Instead of focusing on rebuilding the country after years of state capture, we were distracted by a sideshow, writes Mandy Wiener.
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Euro bulls may not be able to count on the Fed meeting next week for support as European policy makers grow more concerned over the region's growth prospects.
Euro selling has extended into Asia after the European Central Bank said it would hold off hiking interest rates at least for another year.
The rand slumped almost 2% on Tuesday, tracking a bruised euro, which extended losses as political uncertainty in Italy stoked fresh fears about the eurozone.
US stocks have climbed to fresh records on optimism about the holiday shopping season, while the euro has surged following strong German economic data.
The euro has declined after German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s push to form a coalition government collapsed.
The euro has held gains after Catalonia's leader stepped back from the brink in a standoff with Spain over independence while Asian markets pushed higher after another record close on Wall Street.
Mario Draghi won’t miss the opportunity to mention the euro’s recent appreciation as he prepares to reconfigure the eurozone’s stimulus settings, according to economists.
Mario Draghi says central banks must be open-minded on policy innovations as they prepare for future economic developments - even if that concept is not clear to everyone.
Europe’s common currency has edged higher and the dollar fell back in a lackluster trading session.
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Asian markets were mixed Wednesday and the euro struggled to recover from recent selling pressure as a brewing spat between Italy and the European Union fans fears of another crisis in the eurozone.
Italy may be renowned for its chaotic, dysfunctional politics but even by its standards, the last seven days have been crazy.
The euro has surged to a three-year high on signs that political risks in the euro area are fading and the European Central Bank may raise interest rates sooner than thought.
The euro has faced fresh pressure in Asian trade after German Chancellor Angela Merkel failed to form a government at the weekend.
The euro has declined and stocks advanced as data showed inflation unexpectedly slowed in the common-currency region, even as the economy appears to be strengthening.
The euro has slid back under $1.18 for the first time in a month as investors fear about the difficulties Angela Merkel will have putting together a government coalition in Germany and the implications for Europe.
The euro has advanced to its strongest level in more than two years, hours after North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan.
The euro has been one of the standout gainers in an otherwise listless day in markets, as strong European data boosted confidence in the region’s growth.
The dollar got a shot in the arm from strong US jobs data, with equities also pushing ahead as investors welcome the signs of American economic strength.
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