SUBSCRIBERS

Hints of rate rise in March drive US$ higher

Published Tue, Feb 21, 2017 · 09:50 PM

London

THE dollar rose broadly on Tuesday after two Federal Reserve policymakers pointed to a potential US interest rates rise next month, turning attention to the bullish fundamentals of the world's biggest economy.

The move, a more than half per cent gain for the greenback, drove the biggest fall in the euro in more than a month, with concerns over u…

BT is now on Telegram!

For daily updates on weekdays and specially selected content for the weekend. Subscribe to  t.me/BizTimes

Companies & Markets

SUPPORT SOUTH-EAST ASIA'S LEADING FINANCIAL DAILY

Get the latest coverage and full access to all BT premium content.

SUBSCRIBE NOW

Browse corporate subscription here