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Brexit Vote Leads To Sell-Off On Wall Street - U.S. Commentary

With traders reacting to the Brexit vote overnight, stocks moved sharply lower during the trading session on Friday. The ....

Stocks Plummet After Surprise Vote In Favor Of Brexit - U.S. Commentary

After showing a steep drop at the start of trading, stocks continue to see considerable weakness in mid-day trading on ....

Wall Street Follows Global Markets Lower Following Brexit Vote - U.S. Commentary

Wall Street is staging a dramatic sell off in the early stages of Friday's session, as the global financial tsunami unleashed ....

Japanese Market Drifts Lower In Choppy Trade

The Japanese stock market pared early gains and slipped into negative territory on Friday in choppy trades ....

Australian Market Rises

The Australian stock market is rising on Friday following the positive lead overnight from Wall Street and on ....

Sensex Plunges 604 Points After Brexit Vote; Nifty Closes Below 8,100

Indian shares tumbled on Friday and the rupee crashed below the 68-level in early trade, as global sentiment ....
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Dollar Soars Against Pound Sterling After Brexit Vote



The dollar is up sharply against its major European rivals Friday afternoon, but is losing ground against the Japanese Yen. The British pound plunged to a 31-year low after Thursday's referendum unexpectedly resulted in a British exit from the European Union. The result stunned global markets, as recent polls had showed increased support for the ....
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Dollar Rising Against Yen As Risk Appetites Increase



The dollar is gaining ground against the Japanese Yen Thursday afternoon, but is losing ground against its major European rivals. Investors are exiting safe havens like the Yen and the dollar on investor optimism that the U.K. will remain in the European Union. The risk appetite among investors increased following the release of two new polls ....
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Brexit Opens Pandora's Box For Europe



In a dramatic move, the U.K. decided to leave the European Union after 43 years of membership, in a closely contested referendum, and triggered the resignation of Prime Minister David Cameron as well as calls for Scottish Independence and similar EU referendums in Italy, France, and the Netherlands. In the referendum held on June 23, 51.9 ....

Economists See Brexit Process Uncertainty Ahead

IHS Global Insight Economist Howard Archer said he believes that the vote to leave the EU is bad news for the UK economy, ....

Brexit: EU Seeks Swift Negotiations On Brexit Terms

The European Union stands ready to launch negotiations swiftly with the United Kingdom regarding the terms and conditions of ....

Brexit: Norges Bank Monitoring Market Developments Closely

Norges Bank said Friday it has undertaken contingency planning and is monitoring developments closely. "We are ....

Treasuries Rebound Strongly In Reaction To Brexit Vote

After trending lower over the past few sessions, treasuries showed a substantial move back to the upside ....

Treasuries Move Notably Lower Amid Brexit Voting

Treasuries moved notably lower during trading on Thursday as the referendum on whether Britain will remain in ....

The Swiss Stock Market Sank After Britain Elects To Leave EU

The Swiss stock market endured a sharp sell-off Friday after U.K. voters decided in favor of leaving the European Union. The ....

European Shares Nosedive After UK Votes To Leave EU

European stocks plummeted on Friday as Britain's decision to leave the European Union sparked a bloodbath across financial ....

CAC 40 Tumbles 340 Points As Bank Shares Nosedive

French shares tumbled on Friday as the end results from the U.K.'s referendum on its European Union membership sent investors ....

Supreme Court Blocked President's Unconstitutional Action: Trump

Donald Trump has hailed the U.S. Supreme Court deadlock on a case involving President Barack Obama's executive actions on ....

Trump Fully Extinguishes Campaign Loan Of $50 Mln

Donald Trump has announced that he would forgo the $50-million personal loan he gave for his presidential campaign, saying he ....

Trump Hails British Decision To Leave EU As "a Great Thing"

Presumptive GOP presidential candidate Donald J. Trump has described the British people's decision to leave the European ....

Federal Reserve Ready With Dollar Liquidity After Brexit

The Federal Reserve is "carefully monitoring developments in global financial markets, in cooperation with other central ....

