• Juventus revenues and losses rise in Ronaldo's 1st season
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    Juventus revenues and losses rise in Ronaldo's 1st season

    Juventus' revenues increased by more than 100 million euros in Cristiano Ronaldo's first season with the club but losses doubled due in part to the five-time Ballon d'Or winner's hefty transfer fee of 100 million euros and a salary of 31 million euros ($34 million). Revenues rose from

  • Hopes of US-China trade war resolution perk up stocks
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    Hopes of US-China trade war resolution perk up stocks

    European and US stock markets mostly advanced Friday, mirroring gains in much of Asia on hopes of progress in looming China-US trade talks, dealers said. The pound was mixed despite Britain claiming momentum in talks on a Brexit deal and European Commission chief Jean-Claude Juncker's apparent hint

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    EM ASIA FX-Asian currencies weaken as Fed dampens rate-cut view

    * Stronger dollar pressures Asian currencies * Indonesia, Taiwan rate decisions awaited * South Korean won declines most (Adds text, updates prices) By Shreya Mariam Job Sept 19 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies slipped on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve reined in market expectations of

  • Reuters

    EM ASIA FX-Asian currencies weaken as Fed dampens rate-cut view

    * Stronger dollar pressures Asian currencies * Indonesia, Taiwan rate decisions awaited * South Korean won declines most (Adds text, updates prices) By Shreya Mariam Job Sept 19 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies slipped on Thursday after the U.S. Federal Reserve reined in market expectations of

  • EU warns no-deal Brexit imminent if UK doesn't get serious
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    EU warns no-deal Brexit imminent if UK doesn't get serious

    The European Union's two top officials handling troublesome Brexit talks warned Wednesday the risk of a no-deal exit looms large unless British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's government swiftly offers concrete proposals. If that happens, "the consequences are much more serious, much more

  • Reuters

    EM ASIA FX-Most Asian currencies slip, Fed policy meeting in focus

    * S. Korean won loses most * Investors await Fed policy decision on Wednesday * Indian rupee, Indonesian rupiah face pressure from oil spike (Adds text, updates prices) By Shreya Mariam Job Sept 17 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies weakened on Tuesday against a stronger dollar, with the South Korean

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    EM ASIA FX-Most Asian currencies slip, Fed policy meeting in focus

    * S. Korean won loses most * Investors await Fed policy decision on Wednesday * Indian rupee, Indonesian rupiah face pressure from oil spike (Adds text, updates prices) By Shreya Mariam Job Sept 17 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies weakened on Tuesday against a stronger dollar, with the South Korean

  • Singapore keeps its spot as one of world's largest foreign exchange centres
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    Singapore keeps its spot as one of world's largest foreign exchange centres

    SINGAPORE (Sept 17): The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) announced that Singapore’s average daily foreign exchange (FX) trading volume has increased by 22% to reach an all-time high of US$633 billion ($871 billion) from US$517 billion in April 2016. With this, Singapore will keep its position

  • Reuters SG

    EM ASIA FX-Saudi attacks rattle Asia's oil-importing currencies as crude surges

    * Indian rupee declines the most * Korean won, Taiwan dollar firms in catch-up mode * Indonesian rupiah set for worst session in over 1 month (Adds text, updates prices) By Shreya Mariam Job Sept 16 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies weakened against the dollar on Monday, with net oil-importers taking

  • Reuters

    EM ASIA FX-Saudi attacks rattle Asia's oil-importing currencies as crude surges

    * Indian rupee declines the most * Korean won, Taiwan dollar firms in catch-up mode * Indonesian rupiah set for worst session in over 1 month (Adds text, updates prices) By Shreya Mariam Job Sept 16 (Reuters) - Most Asian currencies weakened against the dollar on Monday, with net oil-importers taking

  • Reuters SG

    RPT-Investors shun pound as Brexit concerns dominate

    Daniel Chambers, head of trading at Sequoia Capital Fund Management, has stopped trading the pound in his nearly $200 million systematic currency portfolio over the course of the year because of the Brexit headline risk. The pound has had a roller-coaster ride this year as the course of Brexit negotiations

  • Reuters

    RPT-Investors shun pound as Brexit concerns dominate

    Daniel Chambers, head of trading at Sequoia Capital Fund Management, has stopped trading the pound in his nearly $200 million systematic currency portfolio over the course of the year because of the Brexit headline risk. The pound has had a roller-coaster ride this year as the course of Brexit negotiations

  • Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust: Key Risks and When I Will Sell
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    Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust: Key Risks and When I Will Sell

    No investment is free of risk. Here are two specific risks I see in Frasers Logistics and Industrial Trust (SGX: BUOU).

