• Dollar Steady near 3-1/2 Month Highs
    Investing.com13 minutes ago

    Dollar Steady near 3-1/2 Month Highs

    Investing.com - The dollar was holding steady near three-and-a-half month highs against a basket of the other major currencies on Thursday, supported by higher Treasury yields as the U.S. 10-year bond yield held above the 3% level.

  • Euro rises from eight-week lows ahead of ECB; Swedish crown slumps
    Reuters17 minutes ago

    Euro rises from eight-week lows ahead of ECB; Swedish crown slumps

    By Tommy Wilkes LONDON (Reuters) - The euro edged off eight-week lows on Thursday as traders prepared for a European Central Bank meeting from which investors will be searching for any signals about when the bank will begin unwinding its stimulus. The ECB decision was due at 1145 GMT and president Mario Draghi scheduled his press conference for 1230. "We think the ECB is probably quite happy with its forward guidance.

  • MarketWatch2 hours ago

    4 outcomes for the ECB meeting, in 1 handy chart

    The European Central Bank meets for its policy-setting meeting on Thursday and the big question on traders’ mind is when President Mario Draghi & Co. will put an end to its aggressive bond buying program ...

  • MarketWatch3 hours ago

    Here's why the euro looks cheap ahead of Thursday’s ECB meeting

    The euro has sold-off lately and is trading around its lowest level since mid-January against the U.S. dollar on Wednesday. But this is rendering it undervalued ahead of the European Central Bank’s policy ...

  • Reuters3 hours ago

    Euro zone bond yields inch down ahead of ECB meeting

    Euro zone government borrowing costs inched down on Thursday, as investors wait to see whether the European Central Bank will offer any clues on the timing and pace of unwinding its ultra-easy monetary stimulus. The ECB is set to keep policy unchanged at a meeting on Thursday but its comments will be followed closely for further guidance as to when it might signal a move towards ending its 2.55 trillion ($3.16 trillion) asset purchase scheme later this year. ECB chief Mario Draghi will have to contend with a slew of data showing recent weakness in the euro zone economy that has prompted investors to push back expectations for a rate rise further into 2019.

  • Cryptocurrency Prices Down; Nasdaq May Open Crypto Exchange
    Investing.com4 hours ago

    Cryptocurrency Prices Down; Nasdaq May Open Crypto Exchange

    Investing.com - Cryptocurrency prices were down on Thursday. Reports that Nasdaq’s CEO voiced support for the digital coins gathered some attention. Meanwhile, U.S. state Wisconsin is considering accepting Bitcoin for donation.

  • Gold Prices Up As Dollar Retreats
    Investing.com4 hours ago

    Gold Prices Up As Dollar Retreats

    Investing.com - Gold prices rose on Thursday morning as the dollar retreated across the board in Asia despite the rising 10-year U.S. treasury yields.

  • Dollar Retreats Despite Rising Yields
    Investing.com5 hours ago

    Dollar Retreats Despite Rising Yields

    Investing.com - The dollar retreated across the board in Asia on Thursday morning, but remained well above the 90 level as the U.S. 10-year Treasury yields continued to weigh on the currency market. Meanwhile, Australia reported bullish import and export price index.

  • EURUSD on Bear Run Ahead of ECB Policy Meet For the Day
    FX Empire5 hours ago

    EURUSD on Bear Run Ahead of ECB Policy Meet For the Day

    The pair has been trading in a bearish manner over the last 24 hours

  • US dollar rallies against Canadian dollar as yields rise in America
    FX Empire6 hours ago

    US dollar rallies against Canadian dollar as yields rise in America

    The US dollar rallied against the Canadian dollar during the trading session on Wednesday, as we continue to see bullish pressure for the greenback overall due to the interest rates rising in the bond market in America. This of course has people looking to buy bonds, which of course are priced and US dollars.

  • The New Zealand dollar falls again on Wednesday
    FX Empire6 hours ago

    The New Zealand dollar falls again on Wednesday

    The New Zealand dollar fell during trading on Wednesday, as we continue to see interest rates rise in the United States, which of course puts a significant amount of upward pressure on the greenback itself. Ultimately, as stock markets unwind, that should also put downward pressure on the Kiwi dollar, as it is a proxy for risk appetite.

  • British pound drifts lower during quiet Wednesday session
    FX Empire6 hours ago

    British pound drifts lower during quiet Wednesday session

    As the US dollar continues to attract inflows, mainly due to a “risk off” attitude in markets, and of course this tends to favor the US dollar in general. This also is in reaction to the 10-year interest rates rising over 3%, which as the markets a bit spooked.

  • NYSE trader: Expect stocks to drop further, but I don't see a bear market yet
    Yahoo Finance Video17 hours ago

    NYSE trader: Expect stocks to drop further, but I don't see a bear market yet

    Jonathan Corpina of Meridian Equity Partners joins Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith to break down the latest market moves.

  • Expect ECB tapering announcement in June: Natixis
    CNBC Videos4 hours ago

    Expect ECB tapering announcement in June: Natixis

    Natixis Research Analyst Dirk Schumacher speaks about Thursday's upcoming monetary policy decision from the European Central Bank.