Tag Archives: dollar

Gold Dollar investors concerns pandemic shares

Gold shines on falling dollar, yields; pandemic cost concerns drag on share...

08 August, 2020 9:45 am 9:45 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Gold scaled a new high on Wednesday as a weaker dollar and falling bond yields burnished its safe-haven appeal, while shares were mostly lower as investors baulked at the ballooning cost of the coronavirus pandemic. Risk assets such as equities have surged in recent months on massive policy stimulus from central banks … Read More

Dollar, equities gain on upbeat manufacturing data

08 August, 2020 9:31 pm 9:31 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar rallied and equity markets rose on Monday as investors welcomed upbeat manufacturing data from around the world and as Microsoft’s pursuit of TikTok’s US operations bolstered the red-hot technology sector. Gold prices retreated from a record high after some profit-taking and the dollar’s strengthening, though concerns about the coronavirus’ … Read More

Asian stocks set to rise on Big Tech surge, dollar slides

07 July, 2020 8:38 am 8:38 am

BEIJING (Reuters) – Asian equities were set to rise on Friday after shares of Apple (AAPL.O), Amazon (AMZN.O) and Facebook (FB.O) surged in extended trading on Thursday, with Alphabet (GOOGL.O) also climbing, while the US dollar continued to slide. The Big Tech quartet reported quarterly earnings on the same day for the first time ever, … Read More

Gold dollar dollar loses value scale

Gold hits record, gets more precious as dollar loses value

07 July, 2020 9:30 am 9:30 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Gold hurtled to record peaks on Tuesday before the sheer scale of its gains drew a burst of profit taking, which lifted the dollar from two-year lows and curbed early equity gains. The precious metal had stormed almost $40 higher at one point to reach $1,980 an ounce, only for a wave … Read More

euro gold embattled dollar Asian 21-month peak

Euro, gold on a high as the dollar breaks down

07 July, 2020 8:20 am 8:20 am

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Financial markets greeted Friday with a number of milestones as the euro celebrated a 21-month peak against an embattled dollar, while Asian equities paused short of a six-month top and gold neared its highest on record. For once, currencies have dominated trading as a deal on a European Union recovery plan shot … Read More

Dollar , gains , upbeat , US , retail , sales , data

Dollar gains after upbeat US retail sales data

06 June, 2020 2:54 pm 2:54 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar gained on Tuesday after a record increase in US retail sales in May after two straight months of declines, reinforcing a growing belief that the worst may be over for the world’s largest economy. The US currency turned positive against the yen after the data, while the euro hit … Read More

highest level Dollar US dollar history Pakistani rupee interbank investment debtdollar US dollar KSe PSX pakistan Stock Exchange KSEinterbank US dollar dollar paisa open market

US dollar reaches the highest level in history against Pakistani Rupee

03 March, 2020 12:18 pm 12:18 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The US dollar continued its impressive run against the Pakistani Rupee as the dollar value increased by Rs0.87 at interbank reaching the highest level in history at Rs168 on Friday. The value of the US dollar has been rising against PKR for the past four days, USD rose to Rs162 after … Read More

dollar Asia Coronavirus unemployment filings Asian Stocks pandemic stimulus combat

Asia shares rise on more stimulus hopes but dollar loses steam

03 March, 2020 8:30 am 8:30 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – Asian stocks rose on Friday as investors wagered policymakers will roll out more stimulus measures to combat the coronavirus pandemic after U.S. unemployment filings surged to a record. MSCI’s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan rose 1.2%. Australian shares gave up gains to fall 1.09%, but Japan’s Nikkei rose 1.44%. E-Mini … Read More

Rupee Dollar US dollar highest level currency SBPUS Dollar dollar pakistani rupees KSE KSE index points market interbank 156.35

US dollar hits highest level of country’s history against Pakistani Rupee

03 March, 2020 3:03 pm 3:03 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – US dollar hits highest level of country’s history against Pakistani Rupee as Pakistan’s central bank lost its clutch on the US dollar as it appreciated to Rs166.13—its highest ever on Thursday. The value of the US dollar against the rupee rose Rs4.53 to Rs166.13 in the interbank market. The dollar rate … Read More

Dollar KSE-100 900 points Karachi stock market rupeedollar, US dollar,

Dollar continues to soar as KSE-100 dives over 900 points

03 March, 2020 1:17 pm 1:17 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Dollar continued to soar as the stocks in Pakistan are taking a hammering once again on Thursday, with the benchmark KSE-100 index down more than 900 points. The US dollar reached Rs159 after an Rs1 increase in the interbank after continuous increase on fourth day. On the other hand, stocks endured … Read More

highest level Dollar US dollar history Pakistani rupee interbank investment debtdollar US dollar KSe PSX pakistan Stock Exchange KSEinterbank US dollar dollar paisa open market

US dollar reaches Rs157.75 after Rs1.17 hike in interbank

03 March, 2020 12:04 pm 12:04 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The US dollar climbed Rs3.51 within two days in interbank as the dollar reached Rs157.75 after Rs1.17 increase in the interbank on Tuesday. The rupee witnessed pressure today after a period of relative calm for the past six months, as it fell by Rs3.51 against the dollar to Rs157.75 in the … Read More

KSE shares index Pakistan stock exchange slips below barsih note points gold prices dollar inter bank open marketKSE-100 index market trading 830 points Pakistan Stock Exchange Karachi market

KSE-100 index plunging 846.93 points as index slips below 40,000

02 February, 2020 10:28 pm 10:28 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSE) began another week on a bearish note on Monday, with the KSE-100 index plunging 846.93 points as the index slipped below 40,000. The KSE-100 index plunging 846.93 points (2.16 per cent) as analysts pointed to a need for fiscal adjustment and the market reacted to the … Read More

Merkel Sterling weekly dollar

Merkel protegee Kramp-Karrenbauer won’t run for chancellor

02 February, 2020 5:47 pm 5:47 pm

BERLIN (Reuters) – The woman who had been expected to become Germany’s next chancellor has decided not to run for the top job, a source in her Christian Democratic party (CDU) said on Monday, throwing into confusion the race to succeed Angela Merkel. Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer is CDU leader and a protegee of the chancellor but … Read More

dollar ,global ,markets ,. economic data ,Chinese President, Xi Jinping ,Donald Trump ,US-Sino trade war

Dollar, global shares gain as trade worries linger

11 November, 2019 11:02 pm 11:02 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar gained and global equity markets rose on Friday on upbeat US economic data while amicable messages from Chinese President Xi Jinping and US President Donald Trump helped ease recent tensions over the prolonged US-Sino trade war. Government bond yields rose as US manufacturing output accelerated in November to its … Read More

Dollar back foot US service Survey survey fans recession worries

Dollar on back foot after US service sector survey fans recession worries

10 October, 2019 8:50 am 8:50 am

TOKYO (Reuters) – The dollar stepped back on Friday after a soft US service sector survey inflamed worries that pressure from US trade disputes with China and other countries could spill over into the broader US economy and eventually tip it into a recession. The dollar index =USD fell to 98.816, shedding about 0.9% after … Read More