The U.K. pound surged in early London trading Wednesday after lawmakers wrested control of the parliamentary agenda in Britain's House of Commons last night, a move that both reduces the changes of a No Deal Brexit and inches the country closer to its third national election in four years.
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The U.S. Treasury Department's decision to label China a currency manipulator may satisfy a long-standing ambition of President Donald Trump, but it will have little impact on actions in Beijing as it continues to hold firm against an increasingly aggressive stance on trade and tariffs from the White House.
The U.S. Treasury Department declared China to be manipulating its currency to gain unfair advantage in international trade late Monday, a move that will trigger formal action from Washington that could accelerate tensions between the world's two biggest economies.
President Donald Trump said Monday that China's move to allow its currency to trade at a decade low against the U.S. dollar is a "major violation" that should warrant reaction from the Federal Reserve.
China's yuan fell to the lowest level against the U.S. dollar in more than a decade Monday as officials in Beijing hit back at President Donald Trump's move to apply fresh tariffs on China-made goods amid a dangerously-escalating trade war between the world's two biggest economies.
The value of the U.S. dollar took a hit in currency markets on Wednesday after U.S. President Donald Trump said in a tweet that the U.S. should match China's and Europe's "currency manipulation game."
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President Donald Trump singled-out the euro as an undervalued currency Tuesday in what could be a sign that Europe, and its $1.2 trillion auto sector, is next on his tariff hit-list.
Bitcoin prices spiked higher Tuesday, briefly topping the $5,000 mark for the first time in nearly five months, in a move that has left market watchers bewildered by the mysterious surge.
Major central banks around the world are indicating an increasing need to ease policy as trade tensions accelerate a global growth slowdown, adding upward pressure to the U.S. dollar and another headwind to corporate earnings in the coming quarters.
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