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Dollar erases gains vs. yen, higher vs. euro

7/3/2013, 6:37 am from Investing.com in Investing, Forex and Currencies

Investing.com The dollar erased gains against the yen on Wednesday as concerns over political uncertainty in Portugal bolstered safe haven demand, offsetting speculation that the Federal Reserve… Read More

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Forex - USD/CHF edges lower as Fed speculation persists

7/3/2013, 6:36 am from Investing.com in Investing, Forex and Currencies

Investing.com The U.S. dollar edged lower against the Swiss franc on Wednesday, but remained supported as investors eyed the release of U.S. data later in the day, amid growing expectations for a… Read More

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Grain futures higher; Wheat rallies 2% after Egypt purchase

7/3/2013, 6:36 am from Investing.com in Investing, Forex and Currencies

Investing.com U.S. grain futures were broadly higher on Wednesday, with wheat prices rallying amid speculation top consumer Egypt will increase purchases of U.S. wheat in wake of recent selloffs.… Read More

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Silver futures move higher ahead of U.S. data

7/3/2013, 5:37 am from Investing.com in Investing, Forex and Currencies

Investing.com Silver futures were higher on Wednesday, as investors looked ahead to the release of key U.S. economic data to gauge the strength of the U.S. economy and the need for further… Read More

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U.K. services PMI rises to 27-month high of 56.9 in June

7/3/2013, 5:37 am from Investing.com in Investing, Forex and Currencies

Investing.com Service sector activity in the U.K. expanded at the fastest rate since March 2011 last month, easing concerns over the country's economic outlook, industry data showed on Wednesday.… Read More

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Forex - GBP/USD hits session highs after U.K. PMI

7/3/2013, 5:37 am from Investing.com in Investing, Forex and Currencies

Investing.com The pound rose to session highs against the dollar on Wednesday after data showed that service sector activity in the U.K. expanded at the fastest pace since March 2011 in June. GBP… Read More

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Euro zone retail sales jump 1% in May

7/3/2013, 5:36 am from Investing.com in Investing, Forex and Currencies

Investing.com Retail sales in the euro zone rose significantly more than expected in May, increasing for the first time in four months, official data showed on Wednesday. In a report, Eurostat… Read More

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Forex - NZD/USD lower on Chinese data, Fed speculation

7/3/2013, 4:37 am from Investing.com in Investing, Forex and Currencies

Investing.com The New Zealand dollar was lower against its U.S. counterpart on Wednesday, after the release of disappointing Chinese service sector data and as expectations for a near term end to… Read More

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Forex - Dollar rises to 5-week highs vs. yen

7/3/2013, 4:37 am from Investing.com in Investing, Forex and Currencies

Investing.com The dollar rose to five week highs against the yen on Wednesday, boosted by expectations that the Federal Reserve will start to unwind its bond buying program by the end of the year.… Read More

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Crude oil surges to 14-month high on Egypt turmoil

7/3/2013, 4:37 am from Investing.com in Investing, Forex and Currencies

Investing.com Crude oil futures rallied sharply on Wednesday to hit the highest level since May 2012, as concerns that political unrest in Egypt would spread to major oil producing countries in… Read More