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Asian markets mixed after Wall Street sinks again

Asian stock markets were mixed Friday as traders looked ahead to data on U.S. employment costs that might influence Federal Reserve decisions on planned interest rate hikes.

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The U.S. dollar is soaring as Fed readies interest rate hikes — Here’s why DXY has more room to rally

U.S. dollar bulls wake up after Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell signals a more aggressive round of rate rises may be in the offing.

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These 11 arguments will define ‘titanic battle’ between stock market bulls and bears as Fed lifts rates

A “titanic battle” between stock-market bulls and bears looms as the Federal Reserve prepares to lift interest rates, says Deutsche Bank's Alan Ruskin.

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Asian markets tumble after Fed says rates will rise ‘soon’

Asian stock markets tumbled by unusually wide margins Thursday after the Federal Reserve indicated it plans to start raising interest rates soon to cool inflation.

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Fed will raise its policy interest rate above the inflation rate ‘sooner rather than later,’ says ex-governor Quarles who resigned last month

The Federal Reserve will raise its policy rate above the inflation rate 'sooner rather than later,' said former Gov. Randal Quarles on Tuesday.

Ticker Name Last Chg Chg %
EURUSD Euro 1.11 0.0000 0.00%
USDJPY Japanese Yen 115.23 -0.14 -0.12%
GBPUSD British Pound 1.34 0.0006 0.04%
AUDUSD Australian Dollar 0.70 -0.0047 -0.67%
DXY U.S. Dollar Index (DXY) 97.24 -0.02 -0.02%
BUXX WSJ Dollar Index 90.81 0.07 0.08%

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Asian markets mixed in slow trading ahead of Fed meeting

Asian shares were mixed in muted trading Wednesday as many investors stayed on the sidelines ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve meeting that will indicate how aggressive it will be in fighting inflation.

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IMF urges El Salvador to end bitcoin’s legal tender status as the crypto loses half of its value since November

The International Monetary Fund’s executive board urges El Salvador to narrow the scope of its Bitcoin law by terminating the cryptocurrency’s legal tender status, as bitcoin lost half of its value from its record high in ...

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Asian shares decline despite Wall Street’s comeback amid omicron, Fed, Ukraine jitters

Asian shares skidded Tuesday following a volatile day on Wall Street. Inflation-fighting measures from the Federal Reserve and the possibility of conflict between Russia and Ukraine are overhanging markets.

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How a Russian invasion of Ukraine could trigger market shock waves

Investors are beginning to pay attention to the threat of a Russian invasion of Ukraine. Here's what the crisis could mean for global financial markets..

Ruble reaches lowest since Nov. 2020 on concerns over war and sanctions

The Russian ruble fell Monday to the lowest level since Nov. 2020 on concerns the country will invade Ukraine and trigger U.S. sanctions. One ruble fetched as low as 0.012774 dollars, down from $0.012888.

Ticker Name Last Chg Chg %
BTCUSD Bitcoin USD 37258.51 1,036 2.86%
ETHEUR Ethereum EUR 2221.08 103.44 4.88%
LTCUSD Litecoin USD 107.81 2.75 2.62%
XRPUSD XRP USD 0.61 0.0093 1.56%
BCHUSD Bitcoin Cash USD 291.43 6.33 2.22%
XMRUSD Monero USD 145.78 4.21 2.97%