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Gold holds near six-week high ahead of Fed chair hearing

Gold holds near six-week high ahead of Fed chair hearing

Spot gold was up 0.1 percent at $1,295.3.

Nov 28, 2017, 09:20 AM IST
Gold inches higher as dollar holds near 2-month low

Gold inches higher as dollar holds near 2-month low

Gold is highly sensitive to rising rates, which lift the opportunity cost of holding non-yielding assets such as bullion, while boosting the dollar, in which it is priced.

Nov 27, 2017, 11:00 AM IST
Rupee wobbles on global tensions, dives 21 paise to 63.84 Vs USD

Rupee wobbles on global tensions, dives 21 paise to 63.84 Vs USD

A modest pick-up in the dollar demand, amid growing conviction that the Fed remains on track to raise interest rates further in 2017, largely put pressure on the local currency.

Aug 09, 2017, 19:15 PM IST

Rupee zooms to 1-week high of 64.44 against dollar

Stretching its strong recovery momentum for the third straight day, the rupee on Friday rose by 4 paise to a fresh one-week high of 64.44 against the US dollar on sustained selling of the American currency by exporters.

Jun 02, 2017, 18:59 PM IST

Rupee pares early gains, down 5 paise vs USD

The rupee pared its early gains to trade down by 5 paise at 64.94 against the dollar on emergence of demand for the US currency from importers and banks despite higher local equities.

May 24, 2017, 11:27 AM IST
Gold on track for biggest weekly gain in five

Gold on track for biggest weekly gain in five

Gold prices edged up on Friday and were on track for their biggest weekly gain since mid-April as the dollar eased amid lingering political turbulence in the United States.

May 19, 2017, 14:25 PM IST
Global stocks, euro dip as Macron win shifts focus to economy

Global stocks, euro dip as Macron win shifts focus to economy

European equities dipped, with French shares, which hit 9 1/2-year highs on Friday, underperforming the wider market.

May 08, 2017, 15:45 PM IST

Rupee takes 21-paise hit after dollar clout grows

The rupee opened marginally lower at 64.30 against last Friday's level of 64.28 here today.

Apr 10, 2017, 12:07 PM IST

Gold edges down on stronger dollar, but geopolitical tensions support

Spot gold was down 0.1 percent at $1,252.20 per ounce by 0319 GMT, while US gold futures had dropped 0.2 percent to $1,254.30.

Apr 10, 2017, 10:24 AM IST
Rupee pares early losses to rule stable at 66.66 vs USD

Rupee pares early losses to rule stable at 66.66 vs USD

The rupee pared its early losses to rule steady at its overnight levels of 66.66 against the American currency in late morning deals bouts of dollar selling from banks and exporters.

Sep 23, 2016, 11:45 AM IST

Oil prices recover amid Greece, supply worries

In mid-afternoon Asian trade, US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for July was up 64 cents at $60.16 while Brent futures for August, a new contract, were up 35 cents at $64.30.

Jun 16, 2015, 13:47 PM IST

Tokyo stocks close 0.12% higher, capped by Greece woes

Toyota closed up 0.86 percent at 8,394.0 yen and factory robotics maker Fanuc rose 0.84 percent to 26,330.0 yen while Japan`s biggest bank Mitsubishi UFJ slipped 0.21 percent to 890.0 yen.

Jun 12, 2015, 15:17 PM IST

Europe gains on Greek hopes; dollar up before US data

Europe`s main bourses picked after a slow start. The benchmark FTSEurofirst 300 was last up 0.6 percent, as hopes Greece was closing in on a deal with the European Union, International Monetary Fund and European Central Bank. Greek stocks surged 7 percent.

Jun 12, 2015, 13:03 PM IST

Asia shares, euro stifled by Greek drama

The euro had less luck as talks on Greece showed no sign of reaching a deal. The single currency was off at $1.1254, from a high of $1.1387 set on Wednesday.

Jun 12, 2015, 12:49 PM IST

Asian shares turn higher as China rallies, dollar up

The dollar surged 0.6 percent against the Japanese currency to 122.36 yen, breaking above the 122 level for the first time since March 10 and reaching an eight-year peak. 

May 26, 2015, 12:25 PM IST

Dollar declines, gold up after soft US data

The dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of six major currencies, hit a more than three-month low.

May 14, 2015, 10:13 AM IST

Asian stocks at two-week lows, bond woes spread, dollar slips

Asian shares have fallen 3% after hitting a more than seven-year high on April. 29. On 6th May, MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan slipped 0.3%, while Australian stocks fell 1.5%.

May 06, 2015, 11:16 AM IST

German data lead Europe shares higher, dollar steadies

The Euro Stoxx index of euro zone shares was up 1 percent, retaking some of the ground lost in a decline last Wednesday, when a rising euro hit export-sensitive German stocks.

May 04, 2015, 18:15 PM IST

Gold price retains sharp gains; SPDR holdings at six-year low

Gold was trading near its highest in nearly a week on Monday, retaining sharp short-covering gains from the previous session, but the metal could be susceptible to losses, given weak investor sentiment and a strong dollar.

Dec 29, 2014, 13:55 PM IST

Gold holds close to seven-week high on safe: Haven demand

Gold was trading close to a seven-week peak on Wednesday as weakness in the dollar and global equities prompted investors to seek safety in the precious metal.

Dec 10, 2014, 11:09 AM IST

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