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  • Forex » FOREX Watch: US dollar breaks sticking point
    September 27, 2013, 09:01 GMT

    The US dollar advanced more than 0.3 percent against a basket of its major competitors, despite several batches of mixed data. The US economy grew at an annualized rate of 2.5 percent in the second quarter, according to the third and final estimate from the Commerce Department. The figure, which was unrevised from the previous

  • Finance News » Forex » Gold futures rise on US debt ceiling debate
    September 25, 2013, 19:59 GMT

    Escalating tensions concerning the US debt ceiling drove gold futures higher for the first time in the last four sessions, as market participants weigh the likelihood of a US government shutdown. The US federal government is at risk of shutting down October 1 if the House of Representatives fail to reach an agreement to raise