Currencies: Euro weakens as French election worries intensify

The euro weakened against the dollar on Friday after a terror attack in Paris left one policeman dead and two others injured just days before the first-round vote in the French presidential election......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 21st, 2017

Currencies: Dollar weakens versus major rivals

The U.S. dollar remained in negative territory against its major rivals on Tuesday despite better-than-expected October flash PMIs, as the euro found some support after initially weakening on eurozone data for the same month......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 24th, 2017

Currencies: Japanese yen slumps after Abe election victory

Japan’s currency falls as traders anticipate a further run of loose monetary policy and the euro was also under pressure ahead of this week’s monetary policy decision from the European Central Bank......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 23rd, 2017

Currencies: Dollar index hits 1-month high as Republican tax-plan details emerge

The greenback continued to rise on Wednesday, with a key dollar index jumping to its highest point in more than a month, riding a wave of appreciation helped by a weaker euro following last weekend’s German election......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 27th, 2017

Currencies: Dollar jumps to 1-month high vs. euro ahead of Yellen speech

The dollar climbed against most other currencies on Tuesday as traders continued to digest the German election and looked ahead to a speech on monetary policy from Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 26th, 2017

Currencies: Dollar rises vs. euro after German election results

The dollar marched higher against the euro Monday as investors absorbed the outcome of the German general election, which resulted in a win for Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative alliance, but with a sharp drop in support......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 25th, 2017

Currencies: Dollar retreats after release of Trump Jr. emails

The U.S. dollar weakens against the euro and trims its gains against t.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2017

Currencies: Dollar retreats after Trump Jr. releases emails with Russian lawyer

The U.S. dollar weakens against the euro and trims its gains against t.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 11th, 2017

"We Are Still In Crisis Mode" - Trader Warns Fed "Normalization" Will Expose Markets To Political Chaos

So as the week begins... Global equities are higher, fueled by Emmanuel Macron’s big win in France’s National Assembly election. The euro is virtually flat versus most major currencies as the election results were well anticipated by t.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 19th, 2017

Currencies: Dollar gains against pound, euro as U.K. election, ECB meeting pose some uncertainty

Broad measures of the U.S. dollar gained ground Wednesday, as the buck showed its most pronounced strength against European rivals ahead of the U.K. election and the European Central Bank policy meeting, both slated for Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 7th, 2017

Currencies: Dollar falls against yen as analysts see flight to safety due to geopolitical fears

The dollar loses ground against the yen on Tuesday, with analysts blaming the drop on a range of geopolitical worries, including a rift in the Mideast and two events on Thursday — the U.K. election and ex-FBI boss James Comey’s testimony......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 6th, 2017

Currencies: U.S. dollar rises against euro, Japanese yen

The U.S. dollar was mixed in early New York trade Monday, rising against the euro and the Japanese yen, though it was weaker against the pound ahead of the general election this week......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 5th, 2017

Currencies: Dollar weakens, pound volatile after latest poll on U.K. election

The U.S. dollar weakened against its major rivals on Wednesday, while the pound was volatile following conflicting reports about the support for U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May’s Conservative Party in the June 8 general election......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 31st, 2017

Bond Report: 2-year Treasury yield rises for fifth day in a row

Treasury yields edged up Tuesday after geopolitical concerns abated with anti-euro candidate Marine Le Pen’s defeat at the French Presidential Election runoff and new corporate supply weighed on demand for U.S. government paper......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 9th, 2017

French Election Soothes Sentiments: ETFs Likely to Benefit

Centrist candidate Macron's win in the French presidential election will likely boost Eurozone, France and Euro ETF in the coming days while other corners o.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMay 8th, 2017

EUR/USD – Euro Steady as Macron Wins Landslide Victory in French Election

The euro has edged lower in the Monday session, as the pair is currently trading at 1.0940. On Sunday, Emmanuel Macron easily defeated Marie Le Pen to win the French presidential election. It’s.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseMay 8th, 2017

FX Trading Week Ahead

FX Trading Week Ahead Global Overview Macron wins the French election but Euro fades. Tensions remain high in North Korea. Dollar mixed despite strong Non-Farm Payrolls re.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMay 8th, 2017

European Markets Muted After Macron Win

European stocks were little changed and the euro fell 0.3% in response to Emmanuel Macron’s victory in the French election, with the result largely as expected......»»

Category: topSource: wsjMay 8th, 2017

Win by French moderate Macron spurs rally in Asian markets

Asian shares climb, euro steady after centrist and EU supporter Emmanuel Macron wins French presidential election.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsMay 8th, 2017

Asian shares show relief over French moderate Macron"s win

Asian shares climb, euro steady after centrist and EU supporter Emmanuel Macron wins French presidential election.....»»

Category: topSource: abcnewsMay 8th, 2017

A sigh relief for Asian Share

Asian shares rose Monday after Emmanuel Macron, a centrist would-be reformer and supporter of the European Union, won the French presidential election. The euro, shared by France and .....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseMay 8th, 2017