U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Drop More Than Expected

After reporting a rebound in first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits in the previous week, the Labor Department ....

Consumer Sentiment Index Dips

Consumer attitudes cooled slightly by the end of June compared to where they stood in the middle of the month. This ....

Philippine Central Bank Keeps Rates On Hold

The Philippine central bank kept its key interest rates unchanged on Thursday after shifting to interest rate corridor system ....

Brexit: BoJ Says Ready To Offer Sufficient Liquidity

The Bank of Japan said it stands ready to offer sufficient liquidity as needed after global markets were roiled after the ....

Brexit: RBI Ready To Take Measures To Ensure Financial Market Stability

Markets are trying to factor the consequences of 'Brexit' development and this has already led to sharp corrections in ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
06/26/16
18:45
Exports
MAY
NZ$ 4.30 B
New Zealand
06/26/16
18:45
Imports
MAY
NZ$ 4.01 B
New Zealand
06/26/16
18:45
Trade Balance
MAY
NZ$ 85 M
NZ$ 292 M
New Zealand
06/27/16
02:00
PPI (M-o-M)
MAY
0.0 %
Finland
06/27/16
02:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
-4.7 %
Finland
06/27/16
02:00
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
12.5
Finland
06/27/16
04:00
M3 Money Supply (3M)
MAY
4.9 %
Eurozone
06/27/16
04:00
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
MAY
4.57 %
4.6 %
Eurozone
06/27/16
04:30
Exports
MAY
HKD 285.27 B
Hong Kong
06/27/16
04:30
Imports
MAY
HKD 316.30 B
Hong Kong
06/27/16
04:30
Trade Balance
MAY
HKD -31.03 B
Hong Kong
06/27/16
05:00
Unemployment Rate
Q1
5.2 %
Malta
06/27/16
07:00
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
67.9
Brazil
06/27/16
09:00
Exports
MAY P
$ 30.42 B
Mexico
06/27/16
09:00
Imports
MAY P
$ 32.50 B
Mexico
06/27/16
09:00
Trade Balance
MAY P
$ -2079.6 M
Mexico
06/27/16
09:45
PMI Composite
JUN P
50.9
United States
06/27/16
09:45
PMI Services
JUN P
52.8
51.3
United States
06/27/16
17:00
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
99
South Korea
06/28/16
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
112.5
112.7
Italy
06/28/16
02:00
Import Price Index (M-o-M)
MAY
-0.1 %
Germany
06/28/16
02:00
Import Price Index (Y-o-Y)
MAY
-6.6 %
Germany
06/28/16
02:45
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
98
98
France
06/28/16
03:00
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
-7.7
Slovakia
06/28/16
03:00
PPI (M-o-M)
MAY
0.1 %
Slovakia
06/28/16
03:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
-5.1 %
Slovakia
06/28/16
03:00
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
MAY
0.6 %
Spain
06/28/16
03:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
MAY
3.5 %
4.1 %
Spain
06/28/16
03:00
Official Foreign Reserves
MAY
$ 116.03 B
Turkey
06/28/16
03:00
Unemployment Rate
MAR - MAY
5.8 %
Hungary
06/28/16
03:30
Exports
MAY
SEK 99.6 B
Sweden
06/28/16
03:30
Imports
MAY
SEK 95.2 B
Sweden
06/28/16
03:30
Trade Balance
MAY
SEK 4.4 B
Sweden
06/28/16
03:30
PPI (M-o-M)
MAY
-0.9 %
Sweden
06/28/16
03:30
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
-4.2 %
Sweden
06/28/16
03:30
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
MAY
0.0 %
Sweden
06/28/16
03:30
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
MAY
1.7 %
Sweden
06/28/16
04:00
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
MAY
1.2 %
Lithuania
06/28/16
04:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
MAY
6.3 %
Lithuania
06/28/16
05:00
CPI (M-o-M)
JUN
0.4 %
0.4 %
Iceland
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