USD/CAD Sudden But Natural Plunge Explained

Japanese Yen Trading Lower In The Asian Session

For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.53% against the JPY and closed at 107.31. On the data front, Japan’s final machine tool orders recorded a rise of 48.8% on an annual basis in January, confirming the preliminary print. In the prior month, machine tool orders had recorded a rise of 48.3%. […]

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[CONFIDENTIEL] Hyperloop, Apple Park, Ethereum, PrestaShop ...

Ethereum – [CONFIDENTIEL] Hyperloop, Apple Park, Ethereum, PrestaShop …

Ethereum news – The Hyperloop lands in India. Britain's Richard Branson, head of Virgin Hyperloop One, has announced to Bloomberg its intention to export the high-speed transport capsule project to Indian territory to build a high-speed transportation system that will connect the city of Pune at the new Mumbai airport, which remains to be built, […]

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The ringgit retreats in adverse risk sentiments in the currency market. — AFP pic

Ringgit lower against US dollar at opening

The ringgit retreats in adverse risk sentiments in the currency market. — AFP picKUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 — The ringgit opened lower against the US dollar today as investors turned risk averse to riskier currency and amid negative global equity sentiment. At 9am, the ringgit stood at 3.9060/9090 against the greenback from yesterday’s close of […]

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Rupee in free fall, slips 8 paise to fresh 3-month low

Rupee in free fall, slips 8 paise to fresh 3-month low

MUMBAI: Extending its losses for the third session, the rupee weakened by 8 paise to trade at fresh 3-month low of 64.87 against the US dollar in opening trade ahead of RBI’s minutes for the latest policy meeting due later today. Besides heavy demand for the American currency from importers, persistent outflows by foreign funds […]

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Asian stocks led higher by Japan a dollar extends recovery

Asian stocks led higher by Japan a dollar extends recovery

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks gained on Wednesday, while the dollar advanced as traders near-term focus shifted to the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s last policy meeting for hints on the future pace of U.S. monetary tightening. But spreadbetters expected European stocks to follow Wall Street’s lead and open lower, with Britain’s FTSE slipping 0.3 […]

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The Euro Zone Needs More Risk Sharing, But Fewer Risks

The Euro Zone Needs More Risk Sharing, But Fewer Risks

French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel say they want to make the common currency area more resilient and adaptable, but their two countries have traditionally disagreed over how that should be achieved. Can crack economists from the relevant countries solve the problem for them? They are giving it a shot — but […]

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USD/JPY retreats from one-week tops, still comfortable above mid-107.00s

USD/JPY retreats from one-week tops, still comfortable above mid-107.00s

   •  USD rebound gains strong traction on surging US bond yields.   •  Slide in the US equities fails to revive JPY’s safe-haven appeal.   •  Today’s key focus would be on the latest FOMC meeting minutes. The USD/JPY pair continued gaining traction for the fourth consecutive session on Tuesday and jumped to one-week tops, closer […]

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Canadian resource players meet the US high-yield debt market

Canadian resource players meet the US high-yield debt market

The combination of Canadian natural resource companies and the U.S. high yield market seems as natural as a hand and a glove. The latest example played out Tuesday when Vancouver-based First Quantum Minerals launched a US$1.5-billion offering of senior notes, with one tranche for six years and the other for eight years. Much of the […]

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Smartbtc Sees the Need for Centralized Python-Based Smart Contracts

Smartbtc Sees the Need for Centralized Python-Based Smart Contracts

Technology Just recently the startup Smartbtc announced the execution of a bitcoin-based smart contract written in the Python codebase. The team intended to grow their Twitter following by creating a contract that paid 0.011 BTC after it accrued 1,000 followers in sixty days. After the goal was met, Smartbtc’s Python contract executed on February 19. […]

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Man who said wife vanished at sea charged with murder

Man who said wife vanished at sea charged with murder

Last Updated Feb 20, 2018 2:18 PM EST FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — A man who claimed his wife disappeared at sea when their boat collided with an unknown object near the Bahamas was charged Tuesday with killing her and intentionally trying to sink the vessel to cover his tracks.  Lewis Bennett, 41, is charged with second-degree […]

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Dollar steadies after bounce, focus on Fed minutes

Dollar steadies after bounce, focus on Fed minutes

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – The dollar inched higher on Wednesday as the near-term focus shifted to the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s last policy meeting for hints on the future pace of U.S. monetary tightening. The dollar index =USD rose 0.1 percent to 89.805, which was up about 1.8 percent from Friday’s three-year low of 88.251. […]

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Cardano Price Technical Analysis ADA USD

Cardano Price Technical Analysis – ADA/USD Accelerates Decline

Key Highlights ADA price failed to correct higher and it declined below the $0.3500 support level against the US Dollar (tethered). There is a key bearish trend line forming with resistance at $0.3650 on the hourly chart of the ADA/USD pair (data feed via Bittrex). The pair is currently trading below the $0.3500 level and […]

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Market Live: Sensex rises 100 points, Nifty near 10400, IT shares trade higher

Market Live: Sensex rises 100 points, Nifty near 10400, IT shares trade higher

BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty trade higher on Wednesday. Photo: Hemant Mishra/Mint Mumbai: BSE Sensex and NSE’s Nifty 50 gained on Wednesday, snapping a three-day falling streak, as investors and domestic institutions widened their bets amid firm Asian cues. Short-covering by speculators ahead of February F&O expiry tomorrow added to the upward move. Brokers said […]

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