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Moody’s sees 3 Fed rate hikes in 2018

Comments out on Bloomberg now 6 Dec 2017, from Moody’s APAC chief creddit officer Taylor So far, central banks in Asia have hinted at possible rate hikes in the next year and the markets are also expecting some hikes to come from Malaysia, Taiwan, and Thailand. Copyright 2015 Forexlive.com

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Germany Markit Nov construction PMI 53.1 vs 53.3 prev

Germany Markit Nov construction PMI data just out 6 Dec Says Markit: –  Drop in civil engineering activity weighs on overall industry performance –  Rates of expansion in employment and purchasing activity ease Germany’s construction upturn showed signs of losing momentum in November, as growth in total industry activity eased to a ten-month…

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Nikkei 225 extends fall on the day, now down 2.06%

The main index in Tokyo is dipping towards the 22,000 level All sectors are down today, and that’s dragging the Nikkei down. Yesterday, US stocks all turned in the day in the red with the S&P500, Nasdaq, and DJI all ending the day lower. And it’s continuing here in Asia as well as the Hang…

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FX option expiries for the NY cut

What’s on the board so far today : 1.1795 (EUR 568m), 1.1825 (702m), 1.1900 (428m) EUR/USD : 111.75 (USD 760m), 112.00 (598m), 112.30 (508m), 112.75 (916m) USD/JPY : 1.3500 (GBP 316m), 1.3550 (254m) Copyright 2015 Forexlive.com