Yellen

BoE Mark Carney Boosts Pound Following Labour Data Losses

February 21, 2018 4:41 PM
GBP/USD has been on a rollercoaster ride today and could still see more volatility to come. GBP/USD dropped in early trade as the UK unemployment level unexpectedly ticked higher to 4.4%, from 4.3%. UK earnings growth was also interpreted as soft, giving investors little reason to cheer. Wage growth at 2.5% still remains firmly below inflation at 3%...

Kraft Heinz drops Unilever offer, as Trump stokes equities

February 20, 2017 11:19 AM
<p>The main market stories over the weekend included positive news for Athens, the IMF will now provide cash, to the tune of EUR 5 bn, […]</p>

Dollar turnaround as Yellen talks tough on Trump, rate hikes

February 14, 2017 9:18 PM
<p>Janet Yellen gave a fairly upbeat testimony to the Senate Banking Committee today, saying that waiting too long to remove accommodation would be “unwise”, and […]</p>