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Business Recorder: Dollar slammed by weak US growth data; Fed holds steady

Posted On: May 02, 2014
From Business Recorder: The US economy picked up recently after adverse weather played a role in slowing it down, the Fed said. "On the one hand they were upbeat about the prospects for the economy b... [More]

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The Wall Street Journal: New Zealand Dollar Largely Steady Late; Focus On US Dollar Ahead of Payrolls

Posted On: May 02, 2014
From The Wall Street Journal: The New Zealand dollar has emerged from the day's trading little changed, out of the main market focus as investors instead look ahead to U.S. nonfarm payrolls data late... [More]

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The London Evening Standard: Small firms’ growth still faces credit brake

Posted On: April 22, 2014
From the London Evening Standard:Access to credit is still a "roadblock to growth" for London's small businesses, according to new survey data as Bank of England figures today underlined shrinking cor... [More]

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Malaymailonline: Euro boosted by Yellen speech, yen sinks on small Tankan gain

Posted On: April 22, 2014
From Malaymailonline:Yellen's maiden speech as Federal Reserve chair on Monday, with its strong emphasis on the need to bring down unemployment significantly, reinforced expectations that the federal ... [More]

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The Telegraph: Domestic trade is driving the UK economic recovery

Posted On: April 22, 2014
From The Telegraph: Over the last eight years, sterling has appreciated by 8pc and the Bank of England continues to voice concerns over the strength of the pound harming exports. And it works both w... [More]

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The Independent: Credit still a 'roadblock to growth' for small businesses

Posted On: April 22, 2014
From The Independent: One in four of smaller businesses in the capital looked at alternative ways to raise finance in the first three months of 2014 - up from 16 per cent a year earlier, according to... [More]

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Reuters: Dollar gains vs yen on weak Japan data; focus on Ukraine

Posted On: April 21, 2014
From Reuters: The yen fell after Japanese exports in March grew at just 1.8 percent compared to a year-ago, versus forecasts for a 6.3 percent gain. The country's trade balance stood at a deficit of... [More]

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Reuters: Dollar stumbles as rate hike expectations pushed back

Posted On: April 10, 2014
From Reuters: A better-than-expected U.S. weekly jobless claims report failed to lift the dollar, reflecting the broad bearish sentiment on the greenback. The Labor Department said showed new claims ... [More]

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Reuters: Wall St stocks rise as dollar, euro drop against yen

Posted On: April 08, 2014
From Reuters: The dollar has been facing headwinds since the government on Friday reported the U.S. economy added 192,000 jobs in March, down from about 200,000 in February. "The data depicted the w... [More]

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Channel Newsasia: Dollar slips on long prospects of US easy-money policy

Posted On: April 08, 2014
From Channel NewsAsia: The March labor report showed the US added 192,000 jobs, which was close to expectations but not good enough to suggest the US Federal Reserve will accelerate the time-table fo... [More]

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