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29 May 2017, 13:18

US Dollar Trades Lower Against Majors

OTTAWA (Alliance News) – The US dollar traded lower against its major counterparts in the European session on Monday amid…

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Markets

29 May 2017, 11:59

European Markets Retreat At Midday As Italian Bank Shares Decline

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – European stocks were subdued on Monday as oil extended last week’s drop and Italian banks came…

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Markets

29 May 2017, 11:56

Asian Shares End Mostly Lower After North Korea Missile Test

CANBERA (Alliance News) – Asian stocks fluctuated before closing mostly lower on Monday after leaders of the G7 group of…

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Forex

29 May 2017, 9:23

Yen Falls Against Most Majors

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The Japanese yen weakened against most major currencies in the early European session on Monday. The…

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Forex

29 May 2017, 8:13

Canadian Dollar Falls As Oil Prices Weaken

CANBERA (Alliance News) – The Canadian dollar drifted lower against its most major counterparts in the Asian session on Monday…

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Markets

29 May 2017, 7:43

European Shares Seen Higher At Open Amid Holidays In UK And US

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – European stocks are likely to open a tad higher on Monday, although trading volumes are likely…

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Markets

26 May 2017, 20:38

Biotechnology Stocks Seeing Notable Weakness In Late-Day Trading

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Most of the major sectors are showing only modest moves during trading on Friday, although notable…

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Markets

26 May 2017, 19:50

Railroad Stocks Showing Strong Move To The Upside

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Despite the lack of direction being shown by the broader markets, railroad stocks have shown a…

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Commodities

26 May 2017, 19:49

Crude Oil Trims Weekly Losses As Rig Boom Slows

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures rose Friday, as industry data showed the pace of increases in the US…

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Forex

26 May 2017, 19:27

Dollar Mixed Heading Into Long Holiday Weekend

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – The dollar is turning in a mixed performance Friday afternoon, as investors prepare for a long…

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Commodities

26 May 2017, 19:05

Gold Adds To Monthly Gains Despite Rate Hike Expectations

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures rose Friday, extending weekly gains on worries the North Korea conflict will intensify. President…

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London Stock Market comment

26 May 2017, 17:13

LONDON MARKET CLOSE: Sterling Slump Rounds Off Solid Week For Stocks

LONDON (Alliance News) – Stocks enjoyed a strong end to the week on Friday, ending higher as London’s blue-chip index…

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Markets

26 May 2017, 17:06

European Markets Finished Mixed As Automakers Struggle

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – The European markets ended Friday’s session with mixed results. Energy and automakers were under pressure at…

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Markets

26 May 2017, 15:42

Stocks Nearly Flat Following Recent Winning Streak – US Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Stocks are showing a lack of direction in morning trading on Friday after closing higher for…

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Forex

26 May 2017, 15:03

Dollar Mixed Following US Consumer Sentiment Index

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – After the release of the University of Michigan’s Consumer Sentiment survey report for May at 10.00…

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Forex

26 May 2017, 14:55

Dollar Climbs Ahead Of US Consumer Sentiment Index

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – University of Michigan’s Consumer Sentiment survey report for May will be published at 10.00 am ET…

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Forex

26 May 2017, 14:22

Dollar Advances After Upward Revision To US GDP Data

CANBERA (Alliance News) – The US dollar climbed against its major rivals in the European session on Friday, as the…

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Markets

26 May 2017, 13:45

Falling Oil Threatens Energy Sector — Canadian Commentary

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Canadian stocks are poised to end the week on the back foot Friday, as falling crude…

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Forex

26 May 2017, 13:34

Dollar Advances Further Following US Durable Goods Orders, GDP Data

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – Following the release of the US durable goods orders for April and second estimate of GDP…

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Forex

26 May 2017, 13:25

Dollar Rises Ahead Of US Durable Goods Orders, GDP Data

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The US durable goods orders for April and second estimate of GDP data for the first…

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Commodities

26 May 2017, 13:07

Oil Falls As Markets Yawn At OPEC Extension

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Crude oil futures continued to fall Friday morning after significant losses in the previous session. Markets…

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Commodities

26 May 2017, 12:59

Gold Jumps To Monthly High Ahead Of GDP

WASHINGTON (Alliance News) – Gold futures rose to a monthly high Friday morning, boosted by safe haven demand ahead of…

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Markets

26 May 2017, 12:16

Future Trends Suggest Subdued Opening For Street

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – OPEC output cut extension, expectation of an anemic GDP update as well as disappointing global cues…

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London Stock Market comment

26 May 2017, 12:13

LONDON MARKET MIDDAY: Pound Slide Helps FTSE 100 To New Record High

LONDON (Alliance News) – Sterling weakness was helping to boost London’s stock market heavyweights at midday on Friday, despite a…

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Markets

26 May 2017, 11:37

European Markets Mixed At Midday After OPEC Disappointment

BRUSSELS/FRANKFURT/PARIS (Alliance News) – European stocks are mixed in trading at midday Friday following disappointment that Thursday’s OPEC meeting failed…

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Companies

26 May 2017, 11:17

TOP NEWS SUMMARY: Tory Lead Over Labour Narrows Ahead Of UK Election

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following is a summary of top news stories Friday.———-COMPANIES———-Intertek Group’s revenue rose in the first…

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Markets

26 May 2017, 10:35

WINNERS & LOSERS SUMMARY: Restaurant Group Up As Sunshine Aids Pubs

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following stocks are the leading risers and fallers within the main London indices on Friday.———-FTSE…

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Markets

26 May 2017, 10:35

WINNERS & LOSERS SUMMARY: Restaurant Group Up As Sunshine Aids Pubs

LONDON (Alliance News) – The following stocks are the leading risers and fallers within the main London indices on Friday.———-FTSE…

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Forex

26 May 2017, 10:28

Swiss Franc Rises Against Most Majors

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) – The Swiss franc strengthened against most major currencies in the European session on Friday. The Swiss…

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Forex

26 May 2017, 10:12

US Dollar Declines Against Most Majors

OTTAWA (Alliance News) – The US dollar slipped against its most major rivals in early European deals on Friday. The…

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