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Canadian Dollar Awaits BOC Anticipated Rate Hike 2018-01-17 13:01

The Bank of Canada is widely expected to raise its benchmark interest rate by 25 basis points to 1.25 percent later in the day, with analysts expecting three hikes this year.

Crude prices mixed following a recent rise 2018-01-16 14:06

Crude oil prices were mixed after rising to their highest levels since December 2014

Wall street still on the rise as the dollar slumps 2018-01-15 11:23

Growth data from China this week will be closely watched, along with talks to form a coalition government in Germany, following signs of progress last week

Canadian Dollar Drops on NAFTA Concerns 2018-01-11 11:50

The Mexican peso and Canadian dollar added to declines prompted by a report that Canadian officials see rising odds the Trump administration will leave NAFTA.

Oil advanced on Signs of Massive Decline in U.S. Stockpiles 2018-01-10 11:23

Oil extended gains from the highest close in more than three years as U.S. industry data signalled crude stockpiles dropped an eighth week.

The yen strengthened after the BOJ trimmed bond purchases 2018-01-09 12:52

The yen jumped in early trading today after the Bank of Japan trimmed its buying of long-dated Japanese government bonds in market operations, helping to stoke speculation about a future exit from its massive stimulus policy.

Oil prices jumped on lower U.S. rig count, but below recent highs 2018-01-09 09:06

Last Friday, the surprisingly strong Canadian jobs data stoked speculation that interest rates in Canada could rise as early as next week and sent the local currency to a three-month peak.

OIL prices dip as doubts over surge emerge 2018-01-05 11:36

Oil prices fell on in the early trading away from highs last seen in 2015, as soaring production in the United States undermined the 10 percent rally from lows hit in December that was driven by tightening supply and political tensions in OPEC member

Oil at highest since mid-2015 amid Iran tensions 2018-01-04 12:23

Oil prices hit their highest in more than two and a half years during the early trading, touching levels not seen since before a slump in commodity markets in 2015, boosted by tensions in key producer Iran and by ongoing OPEC led output cuts.