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Stocks slip as investors freeze up ahead of Yellen speech ...


Aug 25, 2016 ... Stocks slip as investors freeze up ahead of Yellen speech ... another whole set of issues with a strong dollar,” which markets must contend.

Reaction: Janet Yellen says case for rate hike has strengthened


Aug 26, 2016 ... Our live blog is tracked reaction as Janet Yellen, chair of the US Federal Reserve , ... Investors are nervously placing bets ahead of the eagerly awaited speech from Fed chair Janet Yellen. ... It doesn't mean I think it needs to happen rapidly. ... The South African rand continues to slide against the dollar amid ...

U.S. dollar awakens ahead of Yellen's big speech - May. 25, 2016


May 25, 2016 ... The dollar has rebounded from its 2016 low set in early May as the possibility of a ... U.S. dollar awakens ahead of Yellen speech .... That's exactly what's happened in the past two weeks. ... The Fed's minutes from its April meeting released last week also confirmed that a June rate hike is very possible.

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Stocks Fall After Yellen's Remarks - WSJ


Aug 26, 2016 ... Treasury yields and the dollar also fluctuated before finishing the day higher. ... Ms. Yellen's remarks, which were part of a speech at the annual ... central bank will raise short-term interest rates in the weeks or months ahead.

Pound in longest rally since Brexit vote as Janet Yellen says case for ...


Aug 27, 2016 ... The pound has risen against the dollar for two straight weeks amid a raft of ... All eyes on Fed chair Janet Yellen ahead of her speech at Jackson Hole today ... as UK GDP confirmed at +0.6pc; UK GDP confirmed at +0.6pc in Q2, ...... of today's economic here's a link to what's happening in Jackson Hole.