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Dollar slumps after US jobs report disappoints NEW YORK: The dollar slumped on Friday, stung by a September US jobs report depicting slower hiring, which raised doubts the economy was strong enough for the Federal Reserve to raise US interest rates this year as had been widely anticipated. Losses for the dollar against the euro and Swiss franc topped 1 percent, and the dollar index was off nearly 1 percent after touching a low last seen on Sept. 24. Payrolls outside of farming rose by 142,000 last month and August figures were revised sharply lower to show only 136,000 jobs added in August, the Labor Department said on Friday. Economists had expected employers to have added 203,000 jobs in September, according to a Reuters poll. The data marked the smallest two-month gain in employment in over a year and could fuel fears that a China-led global economic slowdown may sap America's strength. "This is a weak report ...

C$ rallies on softer greenback, surging crude prices TORONTO: The Canadian dollar rallied to almost two-week highs on Thursday against a broadly weaker US dollar and US crude prices that surged more than 4 percent.Crude oil, a major Canadian export, jumped in part on worries about potential damage to oil installations from a hurricane headed for the US East Coast. Plunging crude prices have dragged the loonie down sharply over the last year and remains a significant driver for the currency.The US dollar, ...
US forex broker FXCM says it has been hacked NEW YORK: Online foreign exchange market broker FXCM said Thursday it had been hacked in an intrusion that saw money withdrawn from some customer accounts."At this time FXCM has identified a small number of unauthorized wire transfers from customer accounts," the company said in a statement.But it added that all the money has been returned to the raided accounts and the affected customers have been notified.FXCM said it had received an email from a hacker ...
Dollar gets jobs-data lift as euro sags NEW YORK: The dollar was up on Wednesday, rising with global stock markets and getting lift from private-sector jobs data bolstering bets a hike in US interest rates will come in 2015, while the euro fell back on a report euro zone inflation had turned negative. US private employers added 200,000 jobs in September, beating forecasts and hinting jobs growth may be sufficient for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates later this year, according ...
C$ hurt by retreat in crude prices TORONTO: The Canadian dollar flirted with 11-year lows against its US counterpart on Monday as volatile crude oil prices took a negative turn, at one point falling more than 2 percent on worries over weak global demand.The price of crude, a major Canadian export, has plunged by more than half in the last year, dragging the loonie along some 20 percent in that time.At 9:56 a.m. EDT (1356 GMT), the Canadian dollar was trading at ...
C$ softens after retail sales, cracks C$1.33 TORONTO: The Canadian dollar retreated against its US counterpart on Wednesday, following domestic retail sales figures for July that came in slightly below expectations.Canadian retail sales rose for the third month in a row in July, up 0.5 percent, fueled by new car and clothing sales.The rise was in line with economists polled by Reuters, but sales were flat and below expectations when automotive figures were excluded. Volumes were also weaker than the headline, while ...
Dollar slips vs. euro after ECB's Draghi strikes less dovish tone NEW YORK: The US dollar slipped against the euro on Wednesday after the head of the European Central Bank said the ECB needed more time to assess whether to boost its stimulus program, confounding some who were expecting a more dovish tone. ECB President Mario Draghi said the bank was ready to act but needed more evidence to see if the emerging market slowdown, the euro's firming and the fall in commodity prices would hijack ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,798.49 0.08
Arrow Nasdaq 5,127.52 0.22
Arrow S&P 2,090.11 0.06
Arrow FTSE 6,375.15 0.28
Arrow DAX 11,293.76 0.24
Arrow CAC-40 4,930.14 0.32
Arrow Nikkei 19,883.94 0.30
Arrow H.Seng 22,068.32 1.87
Arrow Sensex 26,128.20 0.65

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