* U.S. yields set for 2nd biggest weekly drop this year * Graphic: World FX rates in 2018 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh LONDON, March 23 (Reuters) - The Japanese yen raced to its highest level in more than 16 months and the Swiss franc surged on Friday as the ... ... lees verder

The Bank of England Interest Rate Decision was as expected and left rates unchanged at 0.5%. The BOE Minutes, BOE Quarterly Inflation Report and the Monetary Policy Statement were released at the same time. BOE Asset Purchase Facility was left unchanged ... ... lees verder

The Japanese currency was a clear winner across the FX space in Asia on the final trading day of this week, as escalating US-China trade tensions heighten the risks of a full-blown global trade war. Amidst market panic and uncertainty, the US dollar was ... ... lees verder

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices rose by around 1 percent on Friday, pushed up by Saudi plans for OPEC and Russian led production curbs introduced in 2017 to be extended into 2019 in order to tighten the market. The rise in oil prices defied global stock ... ... lees verder

Venezuela plans to remove three zeros off its battered currency. The largest bill in circulation, the 100,000 note, can hardly buy a cup of coffee.... read more... Published By: DW World - Today Toa Maoni yako hapa - Add your comment   Related News ... lees verder

SINGAPORE, March 23 (Reuters) - The yen hit a 16-month high against the dollar on Friday, while the Turkish lira skidded to a record low as rising global trade tensions triggered a bout of investor jitters. The yen rose amid talk of position unwinding by ... ... lees verder

Gold's firmness in the face of equity market weakness is impressive. It shined through on Wednesday after the Fed hiked interest rates. Supporting factors for gold are also favorable, immediate-term. The firmness we've observed in the gold market in recent ... ... lees verder