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Dollar pulls back after Fed hikes

The US dollar saw some light profit taking and stocks jumped after the Federal Reserve hiked rates but failed to aggressively signal more big hikes to come.

FOMC Meeting Preview

Markets have mostly pressed the pause button in the lead up to today’s FOMC meeting with gold and the dollar trading in narrow ranges and US stocks ending flat and just off record highs.

Gold prices inch lower as firm dollar dents appeal

Gold extended losses on Monday as an elevated dollar weighed on bullion demand, with a U.S. market holiday expected to lead to thin trading during the day.

USD/TRY slides after giant rate hike

The lira was the big FX mover after the Turkish central bank raised interest rates to a massive 15%. News that the Oxford vaccine is safe and effective alongside the resumption of stimulus talks lifted stocks on Wall Street.

Gold lifted after US inflation data

The dollar dropped back and gold bounced after US inflation data showed hints that the rise in consumer prices might be peaking even as they grew 8.3% in April, higher than expected.

Bitcoin plummets 13% in a day

Bitcoin has been slammed for a second day on reports of a technical fault in its blockchain. The US dollar fell again amid strong economic data, sending the pound and the euro higher. The ECB kept policy steady. Today sees the release of January PMIs.