 17:15

The yen and the Swiss franc pushed higher against the U.S. dollar on Thursday as weak Chinese economic data and doubts over whether the U.S. and China will be able to reach a preliminary trade deal underpinned demand for safe haven assets.