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Japan shares surge on Janet Yellen comments
Fri, 15 Nov 2013 09:38:09 GMT
 
Japanese shares advanced, pushing the Nikkei Stock Average 2.1% higher, thus crossing 15,000 mark, which is the highest level in six-moths, as investors supported Janet Yellen comments on remaining stimulus unchanged. The biggest >>
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Japanese Yen tumbles as demand for safe haven assets drops
Fri, 15 Nov 2013 09:25:01 GMT
 
The Japanese Yen dropped 0.2% versus the greenback, thus reaching the lowest level in two-months, after stocks showed significant gains the demand for safe haven assets plummeted. The Japanese currency has retreated 1.2% >>
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South African trade deficit declines after revising exports and imports data
Fri, 15 Nov 2013 09:14:08 GMT
 
Trade deficit of South Africa was decreased, comparing with initial evaluation, as the country revised some trade data with neighboring countries. The negative balance stood at $6.3 billion in January-September >>
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Pound surges on U.K. prospects
Fri, 15 Nov 2013 09:03:08 GMT
 
The Pound surged 0.9% against the Japanese Yen, thus reaching the strongest level in four-years, after the growth of Asian nation's slowed and speculations appeared that U.K. economy will surpass its major peers. >>
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Wal-Mart cuts profit forecast as sales decline
Fri, 15 Nov 2013 08:41:06 GMT
 
Wal-Mart Stores Inc., the largest retailer in the world, trimmed its profit forecast for the current year, as the company struggles with declining number of low-income customers, while the profit >>
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Canada's trade deficit contracted on higher exports
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 16:34:04 GMT
 
Canada's trade deficit shrink to $435 million down from $1.1 billion in September, surpassing economists expectations of maximum decline to $1 billion, after Canadian Statistics Tuesday's report showed exports rocketed >>
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U.S. applications for unemployment benefits decline 2.000
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 16:12:34 GMT
 
U.S. initial claims for jobless benefits decreased by 2.000 to 339.000 last week, heading for fifth straight weekly fall, the Labor Department releases revealed on Tuesday, while non-farm employment >>
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Sterling at 4-year high against Yen on interest speculaion
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:40:08 GMT
 
The Britain's currency appreciated 0.9% to 160.73 Yen as of 2:10 p.m. in London, after touching 160.77, the highest level since 2009, after Bank of England signaled increasing interest rates >>
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Swiss shares increase after Fed's comments
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 15:13:07 GMT
 
Shares in Switzerland rose, snapping a two-day retreat for the Swiss Market Index, after Fed's Chairman nominee Janet Yellen, stated that the U.S. economy must grow before scaling back its >>
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U.K. shares rise on Yellen's remarks
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 14:41:03 GMT
 
U.K. shares gained after Fed's next Chairman Janet Yellen stated that U.S. economy must grow before nation's central bank will start to taper its monetary stimulus. The FTSE 100 Index >>
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Gold gains after Yellen's testimony
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 14:30:07 GMT
 
Gold advanced after Fed's Chairman nominee Janet Yellen said that monetary stimulus programme will not be scaled back until nation's economy and employment improve, reducing worries that the Fed will >>
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Sterling depreciates as U.K. retail sales declined
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 14:05:07 GMT
 
The British currency dropped for the fourth day out of last five against the U.S. Dollar as data showed that U.K. retail sales declined in October. The Sterling slipped 0.3% >>
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Pound drops versus Dollar as retail sales fall
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 13:43:03 GMT
 
The British Sterling fell on Thursday dropping for a fourth time in a five-day period against its U.S. counterpart after a government report showed that retail sales in the United >>
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European bonds rise as Yellen signals continued stimulus
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 13:32:05 GMT
 
European government bonds advanced on Thursday as the next Federal Reserve chairman Janet Yellen signaled that the U.S. central bank may maintain its bond-purchasing program until the country's economy improves. >>
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Robusta coffee dropped to one-week low
Thu, 14 Nov 2013 13:21:04 GMT
 
Robusta coffee traded in London slipped on Thursday falling to the weakest level in nearly a week amid speculation that Vietnamese farmers may begin selling the commodity as the harvest >>
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