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Sterling dips lower still after soft UK retail sales

BUZZ-COMMENT-Sterling dips lower still after soft UK retail sales GBP/USD slid further away from Wednesday's 1-year high at 1.3044, trading near 1.2920 in NorAm, and is likely to continue lower as more-hawkish BoE tones were dialed back after the release of softer than expected UK retail sales data which may temper further sterling gains. Recent sterling strength, which lifted cable to a 2024 high, had been predicated on diverging UK-U.S.
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Dollar set for weekly rise, cyber outage unsettles investors

FOREX-Dollar set for weekly rise, cyber outage unsettles investors Adds details, updates prices By Chuck Mikolajczak NEW YORK, July 19 (Reuters) - The dollar climbed in trading on Friday and was poised to snap a two-week streak of declines as a worldwide cyber outage that affected banks, airlines and broadcasters unnerved investors, although volatility in the currency markets remained in check.
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FX options wrap - JPY aside, it's mostly the FX status quo

BUZZ-FX options wrap - JPY aside, it's mostly the FX status quo Risk aversion reared its head to underpin near-dated G10 FX option implied volatility this week, with USD/JPY at the fore amid its wider intraday ranges/losses. However, JPY aside, FX realised volatility remains limited and that's keeping implied volatility near long-term lows in the major pairings.
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Tech sell-off, cyber outages cap a choppy week for world markets

GLOBAL MARKETS-Tech sell-off, cyber outages cap a choppy week for world markets US futures fall amid tech rout, Microsoft down Global cyber outage and disruption weighs on mood Dollar set for weekly gain Graphic: World FX rates http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh Graphic: Global asset performance http://tmsnrt.rs/2yaDPgn Updates throughout By Dhara Ranasinghe and Marc Jones LONDON, July 19 (Reuters) - World stocks pulled back from record highs on Friday as investors continued to rotate away from megacap gr
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Dollar set for weekly gain, cyber outage unnerves investors

FOREX-Dollar set for weekly gain, cyber outage unnerves investors Updates with outage latest; refreshes prices at 1114 GMT By Amanda Cooper LONDON, July 19 (Reuters) - The dollar rose in jittery trading on Friday, as a worldwide cyber outage that hit banks, airlines and broadcasters unsettled investors, although volatility in the currency market remained contained.
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