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Dollar edged higher while the euro slipped

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The dollar edged higher against a basket of the other major currencies on Monday, holding close to Friday’s 10-week highs as investors around the globe remained cautious, while the euro slipped following weekend elections in Germany. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a basket of six major currencies, edged up 0.14% to 96.26 by 04:37 AM ET ...

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IronFX Announces Middle Eastern Big Investment


IronFX closes a new big investment of $100m from a Middle Eastern family office. IronFX’s deal occurred last week, making it the biggest institutional investment in the company.  The investment distribution splits in three transactions, with the first transaction as of now receives a regulatory approval. The investment to the company proved to be one of the most important, as ...

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Dollar treads water, Aussie edges up after RBA stands pat

The dollar, euro and yen treaded water on Tuesday in Asia, as the market was quiet with Tokyo on holiday and traders awaiting direction after the latest readings on global manufacturing activity failed to show clear economic trends. In Asia, the Australian dollar was the biggest mover in an otherwise sedate session, rising after the Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) ...

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Global stocks at two-month highs, dollar up; oil down for week

Stocks in major world markets rose to a two-month high on Friday and the dollar ticked up, boosted by views that the European Central Bank may provide more stimulus to the euro zone economy. Oil prices rose nearly 2 percent as traders covered short positions after four days of losses and the U.S. oil rig count fell for a seventh ...

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