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  • GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks slide as jobs data makes Fed move unclear Reuters - UK Focus - 1 hour 26 minutes ago

    Global equity markets tumbled and the dollar traded mixed on Friday after a U.S. jobs report for August kindled uncertainty over whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates in two weeks. Jobs increased by a less-than-expected 173,000 but this was offset by other aspects of the Labor Department report that were …

  • Early Redemption Business Wire - 1 hour 32 minutes ago

    LONDON--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Please be advised that the following issue has redeemed early: ISIN: XS1110362768 Issuer: Lloyds Bank Plc Call Date: 21st September 2015 Cash Amount: USD 31,455,000 Call Price: ...

  • Analysts' reactions to US non-farm payrolls report Sharecast - 1 hour 41 minutes ago

    (ShareCast News) - Weakness seen in manufacturing payrolls. This matches the decline in the ISM manufacturing index in August, as the headwind from a stronger US dollar and uncertainty on global growth ...

  • ECB support drags euro zone bond yields lower Reuters - UK Focus - 2 hours 22 minutes ago

    Euro zone bond yields fell further on Friday following a strong signal from the European Central Bank that it is willing to take further steps to shore up the currency bloc's economy. The ECB's dovish message on Thursday held the focus even as a U.S. jobs report kept alive prospects of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike …

  • (ShareCast News) - The euro continued to trade lower on Friday following dovish comments made by European Central Bank (ECB) president Mario Draghi.

  • (ShareCast News) - US stocks fell on Friday, after a monthly job report showed the US economy added less jobs than expected last month.

  • World financial leaders will agree to calibrate and communicate monetary policy carefully to avoid triggering capital flight, but will not call an expected U.S (Other OTC: UBGXF - news) . Many emerging market economies are concerned that when the U.S. Federal Reserve raises borrowing costs, investors will withdraw from …

  • The dollar stood mixed on Friday as data showing U.S. unemployment in August at its lowest since 2008 did little to clear away currency markets' uncertainties over whether the Federal Reserve will raise rates later this month.

  • Sterling fell to a three-month low against the dollar on Friday, hit by a raft of soft data out of the UK this week that has made investors more doubtful that the Bank of England will raise interest rates soon. The euro tends to do well during a risk-off environment as investors unwind risky carry trades, in which they …

  • World financial leaders will agree to calibrate and communicate monetary policy carefully to avoid triggering capital flight, but will not call an expected Federal Reserve rate rise a risk to growth, a draft communique showed on Friday. Many emerging market economies are concerned that when the U.S (Other OTC: UBGXF - …

  • Non-farm payrolls increased 173,000 in August as the manufacturing sector lost the most jobs since July 2013, after an upwardly revised 245,000 rise in July, the Labor Department said. It (Other OTC: ITGL - news) was the smallest gain in employment in five months although it was enough to nudge the unemployment rate down …

  • Federal Reserve set to raise interest rates and the European Central Bank mulling additional economic stimulus, the euro ought by rights to be falling against the dollar. In fact, as the charts show, the correlation between the euro/dollar exchange rate and the gap between U.S. and euro zone bond yields, which was the …

  • Federal Reserve is coming under pressure from emerging markets not to raise rates too soon as turmoil in China threatens global growth, but the G20 will not publicly call for any delay, delegates meeting in Turkey said on Friday. Slower growth in China and rising market volatility have boosted the risks to the global economy, …

  • Demand for German goods falls by more than 5pc in July, dampening momentum in Europe's largest economy

  • The dollar fell on Friday while demand for the safe-haven yen picked up as stocks weakened, with traders increasingly certain that a key U.S. jobs report due later is unlikely to push the Federal Reserve to raise rates. Traders said a non-farm payrolls report which is in line with expectations, or even a slightly better-than-expected …

  • ECB support drag euro zone bond yields lower Reuters - UK Focus - 8 hours ago

    Euro zone bond yields fell further on Friday following a strong signal from the European Central Bank that it is willing to take further steps to shore up the currency bloc's economy. The ECB's dovish message on Thursday outweighed any jitters over a U.S. jobs report later in the day that could determine whether the Federal …

  • Inflation in the euro zone may enter negative territory in the coming months but the European Central Bank will stick to its "steady hand" policy, ECB Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny said on Friday. "It (Other OTC: ITGL - news) is very possible that we in the euro area will in the next month or months get into …

  • Asia stocks down as US jobs come into focus

    Japanese stocks led most Asian shares lower on September 4, 2015, as the yen advanced with investors awaiting a key US jobs report later in the day and after the European Central Bank indicated it could ...

  • The dollar fell on Friday while demand for the safe-haven yen picked up as stocks weakened, with traders increasingly certain that a key U.S. jobs report due later is unlikely to push the Federal Reserve to raise rates. Traders said a non-farm payrolls report which is in line with expectations, or even a slightly better-than-expected …

  • ECB support drives euro zone bond yields lower Reuters - UK Focus - 11 hours ago

    Euro zone bond yields fell further on Friday following a strong signal from the European Central Bank that it is willing to take further steps to shore up the currency bloc's economy. The ECB's dovish message on Thursday outweighed any jitters over a U.S (Other OTC: UBGXF - news) . While the Fed has so far indicated …

  • Asia stocks down as US jobs come into focus

    Japanese stocks led most Asian shares lower on September 4, 2015, as the yen advanced with investors awaiting a key US jobs report later in the day and after the European Central Bank indicated it could ...

  • The European Central Bank has dispelled any thought that it might be complacent about the poor state of the euro zone economy. After its meeting on Thursday, Mario Draghi, the president, said economic growth was not as it had been hoped and inflation was not rising as predicted. Further, he pointed out that these new …

  • TOKYO/SYDNEY, Sept 4 (Reuters) - The dollar sank against the yen on Friday as the safe-haven Japanese currency gathered bids after Tokyo shares fell to a seven-month low in nervous trading ahead of U.S. jobs data due later in the day. The yen also surged against the euro, which came under broad pressure after the European …

  • SYDNEY/TOKYO, Sept 4 (Reuters) - The euro nursed losses on Friday, having come under broad pressure after the European Central Bank gave a sobering assessment of the euro zone economy and suggested it may have to beef up its already massive stimulus program. Traders in Asia may not take things much further ahead of U.S. …

  • The euro nursed losses early on Friday, having come under broad pressure after the European Central Bank gave a sobering assessment of the euro zone economy and suggested it may have to beef up its already massive stimulus program. Traders in Asia may not take things much further ahead of U.S. nonfarm payrolls due later …

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