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15 Okt 2007

UK gilts flat at start of busy data week

British gilts were little changed in early trade on Monday, steadying after their sharp fall last week as the market awaited a busy week on the economic data front. ...

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15 Okt 2007

EURUSD: Stuck between a rock and a hard place

As luck would have it, both good and bad news hurts the USD these days. ...

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15 Okt 2007

US: The consumer is not death, long live the consumer

Retail sales rose by 0.6% M/M and 5% Y/Y in September, following a 0.3% M/M and 3.8% Y/Y in August. ...

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15 Okt 2007

Heading for the G7

The US dollar tried to rise on the better than expected US retail sales number (+0.6% M/M and +5% Y/Y in September), but this rebound from 1.4180 to the 1.4160 zone was blocked off soon enough. ...

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11 Okt 2007

The US dollar continued its slide against the Euro

The US dollar continued its slide against the Euro, but garnered some strength against the yen as the market looks towards an additional Fed rate cut by year end. ...

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11 Okt 2007

Federal Funds Rate Cut is Certain, Timing is Uncertain in Uncertain Environment

The Fed is expected to ease monetary policy in the months ahead but the timing is not certain. ...

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