Putin Says Loss of Russian Warplane Due to Backstabbing; Will Have Serious Consequence for Turkey Ties Nov 24, 2015 07:54AM

(Updated - November 24, 2015 7:54 AM EST)

Putin says loss of Russian warplane today due to backstabbing. Says warplane in no way threatened Turkey.

Putin continued:

  • Says warplane was striking terrorists in Syria.
  • Oil from ISIS is being shipped to Turkey
  • Russia signed accord with u.S. to avoid air incidents.
  • Turkey i part of the U.S.-backed coalition against ISIS
  • Islamic state gets military support from many states
  • Russia will analyze attentively Syria warplane incident and the... (continue reading...)

NY probing alleged 'ghosting' of forex options Nov 23, 2015 11:29AM

By David Ingram

NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman's office is investigating the posting of false bids and offers in the foreign exchange options market for emerging market currencies, a person familiar with the matter said on Monday.

The person, who spoke on condition of anonymity, said subpoenas were issued last week to four brokerages: BGC Partners (NASDAQ: BGCP), GFI Group, TFS-ICAP (NASDAQ: IAP) and Tullett... (continue reading...)

Currency managers see brisk business with soaring U.S. dollar Nov 20, 2015 04:25PM

By Gertrude Chavez-Dreyfuss

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Currency managers are getting back on their feet after weathering lackluster performance and investor outflows in the aftermath of the global financial crisis, thanks to a surging U.S. dollar and increased volatility in the foreign exchange market.

U.S. institutional investors, ravaged by a strengthening dollar, have turned to global currency specialists to strip out the greenback's effect on... (continue reading...)

Dudley says Fed should 'soon' be ready to raise rates Nov 20, 2015 12:14PM

By Jonathan Spicer

HEMPSTEAD, N.Y. (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve should "soon" be ready to raise interest rates as U.S. central bankers grow confident that low inflation will rebound and that employment remains stable, William Dudley, the influential head of the New York Fed, said on Friday.

"We hope that relatively soon we will become reasonably confident that inflation will return to our 2 percent objective," he said at Hofstra... (continue reading...)

Fed has done 'everything' to avoid rate liftoff surprise: Fischer Nov 19, 2015 04:46PM

By Ann Saphir

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The Federal Reserve has telegraphed its imminent interest rate hike so well that central bankers elsewhere have even begun to get impatient about it, the Fed's second-in-command suggested on Thursday.

"In the relatively near future probably some major central banks will begin gradually moving away from near-zero interest rates," Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer told the San Francisco Fed's biannual... (continue reading...)

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