Yen Weaker In Early Asia Ahead of Bank Of Japan Review

Investing.com - The yen headed weaker against the dollar in early Asia on Tuesday as the Bank of Japan gets set to unveil its latest policy views with the language on economic recovery seen as key for the currency's fortunes. USD/JPY changed hands at 110.92, up 0.01%, while AUD/USD traded a ...

Day Ahead: Top 3 Things to Watch

Investing.com - Here’s a preview of the top 3 things that could rock markets tomorrow Bank of Japan press conference The Bank of Japan is expected to leave its 10-year yield rate and policy rate unchanged at 0% and -0.1%, respectively, when it delivers its decision Tuesday following a two-day ...

Bitcoin Attempts To Defend $10,000; Ripple Falls 10% as Slide Resumes

Investing.com – Ripple’s XRP struggled to recover losses as the threat of regulation continued to weigh on sentiment, while bitcoin attempted to defend a key level but remained under pressure. The South Korean government said Monday it will propose a corporate and local income tax on the ...

Dow Jones Bags 140 Points as Senate Strikes Deal to End Shutdown

Investing.com – US stocks closed at record highs as investor appetite for riskier assets resumed after the Senate reached a deal to end the government shutdown. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed higher at 26214. The S&P 500 closed 0.81% higher, while the Nasdaq Composite closed a ...

Crude Oil Prices Settle Higher as Expectations For Continued Output Cuts Grow

Investing.com – Crude oil prices settled higher as rising Libyan oil output was offset by ongoing optimism that major oil producers would remain committed to the deal to curb production. On the New York Mercantile Exchange crude futures for March delivery rose 26 cents to settle at $63.57 ...

Gold Flat as US Government Shutdown Reportedly Nears End

Investing.com – Gold prices eased from highs as safe-haven demand fell following news that Senators may be near an agreement to end the government shutdown. Gold futures for February delivery on the Comex division of the New York Mercantile Exchange fell by $1, or 0.08%, to $1,332 a tro ...

Dollar Struggles Despite Senate Reportedly Reaching Deal to End Shutdown

Investing.com – The dollar recovered some of its losses against a basket of major currencies amid reports suggesting that the government secured enough support in the Senate to end the government shutdown. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a trade-weighted ...

Forex- Dollar Lower as Government Shutdown Weighs

Investing.com - The U.S. dollar remained lower against other major currencies on Monday, weakened by the the U.S. government shutdown. The U.S. government shutdown was in its third day after Democrats and Republicans failed to reconcile their differences over immigration legislation and pass ...

Europe Has Cryptocurrency Concerns, Eyes Regulation

Investing.com - South Korea and China aren't the only governments looking at greater regulation of cryptocurrencies.Though none have mentioned bans of any kind, France, Germany, Britain and the European Union are considering measures or already taking steps.The European Union is implementin ...

Natural Gas Futures Inch Higher to Start the Week

Investing.com - Natural gas futures edged higher to start the week on Monday, as market players monitored winter weather forecasts to gauge demand for the fuel. A weather system will track across the Midwest with areas of rain and snow through Jan. 27, but with only modest cooling, according t ...

Stocks- Wall Street Mixed as Investors Look Past Government Shutdown

Investing.com – Wall Street was mixed on Monday as the U.S. enters its third day of a government shutdown. The S&P 500 rose two and a half points or 0.09% to 2,812.72 as of 10:06 AM ET (15:06 GMT) while the Dow composite decreased 20 points or 0.08% to 26,050.81, and tech heavy NASDA ...

Crude Oil Prices Edge Lower in Cautious Trade

Investing.com - Crude oil prices edged lower on Monday, despite support from recent comments by Saudi officials, as traders were still assessing U.S. production levels. The U.S. West Texas Intermediate crude March contract was down 9 cents or about 0.14% at $63.22 a barrel by 10:00 a.m. ET (14:0 ...

U.S. Government Shutdown Credit Negative, No Current Risk to AAA Rating – Moody’s

Investing.com - The current government shutdown is a credit negative for the U.S. due to its disruption to the American economy, although it will have no immediate implications for the country’s triple-A rating, Moody’s noted in a report released on Sunday afternoon. The U.S. government shutdown en ...

USD/CAD Slips Lower Despite Weak Canadian Data

Investing.com - The U.S. dollar slipped lower against its Canadian counterpart on Monday, despite the release of downbeat Canadian data as the U.S. government shutdown continued to dampen demand for the greenback. USD/CAD was down 0.29% at 1.2457 by 09:30 a.m. ET (13:30 GMT). Statistics Canad ...

Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies Come under Renewed Selling Pressure

Investing.com - The price of digital currency bitcoin along with other cryptocurrencies came under renewed selling pressure on Monday as concerns over a regulatory crackdown continued to weigh. Bitcoin was trading at $10,514.00 by 08:55 AM ET (13:55 GMT) on the Bitfinex exchange, off an earlie ...

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