Greek election

A One-Two Punch from China and Greece

August 21, 2015

The dollar’s retreat was extended overnight, hitting a low of 1.1312 per euro. ¬†Against Thursday closing levels, the U.S. currency lost 0.6% against the kiwi and yen, 0.5% versus the euro, and 0.4% vis-a-vis the Swiss franc. ¬†The dollar, in contrast, is unchanged relative to the yuan and Australian dollar and shows gains of 0.4% […] More

Pacific Rim Share Prices Clobbered on Escalating Greek Crisis

May 16, 2012

Equities fell 3.2% in Hong Kong, 3.1% in South Korea, 2.4% in Australia, 2.2% in Taiwan, 1.8% in India, 1.6% in Singapore, Indonesia and China, and 1.1% in Japan.   The British Ftse and German Dax have lost 0.7% and 0.6%, but the Paris Cac is 0.7% firmer. Sterling reacted poorly to the Bank of England […] More