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Sterling up on UK GDP, eyes first weekly rise in four LONDON: Sterling rose against the dollar on Friday after figures showed the UK economy met expectations and grew at a healthy pace, providing a relief for those worried that weakness overseas could be a drag on activity. The pound moved further above $1.60 and on a broader trade-weighted basis was on track for its first weekly rise in four. Britain's economy grew by 0.7 percent in the third quarter, down from 0.9 percent the quarter before but in line with economists' expectations, preliminary figures showed on Friday. That put annual growth at 3.0 percent, also down slightly but among the fastest rates in the developed world, prompting British finance minister George Osborne to tweet: "The UK is leading the pack in an increasingly uncertain global economy." "This should calm fears for now that the slowdown in Europe and deflation fears around the globe are not such an immediate threat to ...

Polish zloty inches up after central bank chief's comments BELGRADE: Poland's zloty firmed slightly on Friday afternoon after the central bank chief said the currency was slightly undervalued, providing a boost to central and eastern Europe's largest economy.Asked by reporters if he saw the zloty as slightly undervalued, Marek Belka said: "Yes.""It is a stimulus for the economy," he added.The zloty, which hit 15-month lows against the dollar on Thursday, was bid at 3.3273 to the dollar by 0138 GMT, compared with 3.3424 at ...
Sterling up on UK GDP, eyes first weekly rise in four LONDON: Sterling rose on Friday after figures showed the UK economy slowing but in line with forecasts and still growing at a healthy pace, a relief for those worried that weakness overseas could be a heavier drag on activity. The pound moved further above $1.60 and on a broader trade-weighted basis was on track for its first weekly rise in four. Britain's economy grew by 0.7 percent in the third quarter, down from 0.9 percent ...
Polish zloty hovers around 15-month lows against the dollar BELGRADE: Poland's zloty hovered around 15-month lows against the dollar, little changed from Thursday, when minutes of October's central bank meeting showed bank policymakers were inclined to cut interest rates quickly and deeply in coming months.Central and Eastern European currencies were stable against the euro, which gained support from data showing euro zone business growth has picked up unexpectedly this month.Markets will be watching a meeting in Warsaw where David Lipton, the first deputy director ...
Rouble weakens to new all-time low of over 42 rbls/dlr MOSCOW: Russia's rouble weakened to a new all-time low of 42.01 roubles per dollar on the Moscow Exchange on Friday, hurt by risk aversion linked to an upcoming review of Russia's debt rating by Standard and Poor's and weaker oil prices. The rouble has been pressured for months by falling oil prices, Western sanctions over the Ukraine crisis and strong demand for dollars from Russian firms shut out of international capital markets.Copyright Reuters, 2014 ...
Euro dips ahead of banks' stress test results, sterling firm LONDON: The euro slipped against the yen on Friday, with investors cautious ahead of the results on Sunday of stress tests on euro zone banks, with the single currency also lagging the pound after robust third-quarter UK growth data. Sterling gained after figures showed the British economy growing in line with forecasts and at a healthy pace, providing relief for those worried that weakness overseas, especially in the euro zone, could drag more on activity. ...
Rouble hits new low on Rosneft aid request, dollar shortage MOSCOW: The rouble hit a new record low against the dollar on Thursday, prompting over $2 billion in central bank interventions after Russia's top oil firm sought huge amounts of state cash and firms scrambled for dollars. At 1300 GMT, the rouble was 0.56 percent weaker at 41.65 against the dollar after earlier hitting 41.71 against the greenback for the first time.It was 0.67 lower at 52.74 versus the euro, earlier touching another all-time low ...

 



 
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