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The Federal Reserve released the minutes of its December 13-14 meeting, at which members of the Federal Open Market Committee voted to increase overnight interest rates by 25 basis points for the first time since December, 2015, when the bank raised ...
     
    2017-01-17 19:36:14 GMT (Economies.com)
    Corn futures rose considerably in American trade as the dollar index tumbled according to their inverse relation, which follows a spate of data from the U.S., the world's largest corn producer. ...
    2017-01-17 17:56:13 GMT (Economies.com)
    Silver prices rose today to a one-month high as the dollar tumbled to a five-week low against a basket of main currencies, underpinning commodities today.   Silver last traded at $17.10 an ...
    2017-01-17 17:36:42 GMT (Economies.com)
    Crude prices rose today before trimming the gains amid concerns about higher production volumes from Russia in 2017, which would compromise the outlook for prices.   U.S. crude futures last ...
    2017-01-17 16:59:58 GMT (Economies.com)
    The Canadian dollar rose on Tuesday to a three-month high as the U.S. dollar tumbled against main currencies, underpinning the loonie, while crude prices rose as well.   USD/CAD last traded at ...
    2017-01-17 16:43:48 GMT (Economies.com)
    Sterling rose on Tuesday by the biggest margin since 2008 after British Prime Minister Theresa May's speech, which soothed the markets and underpinned the pound.   GBP/USD last traded at ...
    2017-01-17 15:53:12 GMT (Economies.com)
    Euro surged on Tuesday to a five-week high after the dollar slumped against a basket of currencies, and after U.K. Prime Minister Theresa May's speech soothed the markets.   EUR/USD last traded ...
    2017-01-17 15:22:49 GMT (Economies.com)
    U.S. stock indices opened lower on Tuesday amid concerns about U.S. President-elect Trump's policies, adding to worries about Britain's exit from the European Union, which raised fears in the markets ...
    2017-01-17 15:00:49 GMT (Economies.com)
    Gold prices rose on Tuesday to a seven-week high as the dollar skidded against a basket of currencies to a five-week low, buoying the precious metal.   Gold last traded at $1,216.5 an ounce, up ...
    2017-01-17 14:30:22 GMT (Economies.com)
    Palladium prices rose on Tuesday after hitting a one-week low, as the dollar flags, underpinning commodity prices.   Palladium last traded at $759.67 an ounce, up from the opening price of ...
    2017-01-17 13:35:21 GMT (Economies.com)

    The U.S. Empire State manufacturing index fell to 6.5 in January from 9.0 in the previous reading, missing expectations of 8.1.

    2017-01-16 16:14:30 GMT (Economies.com)
    Crude prices fell on Monday amid doubts about production cuts from OPEC, which hurt prices and dragged them lower.   U.S. crude futures last traded at $52.26 a barrel, down from the opening of ...
    2017-01-16 14:45:08 GMT (Economies.com)
    Gold prices wavered today after setting a seven-week high, as trading volumes grew thin due to the U.S. holiday, which forced the precious metal to dither.   Gold last traded at $1,203.2 an ...
    2017-01-13 19:53:26 GMT (Economies.com)
    Wheat futures tilted lower in American trade, shrugging off the dollar's dip according to their inverse relation, which follows a spate of data from the U.S., the world's second largest wheat ...
    2017-01-13 18:16:33 GMT (Economies.com)
    Silver prices wavered on Friday after hitting a four-week high yesterday, as the dollar dithers today against a basket of currencies, while gold prices stopped rising.   Silver last traded at ...
     
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