CURRENCIES
09 Nov
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FX round-up: Dollar woes continue as unemployment claims climb

The US dollar has had a tough couple of days to contend with, as the latest tax reform plans face possible delays of up to a year, according to reports on Tuesday.

09 Nov
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US initial jobless claims rise more than expected

The number of Americans filing for unemployment benefits rose more than expected last week, according to data from the Labor Department.

09 Nov
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UK growth forecast to slump as EU grows at fastest in decade - EC report

The euro zone economy is expected to grow at its fastest rate in a decade this year, after European Commission forecasts were hiked on Thursday, while investment in UK seen weakening next year.