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Aug 09, 2017
Fundamental Analysis, Market Analysis
Asian stocks and U.S. equity-index futures dropped as investors took a risk-off approach and piled into havens such as U.S. Treasuries, gold and the yen as tensions on the Korean peninsula escalated
USD/JPY and all JPY crosses benefited in the Asian session, The yen rose over 0.4 percent to 109.74 per dollar, an eight-week high.
EUR/USD has slipped just a tad lower from its late US levels opening Asia at 1.1750, Buyers are holding the price just above yesterday’s low of 1.1715.
AUD/USD has been hit lower on North Korean tensions reaching lows of 0.78552 against the US dollar. The risk barometer AUD/JPY fell sharply losing over 150 pips.
Wednesday, August 09th
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