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Easter Monday: U.S. Will Be One of the Few Countries Open Today

April 18, 2022

The Easter Monday holiday is being observed today in the U.K., Germany, France, Italy, Spain, the Netherlands, Portugal, Greece, Switzerland, Brazil, Hong Kong, Australia, New Zealand, Canada, Argentina, Peru, and Mexico. Share prices closed down by 1.1% in Japan, 2.0% in India, 0.6% in Indonesia and Taiwan, 0.5% in Malaysia and 1.0% in Singapore. U.S. […] More

More Evidence of Economic Recovery, Reviving Inflation, and Persistent Covid

April 16, 2021

Friday finds the dollar a touch softer, with overnight dips of 0.3% against the Swiss franc and kiwi, 0.15% relative to the U.S. currency’s weighted index, and 0.1% vis-a-vis the euro. The dollar also has firmed 0.6% against the Turkish lira, 0.2% versus the loonie and 0.1% against the yen and Australian dollar. The 10-year […] More

Anxiety Surrounding Summit of EU Leaders in Brussels

October 18, 2012

The dollar strengthened 0.4% against the yen but weakened 0.2% relative to the yuan.  Otherwise, the greenback is unchanged from the close on Wednesday against the Swiss franc, kiwi, sterling and loonie.  It is up 0.1% against the euro but down 0.1% versus the Australian dollar. As EU leaders gather for a two-day summit in […] More