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Forex - USD/JPY weekly outlook: March 24 - 28 The dollar slipped lower against the yen on Friday as fresh tensions between the West and Russia over Ukraine bolstered safe haven demand for the Japanese currency. USD... Read >>

Forex - Weekly outlook: March 24 - 28 The dollar eased against the other major currencies on Friday, after posting strong gains in the previous two sessions amid expectations that the Federal Reserve could... Read >>

CFTC Commitments of Traders - week ending March 18 The Commodity Futures Trading Commission released its weekly Commitments of Traders report for the week ending March 18 on Friday. Speculative positioning in the CME... Read >>

U.S. stocks edge lower on Ukraine concerns; Dow slips 0.17% U.S. stocks edged lower on Friday after the West slapped fresh sanctions on Russia and brewed fears a diplomatic solution to the standoff may be farther off on the... Read >>

Dollar falls on profit taking, though Fed rate hike concerns support The dollar moved lower against most major currencies due to profit taking on Friday, though ongoing expectations for the Federal Reserve to continue signaling when... Read >>

Gold gains as markets look past Yellen rate hike comments Gold prices gained as the dollar edged lower on Friday after markets priced in Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's Wednesday comments suggesting interest rate hikes... Read >>

Crude gains as West slaps fresh sanctions on Russia Crude prices firmed on Friday after the West slapped fresh sanctions on Russia for annexing Crimea, which sparked fears escalating geopolitical tensions may threaten... Read >>

Natural gas extends losses on spring weather, soft U.S. stockpile data Natural gas futures carried Thursday's losses into Friday, as investors bet seasonably mild weather typical of this time of year will curb demand for both heating and... Read >>

GBP/USD lower despite solid U.K. borrowing data The pound traded lower against the dollar on Friday, as investors shrugged off U.K. borrowing data and stuck with the greenback on expectations that monetary policy... Read >>

EUR/USD gains as investors price in Fed rate hike concerns The euro firmed against the dollar on Friday as expectations for benchmark interest rates to rise next year began to price into trading, giving investors appetite for... Read >>