By Sinead Carew
U.S. stocks rose on Friday, with the Nasdaq set to post its first weekly gain in three weeks, helped by strength in technology stocks, while energy shares rebounded as oil prices rose.
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The Commodity Futures Trading Commission released its weekly Commitments of Traders report for the week ending June 20 on Friday.
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Expectations of UK interest rate hike spiked
GBP/USD surged earlier during the week, following bullish comments on an interest rate hike from the Bank of England chief economist Andy Haldane.
Haldane said he might join those calling for a rate rise in the coming...
The dollar fell against a basket of global currencies despite upbeat housing data on Friday easing worries about a slowdown in the housing market while investors awaited a flurry of comments from Fed officials.
The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a trade-weighted basket of six major currencies,...
By Sruthi Shankar
U.S. stocks were higher in early afternoon trading on Friday, with the Nasdaq set to post its first weekly gain in three weeks, helped by gains in technology stocks and a rebound in oil prices.
A rise in large-cap technology stocks, including Apple (O:AAPL), Facebook (O:FB) and Microsoft (O:MSFT), pushed up the...
Khandan – recorded the US dollar and other foreign currencies prices on Friday (23 / June / 2017) in the banking markets of Kurdistan region, prices listed below: –
Exchange of US $ 100 price of 125.25 thousand Iraqi dinars
exchange 100 euros price of 140.5 thousand dinars
exchange rate 100 pounds 158.500 reached thousand...
Dollar exchange rate in Iraqi banks
US $ 1 = 1,169.7000 Iraqi Dinar
IQD 1 = US $ 0.0009
Last Updated: Friday, June 23, 2017, 8:48 GMT Baghdad
Dollar exchange rate in the Iraqi market
100 $ - 124.950 IQD
By Kathy Lien, Managing Director of FX Strategy for BK Asset Management
Summer must be here because it was an extremely quiet day in the forex market. Aside from the Canadian dollar’s big move on the back of stronger retail sales, the EUR/USD was confined to a 40-pip range, GBP/USD to a 30-pip range and USD/JPY to a 50-pip range....
By Sinead Carew
Wall Street's major indexes were slightly higher on Thursday, boosted by healthcare stocks after Republicans unveiled a bill to repeal Obamacare and oil prices rose from multi-month lows and relieved some pressure on energy stocks.
The S&P healthcare index (SPXHC) was up 1.2 percent after hitting its fourth...