  • Pound jumps on Brexit hopes as global stocks firm
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    Pound jumps on Brexit hopes as global stocks firm

    The British pound hit a seven-week high against the dollar Friday amid easing fears of a no-deal Brexit. Stock markets meanwhile won support after China said some US agricultural products including pork and soybeans would be exempt from added tariffs, ahead of trade talks between Beijing and Washington

  • Reuters SG

    Investors shun pound as Brexit concerns dominate

    Daniel Chambers, head of trading at Sequoia Capital Fund Management, has stopped trading the pound in his nearly $200 million systematic currency portfolio over the course of the year because of the Brexit headline risk. The pound has had a roller-coaster ride this year as the course of Brexit negotiations

  • Reuters

    Investors shun pound as Brexit concerns dominate

    Daniel Chambers, head of trading at Sequoia Capital Fund Management, has stopped trading the pound in his nearly $200 million systematic currency portfolio over the course of the year because of the Brexit headline risk. The pound has had a roller-coaster ride this year as the course of Brexit negotiations

  • Reuters

    EM ASIA FX-Asian currencies set to post weekly gains on trade hopes, ECB stimulus

    * Indonesian rupiah set to gain 1% this week * Strong data, lower oil prices support rupee * Thai baht, Philippine peso strengthen (Adds text, updates prices) By Shriya Ramakrishnan Sept 13 (Reuters) - Most emerging Asian currencies strengthened on Friday, as signs of progress in resolving the protracted

  • Reuters SG

    EM ASIA FX-Asian currencies set to post weekly gains on trade hopes, ECB stimulus

    * Indonesian rupiah set to gain 1% this week * Strong data, lower oil prices support rupee * Thai baht, Philippine peso strengthen (Adds text, updates prices) By Shriya Ramakrishnan Sept 13 (Reuters) - Most emerging Asian currencies strengthened on Friday, as signs of progress in resolving the protracted

  • ECB stimulus lifts stocks as euro rallies after initial stumble
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    ECB stimulus lifts stocks as euro rallies after initial stumble

    European stock markets rose on Thursday after the ECB unveiled a massive stimulus program and cut interest rates to goose a sluggish eurozone economy. The euro was volatile, dropping against the dollar in an initial reaction before recovering in late business. Elsewhere, US stocks pushed higher as

  • China tariff move cheers Wall Street
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    China tariff move cheers Wall Street

    Wall Street stocks edged higher Wednesday after China removed some US goods from its tariff list while in Europe stocks ended higher despite investors giving a lukewarm response to a takeover bid for the London Stock Exchange by its Hong Kong rival. News that US President Donald Trump had fired his

  • Pound resilient as Brexit plot thickens
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    Pound resilient as Brexit plot thickens

    The pound strengthened against both the dollar and the euro on Tuesday as investors took heart from legislation blocking a no-deal Brexit. Sterling also received a boost from stronger British economic growth than markets had been expecting and statistics showing unemployment at a 45-year low. This

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    EM ASIA FX-Most Asian currencies up as Powell signals further easing; China's yuan slips

    * China's central bank cuts RRR by 50 bps for all banks * S. Korean won leads gains * Taiwan dollar edges higher ahead of trade data (Adds text, updates prices) By Shriya Ramakrishnan Sept 9 (Reuters) - Most emerging Asian currencies strengthened against the dollar on Monday, as remarks from

  • Reuters SG

    EM ASIA FX-Most Asian currencies up as Powell signals further easing; China's yuan slips

    * China's central bank cuts RRR by 50 bps for all banks * S. Korean won leads gains * Taiwan dollar edges higher ahead of trade data (Adds text, updates prices) By Shriya Ramakrishnan Sept 9 (Reuters) - Most emerging Asian currencies strengthened against the dollar on Monday, as remarks from

  • US stocks surge on trade talk plans, pound strengthens more
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    US stocks surge on trade talk plans, pound strengthens more

    Global stocks mostly rose Thursday following news that the United States and China will resume high-level trade talks in October, although London shares fell as the pound continued to strengthen on the decreasing odds of a no-deal Brexit. Wall Street equities were especially buoyant, with major indices

  • Pound extends recovery amid Brexit drama
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    Pound extends recovery amid Brexit drama

    The pound rebounded further on Wednesday but its gains were capped as Brexit turmoil set the stage for a potential snap British election next month. Global stocks rose as well, with major indices surging higher as the city's leader Carrie Lam prepared to shelve a loathed extradition bill that had