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Loonie Climbs After Canada Jobs Data

Following the release of Canada jobs data for January at 8:30 am ET Friday, the loonie advanced against its major rivals. The loonie was trading at 82.85 against the yen, 0.9408 against the aussie, 1.3249 against the greenback and 1.5041 against the euro around 8:31 am ET. The material has been provided by InstaForex Company…

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Indonesia Trade Data On Tap For Monday

Indonesia will on Monday release January figures for imports, exports and trade balance, highlighting a light day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. In December, imports were worth $15.28 billion and exports were at $14.18 billion for a trade deficit of $1.1 billion. Malaysia will provide December data for industrial production, manufacturing production and unemployment. In November,…

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Dollar Continues To Exhibit Strength

The U.S. dollar has gained in strength this week on safe haven appeal, amid rising worries about global growth and uncertainty about a U.S.-China trade deal ahead of the March 1 deadline. The Dollar Index, currently up 0.13%, at 96.41, has gained more than 1.1% in the week, its biggest weekly gain in nearly six…

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Treasuries Extend Upward Move Amid Concerns About Trade

Extending the notable upward move seen over the course of the previous session, treasuries saw some further upside during trading on Friday. Bond prices moved higher early in the session and remained firmly positive throughout the day. As a result, the yield on the benchmark ten-year note, which moves opposite of its price, dipped 2…

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Crude Oil Futures Settle Slightly Higher

Crude oil prices settled slightly higher on Friday, despite concerns about possible drop in energy demand in the near term due to global economic slowdown. Traders were weighing possible drop in demand for crude and recent data showing higher crude output in the U.S. The OPEC-driven production cuts and the U.S. sanctions on Venezuela’s oil…

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Gold Futures End Higher On Safe Haven Appeal

Gold futures settled higher on Friday, as global growth worries prompted traders to shun riskier investments like equities and seek the safe haven asset. The dollar’s continued strength limited gold’s upside. Downward revision in growth forecasts for the Euro area by the European Commission and the Bank of England and rising worries about U.S.-China trade…

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Hungary Trade Surplus Falls In December

Hungary’s foreign trade surplus decreased in December from a year ago, as imports grew at a faster pace than exports, preliminary figures from the Hungarian Central Statistical Office showed on Friday. The trade surplus shrank to EUR 398 million in December from EUR 571 million in the corresponding month last year. The expected surplus was…