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Dollar rises as traders watch for hawkish hints from Powell

Dollar rises as traders watch for hawkish hints from Powell

The dollar advances against most of its major rivals Tuesday, as traders wait for remarks from Jerome Powell, the Fed official who is poised to become the central bank’s new leader.

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Gold gets a boost from weaker dollar, holds gains after Fed minutes

Gold gets a boost from weaker dollar, holds gains after Fed minutes

Gold ends sharply higher Wednesday on the back of a weaker dollar, and moves up in electronic trading after minutes from the Federal Reserve’s November meeting hinted that the central bank may not be as aggressive in raising interest rates next year as expected.

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Dollar under pressure after economic data

Dollar under pressure after economic data

The U.S. dollar was under pressure again on Wednesday, adding on to previous losses, as concerns over the progress of a U.S. tax overhaul intensified and economic data including inflation met consensus expectations but failed to lift investors’ spirits.

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Dollar loses ground as traders anticipate tax-bill divergence in Washington

Dollar loses ground as traders anticipate tax-bill divergence in Washington

The U.S. dollar index sagged on Thursday, marking its biggest pullback of the week, as investors remain in a cautious wait-and-see mode ahead of the Senate’s proposal for overhauling the U.S. tax code.

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