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|Cryptocurrency Daily Roundup - Aug. 20|
|Mon, 20 Aug 2018 15:22:25 GMT|
Leading cryptocurrencies were in the red Monday morning, though Bitcoin was seeing modest gains. The cryptocurrency market capitalization was $213.51 billion and the Bitcoin dominance rate was 52.2 percent as of 11.12 am ET on CoinMarketCap.
|Greece Successfully Exits Bailout|
|Mon, 20 Aug 2018 12:24:45 GMT|
Greece finally emerged out of its final bailout programme helping it to re-enter the financial markets to raise own funds for the first time in eight years. "Greece is now in a position where it can enjoy the full extent of euro area membership, abiding by the same rules as every other euro country," Eurogroup President Mario Centeno said.
|Luxembourg Jobless Rate Remains Stable|
|Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:55:42 GMT|
Luxembourg's unemployment rate held steady in July, after easing slightly in the previous month, figures from the statistical office STATEC showed Monday.
|Poland Industrial Production Grows More Than Forecast|
|Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:17:15 GMT|
Poland's industrial production expanded at a faster-than-expected pace in July, figures from Statistics Poland showed Wednesday.
|Portugal PPI Inflation Accelerates Further|
|Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:40:46 GMT|
Portugal's producer price inflation accelerated for the fourth straight month in July, figures from Statistics Portugal showed Monday.
|Eurozone Construction Output Rises For Third Month|
|Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:10:08 GMT|
Eurozone construction output increased for the third straight month in June, data from Eurostat showed Monday.
|Stocks rise, lifting the S&P 500 to less than 1% from record|
|Mon, 20 Aug 2018 09:42:00 GMT|
Stocks neared a new record as investors renewed their bets that trade wars and other geopolitical worries wouldn't derail this bull market, which is set to become the longest rally ever this week.
|Thailand GDP Growth Moderates In Q2|
|Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:22:47 GMT|
Thailand's economic growth moderated from a near five-year high in the second quarter, largely reflecting a deceleration in tourism but the government maintained its growth outlook. Gross domestic product expanded 4.6 percent year-on-year in the second quarter, slower than the revised 4.9 percent growth seen a quarter ago, the Office of the National Economic and Social Development Board reported
|Germany PPI Inflation Remains Stable As Expected|
|Mon, 20 Aug 2018 06:37:56 GMT|
Germany's producer price inflation held steady in July, in line with expectations, figures from Destatis showed Friday.
|European Economics Preview: Germany's Producer Price Data Due|
|Mon, 20 Aug 2018 05:45:01 GMT|
Producer price data from Germany is due on Monday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, Destatis is slated to publish Germany's producer prices for July. Producer price inflation is forecast to remain unchanged at 3 percent in July.
|Singapore Wholesale Trade Rises At Slower Pace In Q2|
|Mon, 20 Aug 2018 05:31:27 GMT|
Singapore's domestic wholesale trade increased at a slower rate in the three months ended June, figures from the Department of Statistics showed Monday.
|Crypto Weekly - Aug. 17|
|Fri, 17 Aug 2018 16:09:54 GMT|
Major cryptocurrencies, except Ethereum, opened the week in green, but gains were short-lived and the cryptocurrency market was a sea of red by Tuesday after Bitcoin fell below the crucial mark of $6,000 late Monday. Cryptocurrencies suffered losses the previous week after the US financial markets watchdog delayed its decision on a Bitcoin exchange-traded-fund.
|U.S. Leading Economic Index Climbs More Than Expected In July|
|Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:19:51 GMT|
A report released by the Conference Board on Friday showed a bigger than expected increase by its index of leading U.S. economic indicators in the month of July. The Conference Board said its leading economic index climbed by 0.6 percent.
|U.S. Consumer Sentiment Unexpectedly Drops Amid Inflation Concerns|
|Fri, 17 Aug 2018 14:12:14 GMT|
Partly reflecting concerns about inflation, the University of Michigan released a report on Friday unexpectedly showing a notable deterioration in U.S. consumer sentiment in the month of August. The preliminary report said the consumer sentiment index dropped to 95.3.
