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Rubber futures higher
Markets

Rubber futures higher

TOKYO: Japanese rubber futures finished higher on Friday, recording their biggest weekly gain in more than five...
Published 05 Aug, 2021 04:34am
US Treasury yields edge higher, day after hefty fall
Markets

US Treasury yields edge higher, day after hefty fall

  • Ten-year Treasury yields fell more than 10 basis points on Thursday, the biggest one-day move down since early-November, Yields touched a low of 1.5280% -- well off 14-month highs hit recently above 1.77%.
  • On Friday, yields rose again to 1.56%, up 3.5 basis points on the day but still down eight bps from where the market opened on Thursday.
Published 16 Apr, 2021 05:37pm
Gold prices fall in Asia
Markets

Gold prices fall in Asia

SINGAPORE: Gold prices fell in Asian trade on Monday as a stronger US dollar and hopes for a swift global economic...
Published 30 Mar, 2021 05:45am
UK shares rise
Business & Finance

UK shares rise

LONDON: London's FTSE 100 rose on Tuesday, reversing early losses as investors piled into energy and industrials...
Published 10 Mar, 2021 04:59am
European shares drop
Markets

European shares drop

ROTTERDAM: European shares fell 1% on Monday as hopes of a vaccine-led global economic recovery fuelled a rally in...
Published 23 Feb, 2021 05:20am
South Africa's rand retreats as global risk demand declines
Markets

South Africa's rand retreats as global risk demand declines

  • After having made considerable gains over the course of the month thus far, a combination of factors saw the rand retreat.
  • Both as it failed to make any headway beyond the support at 14.40 and on talk by an international bank suggesting that any long rand positions be squared out to its clients.
Published 17 Feb, 2021 09:14pm