Dwaine Van Vuuren: How to spot a bear – the lesser known ‘Open Interest’

2016-07-20 20:53

Dwaine van Vuuren is monitoring a cocktail of 12 macro, breadth and technical indicators with multi-decade track records, warning of a JSE bear market.

Dollar climbs ahead of data showing housing sector resilient

2016-07-19 14:23

Goldman Sachs Group has posted a 74% increase in second-quarter profit as legal costs fell and fixed-income revenue surpassed analysts’ estimates.

Dollar rallies with Fed rate hike back in focus

2016-07-18 07:51

The dollar has rallied after forecast-beating US retail sales data bolstered expectations that the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates this year.

S&P 500 climbs to record high as dollar rallies; treasuries drop

2016-07-12 07:55

Stocks rose, sending the S&P 500 Index to an all-time high on speculation the US economy remains strong enough to propel global growth without interest rates rising.

Dollar rises as jobs data bolsters case for Fed rate hike

2016-07-08 15:39

The dollar has risen versus the euro after US jobs growth exceeded forecasts, providing the Federal Reserve with added scope to raise interest rates.

Dollar falls from one-week high before payrolls

2016-07-07 09:27

A gauge of the dollar has fallen from a one-week high before a US payrolls report that could signal whether the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates this year.

Dollar falls as Fed holds rates steady and pares forecasts

2016-06-16 09:23

The dollar has weakened after the Federal Reserve left interest rates on hold and pared back its growth and rate hike forecasts.

Dollar surges vs pound as 'Brexit' fears rise

2016-06-12 12:48

The pound has sunk and the euro has fallen with it as investors seek shelter in the US dollar amid fears that Britain will vote to exit the EU this month.

Zim's black market, where the dollar trades against itself

2016-06-08 11:12

In Zimbabwe - the country that once suffered 500 billion percent inflation - one dollar may now cost you as much as $1.07.

Dollar rises after worst drop in 4 months

2016-06-06 12:03

A gauge of the dollar has risen, recovering some of its biggest loss since February, when weaker-than-forecast payrolls data doused speculation on rate hike prospects.


Dollar higher amid talk of more easing from ECB, BOE

2016-07-20 07:52

The dollar has pushed higher against the pound and euro, amid more speculation of further easing from the Bank of England and the European Central Bank.

Rand bounces as Turkey concerns ease

2016-07-18 19:03

The rand strengthened 2% against the dollar as concerns over a failed coup attempt in Turkey eased and investors sought out higher returns in emerging markets.

Dollar snaps 3-day loss as US retail sales boost outlook

2016-07-15 15:41

The dollar has snapped a three-day decline after retail sales data boosted the outlook for the US economy.

Dollar falls vs yen, pound after US jobs report

2016-07-10 12:08

The dollar has fallen against the yen and the pound after the US June jobs report showed strong hiring but also some worrying weakness in the labour market.

Dollar down ahead of US jobs data

2016-07-08 07:51

The dollar has slipped against the yen and euro ahead of data that will give clues on US monetary policy, while jittery investors have sold emerging market currencies.

Oil extends slide on worries about impact of Brexit

2016-06-27 07:38

Oil prices have suffered fresh losses in Asian trade as the fallout from the Brexit vote batters confidence and ushers in a period of uncertainty.

Dollar ticks up ahead of Fed meeting outcome

2016-06-15 09:36

The dollar has edged higher as the US central bank winds up its two-day policy meeting, but anxiety over UK's vote on its future in the EU hung over the market.

Weak bank shares lead US stocks lower

2016-06-10 07:44

Shares of large banks have retreated on dimming expectations of a hike in US interest rates as Wall Street stocks finished modestly lower.

Dollar rises vs yen as Yellen dampens rate hike signal

2016-06-07 07:19

The dollar has risen against the yen, as Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen signalled caution about raising interest rates following the disappointing May jobs report.

Dollar edges down ahead of US jobs report

2016-06-03 07:39

The dollar has edged lower as traders focus on US jobs data later in the day that will help the Federal Reserve decide on when to lift interest rates.

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