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  • Asia stocks brush off Wall St. slide after Trump's comments, dollar recovers
    Finance
    Reuters53 minutes ago

    Asia stocks brush off Wall St. slide after Trump's comments, dollar recovers

    Asian stocks and the dollar edged up on Thursday, shaking off the risk aversion that gripped financial markets overnight after President Donald Trump threatened to shut down the U.S. government and end the North American Free Trade Agreement. Japan's Nikkei (.N225) pulled back 0.1 percent, with

  • Dollar regains some footing; focus on central bankers
    Finance
    Reuters2 hours ago

    Dollar regains some footing; focus on central bankers

    The dollar inched higher on Thursday, paring some of the losses it suffered after U.S. President Donald Trump suggested a shutdown of the government was possible and threatened to terminate the North American Free Trade Agreement. Trump warned late on Tuesday he might end the NAFTA trade treaty with

  • Canadian forex nudges higher ahead of central bankers' conference
    Finance
    Reuters8 hours ago

    Canadian forex nudges higher ahead of central bankers' conference

    The Canadian dollar eked out a modest gain against the U.S. dollar on Wednesday, supported in part by firmer oil prices, as cautious investors positioned themselves ahead of a meeting of global central bank leaders later this week. With few domestic drivers to move the currency this week, all eyes are