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Market Overview

Philippe d'Arvisenet
A Resilient Labour Market   
By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Jul 17, 2013

The labour market showed few signs of improvement between February and May. The unemployment rate fell (at 7.8%), and employment was up by 16,000 in the quarter and unemployment decreased by 57,000 ...

Philippe d'Arvisenet
Inflation, Or The Lack Of It   
By Philippe d'Arvisenet - Jul 17, 2013

Energy pushed up inflation in June. Excluding food and energy, pressures on prices remain very subdued, with some measure falling into negative territory. Some acceleration could be emerging at very ...

Marc Chandler
Focus On Big Ben
By Marc Chandler - Jul 17, 2013

The US dollar is somewhat firmer against most of the major and emerging market currencies as Federal Reserve Chairman Bernanke's testimony is awaited. The greenback remains largely within the ranges ...

Investors Cautious Ahead Of Bernanke Testimony
By Benzinga  - Jul 17, 2013

As investors waited for US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke's testimony before congress, Brent crude oil fell slightly as most were reluctant to buy without clarification from Bernanke about the ...

BoE Minutes, BoC, Bernanke Featured Today
By ActionForex - Jul 17, 2013

The dollar is recovering mildly today as markets are awaiting Fed Chairman Bernanke‘s highly anticipated semi-annual testimony. Bernanke will testify to the House today and the Senate tomorrow. ...