Dollar firms, yen up as tech selloff hits FX

In the Asia session the dollar was mostly steady, pulling back from early gains on most majors as U.S. equity futures pared losses – with Nasdaq 100 futures NQc1 swinging to trade 0.6% higher in the afternoon and S&P 500 futures ESc1 flat.

Asian stock markets gain following tech bounce, euro waits for ECB

“The risk now is that the euro could lift after the ECB meeting, if that is the case and there is more confidence,” said Commonwealth Bank of Australia currency analyst Kim Mundy, something that would pull other currencies higher on the dollar.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stock markets gain following tech bounce, euro waits for ECB

“The risk now is that the euro could lift after the ECB meeting, if that is the case and there is more confidence,” said Commonwealth Bank of Australia currency analyst Kim Mundy, something that would pull other currencies higher on the dollar.

Asian shares edge lower following Wall St retreat

Monday was the first day of trading in the Dow since the 30-company average had its lineup of companies revamped. Salesforce.com, Amgen and Honeywell International are replacing Exxon Mobil, Pfizer and Raytheon Technologies. The shuffle was triggered by a 4-for-1 stock split in Dow member Apple. Tesla also had a 5-for-1 stock split that took […]

Tech chills spill into Asia, as shares sink across region

Tesla, one of the brightest examples of Big Tech’s wild movements, surged 74.1% in August but slumped 21.1% on Tuesday, its worst loss since it began trading a decade ago, amid disappointment that it won’t be joining the S&P 500 anytime soon.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Asian stocks follow Wall Street lower, nervous wait for U.S. jobs data

SINGAPORE, Sept 4 (Reuters) – Asia’s stock markets had their worst session in two weeks on Friday following a tech-led plunge on Wall Street, though gains in safer assets like bonds and dollars were muted as investors awaited U.S. job data to see if it triggers a bigger selloff.

Asian stocks gain after Wall Street rebounds from tech slump

In energy markets, benchmark U.S. crude lost 16 cents to $37.89 per barrel in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange. The contract rose $1.29 on Wednesday to settle at $38.05. Brent crude, the international standard, declined 9 cents to $40.70 per barrel in London. It added $1.01 the previous session to $40.79.

Global shares mixed after another Wall Street tech sell-off

The British economy recouped further lost ground during July after a swath of coronavirus restrictions on businesses were lifted, according to government data released Friday. The Office for National Statistics said the British economy grew by a monthly rate of 6.6% as many sectors started reopening.

Market exchange rates in China — Sept. 9

The central parity rate of the yuan against the Hong Kong dollar is based on the central parity rate of the yuan against the U.S. dollar and the exchange rate of the Hong Kong dollar against the U.S. dollar at 9 a.m. in international foreign exchange markets on the same business day.

Market exchange rates in China — Sept. 11

The central parity rate of the yuan against the Hong Kong dollar is based on the central parity rate of the yuan against the U.S. dollar and the exchange rate of the Hong Kong dollar against the U.S. dollar at 9 a.m. in international foreign exchange markets on the same business day.