|Dow rises more than 100 points after report Trump and Xi hope to discuss trade in November|
|Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:18:00 GMT|
The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped on Friday after a report said President Donald Trump and Chinese leader Xi Jinping hope to discuss U.S.-China trade in November.
|European Economics Preview: Eurozone Flash Inflation Data Due|
|Fri, 17 Aug 2018 05:42:01 GMT|
Final inflation and current account from euro area are due on Friday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 3.00 am ET, Turkey's consumer confidence data is due for August. At 4.00 am ET, the European Central Bank releases euro area current account data for June. The current account surplus totaled EUR 22.4 billion in May.
|New Zealand Q2 Producer Price Outputs Rise 0.9% On Quarter|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 23:48:57 GMT|
Producer price outputs in New Zealand climbed 0.9 percent on quarter in the second quarter of 2018, Statistics New Zealand said on Friday.
|Cryptocurrency Daily Roundup - Aug. 16|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 15:32:10 GMT|
Cryptocurrencies are mixed Thursday morning with Bitcoin in the red, while its close rival Ethereum is gaining. As of 11.18 am ET, cryptocurrency market capitalization was $205.91 billion and the Bitcoin dominance rate was 53.2 percent on CoinMarketCap.
|Philly Fed Index Indicates Significantly Slower Growth In August|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:33:10 GMT|
Growth in Philadelphia-area manufacturing activity slowed by much more than anticipated in the month of August, according to a report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on Thursday. The Philly Fed said its index for current general activity tumbled to 11.9 in August from 25.7 in July.
|U.S. Housing Starts Rebound In July But Well Short Of Estimates|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:23:01 GMT|
New residential construction rebounded by much less than expected in the month of July, the Commerce Department revealed in a report released on Thursday. The report said housing starts rose by 0.9 percent to an annual rate of 1.168 million in July.
|UK Retail Sales Rebound Strongly On Promotions, Online Spending|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:15:09 GMT|
UK retail sales rebounded strongly in July, exceeding expectations, thanks to store promotions and robust online sales. Retail sales rose 0.7 percent month-on-month in July, in contrast to a 0.5 percent fall in June, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Thursday. Sales were forecast to increase by 0.2 percent.
|U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Dip To 212,000|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 13:06:53 GMT|
A report released by the Labor Department on Thursday showed first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits unexpectedly edged lower in the week ended August 11th. The report said initial jobless claims dipped to 212,000, a decrease of 2,000 from the previous week's revised level of 214,000.
|South Africa Wholesale Sales Fall In June|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:43:18 GMT|
South Africa's wholesale sales decreased in June after recovering in the previous month, preliminary figures from Statistics South Africa showed Thursday.
|Dow posts biggest jump since April after US and China say trade talks to resume|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:51:00 GMT|
Stocks closed higher on Thursday on renewed hope that a resolution to a trade dispute with China could be on the horizon. Investors also cheered strong quarterly results from Walmart and Cisco Systems.
|UK Retail Sales Rise More Than Forecast|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 09:04:29 GMT|
UK retail sales increased more than expected in July, data from the Office for National Statistics showed Thursday.
|Czech PPI Inflation Highest Since Feb 2012|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 07:41:08 GMT|
Czech producer price inflation accelerated in July to the highest level in nearly six-and-a-half years, figures from the Czech Statistical Office showed Thursday.
|Germany Wholesale Price Inflation At 15-Month High|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 06:34:13 GMT|
Germany's wholesale price inflation accelerated further in July to the highest level in more than a year, data from Destatis showed Thursday.
|Dutch Jobless Rate Falls Unexpectedly|
|Thu, 16 Aug 2018 05:10:14 GMT|
Dutch unemployment rate decreased unexpectedly in July, though slightly, figures from the Central Bureau of Statistics showed Thursday.