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Dollar broadly lower vs. rivals as U.S. optimism fades " The dollar was broadly lower against the other major currencies on Friday, optimism following the announcement of U.S. budget deal to raise the debt ceiling and avert a... Read >>

Forex - GBP/USD edges higher amid U.S. shutdown concerns " The pound edged higher against the U.S. dollar on Friday, as concerns over the economic consequences of the U.S. government shutdown continued to weigh on demand for the... Read >>

European stocks open higher on China GDP; Dax up 0.15% " European stocks opened higher on Friday, supported by upbeat Chinese economic growth data, although concerns over the effects of the two week U.S. government shutdown... Read >>

Crude oil futures rise as markets wait for U.S. data " Crude oil futures edged higher during early European trading hours on Friday, as investors turned to next week's U.S. data amid growing concerns over the consequences of the... Read >>

Forex - Euro hits 7-1/2 month highs against weaker dollar " The euro edged up to a seven and a half month high against the U.S. dollar on Friday, as investors focused on the economic impact of the U.S. government shutdown, dampening... Read >>

Asian stocks mostly higher, but Nikkei lower after Chinese data " Most Asian bourses traded higher Friday following a spate of mixed economic data reports out of regional giant China. In Asian trading Friday, Japan's Nikkei 225 fell 0.22%... Read >>

Forex - NZD/USD pressured by profit-taking, Chinese data " The New Zealand dollar traded lower against its U.S. rival Friday on some profit taking and due to some disappointing data out of China. In Asian trading Friday, NZD USD fell... Read >>

Forex - AUD/USD lower after China data " The Australian dollar traded lower against its U.S. counterpart during Friday's Asian session following the release of some critical Chinese data points. In Asian trading... Read >>

Forex - Dollar broadly higher despite hopes of ongoing easing " The U.S. Dollar traded higher against most of its major rivals during Friday's Asian session despite increased hopes that the Federal Reserve will keep in place its... Read >>

Oil trades slightly higher as traders fret about U.S. data " Oil futures traded slightly higher during Friday's Asian, although traders appeared pensive that the recent U.S. government shutdown will weigh on oil demand and prices in the... Read >>