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Risk assets on a roll as Yellen reassures | Reuters

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Asian shares rallied for a fourth straight session on Wednesday as risk appetites were whetted by an optimistic economic outlook from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen, which diminished the need for safe havens such as the yen and bonds.<p>Regional markets face a potential pitfall …

Why is the Fed tapering?

Why is the Fed tapering?<p>Paul Craig Roberts and Dave Kranzler<p>On January 17, 2014, we explained “The Hows and Whys of Gold Price Manipulation.” …

The world will learn to love the dollar again in 2014

LONDON (MarketWatch) — The government is prone to occasional shut downs. The trade and budget deficits have been out of control for a decade. It …

centralbank

These currencies will fare worst vs the dollar in 2014

Expectations that the Federal Reserve would taper its asset-purchase program sent many currencies on a rollercoaster ride this year, and according to …

Who’s to blame? The Fed taper debate and contagion

<b>Are the woes of emerging economies due to the Fed taper - the US central bank winding down its cash stimulus programme?</b><p>Or is the looming end of the era of cheap cash simply exposing the underlying structural problems of emerging economies?<p>In the latest edition of Talking Business, the panellists …

The sun is setting on the U.S. dollar’s global supremacy

<i>Comment</i><p>All great empires – from the Greek, to the Roman, the Spanish and the British – have at their heart a dominant means of exchange which is very …

Currency turmoil signals new phase of global economic crisis

1 February 2014<p>Whatever the immediate outcome of the turbulence sweeping through the financial systems of so-called “emerging market” economies, it …

China calls for new global currency

The surprise proposal by Beijing's central bank governor reflects unease about its vast holdings of U.S. government bonds and adds to Chinese …

Dollar down vs. yen as investors turn to Yellen

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — The dollar weakened slightly against the yen as investors looked ahead to testimony from the Federal Reserve chairwoman …

macroeconomics

GLOBAL MARKETS-Shares and dollar rise on more signs of economic recovery | Reuters

* MSCI world equity index edges up<p>* European shares steady near 5 1/2-year highs<p>* Strong U.S. trade data boost dollar<p>* Peripheral euro zone debt in demand<p>* Gold falls while Libya unrest lifts Brent crude<p>By Sudip Kar-Gupta<p>LONDON, Jan 8 (Reuters) - Global equities and the dollar rose on Wednesday, as …

Stronger US Dollar Will Impact Global Currencies in 2014

The prospect of a US Federal Reserve stimulus taper this year sent many currencies on a rollercoaster ride, and the volatility could extend into …

Future Of The Dollar As World Reserve Currency

The dollar’s role as the world’s primary reserve currency helps all of us Americans by keeping interest rates low. Foreign countries buy United States Treasury debt not just as an investment, but because dollar-denominated assets are the best way to hold foreign exchange reserves.<p>This topic is on …

Replace dollar with super currency: economist|Americas

The World Bank's former chief economist wants to replace the US dollar with a single global super-currency, saying it will create a more stable …

A new economic crisis? | DW | 31.01.2014

It was an intervention that Turkish Central Bank Governor Erdem Basci probably hoped would turn out better. After the drastic interest rate hike on …