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Coming back to life: Euro bulls eye $1.20 and beyond

Financial markets may be in the process of repricing the world's most-traded exchange rate, with derivative contracts suggesting the euro could surge by as much as 6% against the dollar to $1.20 by year-end.

Take Five: Pump it up

福利网站"Rise and rise again until lambs become lions," runs an oft-quoted line from the 2010 film 'Robin Hood'. The motto is being taken seriously by all those merry men and maidens chasing shares in little-known or even bankrupt firms, using a mobile trading app called Robinhood.

After jolt, investors still see stocks as long-term bet

An interruption to a searing rally gave a jolt to equity investors who had been getting used to weeks of steadily rising U.S. stocks.

Column: Knives out for nickel market as restaurants close

福利网站The knives may be out for the nickel market.

Column: U.S. gasoline consumption rebounds, jet stays depressed

U.S. petroleum consumption is rebounding strongly, led by gasoline, as stay-at-home orders are lifted, but recovery in diesel has been erratic, and there is no sign of a return in jet fuel use yet.

Column: Japan's yen could offer a win-win for nervy investors

福利网站With no truly safe bets during a wild year for financial markets, there's now a hunt to cover all eventualities and Japan's yen could offer a peculiar twin role.

Daily Briefing: Reality check?

福利网站A week, it appears, is a long time in the world of financial markets. Hopes for a swift economic recovery, propelled by massive monetary and fiscal stimulus, have been replaced by fears over a resurgence in coronavirus infections -- wiping $3 trillion off the value of world stock markets.

Stock tumble gives brutal reminder of pandemic fear

A stock market that shook off the coronavirus pandemic, economic devastation and sky-high equity valuations was reminded of all three on Thursday, as Wall Street took its biggest dive in three months.

Caveat emptor! Argentine stocks soar as investors shrug off crises

Argentina's stocks are rocketing, outpacing equity market peers around the world in the second quarter as growing risk appetite has lured investors to the country's listed firms despite biting economic and debt crises.

Stock market rally of hope pauses as virus worries mount

The reality that the coronavirus crisis is far from over is threatening a blistering equity market rally that had taken some world indexes to fresh highs.

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Sterling sheds gains against dollar as Brexit, economy weigh

福利网站The pound shed early gains against a weaker dollar on Friday to be 0.6% lower on the day as a combination of stronger appetite for risk, unprecedentedly weak economic data and Brexit concerns weighed on the British currency.

Dollar gains vs yen, Swiss franc as U.S. stocks bounce back

Sterling on track to break longest winning streak versus dollar since 2018