LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar edged higher on Friday as an overnight spike in U.S. Treasury bond yields prompted some investors to buy the greenback after some recent heavy selling.
Norway’s $1 trillion sovereign wealth fund is advocating for change in the way currency markets function to ensure both sides of trades have equal access to the information they need.
The EU’s chief Brexit negotiator, Michel Barnier, has set the British government a deadline of two weeks to give “vital” clarification on the financial commitments it is willing to honour.
According to Coindesk's Bitcoin Price Index, the number one cryptocurrency fell below $7,000 at 11:25 UTC this morning and hit an eight-day low of$6,793. A minor bid wave seen during the Asian session today quickly ran out of steam above $7,300.
Next trading day's important events
- 22:00 (GMT 3) US - Monthly Budget Statement (Oct)
- USDJPY: 113.38
- EURUSD: 1.1649
- S&P 500: 2584.62
- NASDAQ: 6750.05