February 13, 2018
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Norges Bank: As widely expected, Norway hiked rate for the first time since 2011. Paradoxically, it was seen as a dovish hike. The rate path was lower than many expected. The next hike is seen in Q1 2019. The krone was sold, and it is the only major currency that is not gaining agai ...
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Peer-to-peer online lender X Financial soared on its first day of New York trading, adding to a string of frenzied U.S. debuts by Chinese technology companies. The company, based in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen, more than doubled in early U.S. trading Wednesday. It later pared its gains ...
The Canadian dollar has posted small gains in the Thursday session. Currently, USD/CAD is trading at 1.2908, down 0.10% on the day. On the release front, Canada releases ADP nonfarm employment change. In the U.S, the Philly Fed Manufacturing Index is expected to jump to 17.5 points, while unemploy ...