Markets Spectator

Oil falls as US dollar climbs

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US crude is back below $US60 a barrel as inflation data forces US dollar higher.

Aust dollar slumps on US inflation data

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Local currency loses close to US1c after core inflation numbers surprise on upside.

Wall Street slips on inflation data

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Prospect of rate hikes sees investors in cautious mood to round off the week.

European stocks end mixed

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Focus remains on Greece as traders hedge bets on chances of an imminent deal.

Aust dollar edges above US79c

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Local unit climbs higher as traders continue to make bets on likely Fed moves.

What keeps top fund managers awake at night

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As investors continue the search for yield, Australia's leading fund managers are sounding the alarm -- and one market in particular has them especially worried.

Shares close flat as financials weigh

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Local market ends little changed, as weak financial, consumer stocks offset resource gains.

How to create a fairer forex market

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The foreign exchange market is huge and opaque, but changes to its design could increase transparency and drive out speculative trading.

Aust dollar edges higher at noon

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Local unit ticks higher in quiet session amid weakness in US currency.

Aust stocks flat at noon

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Local market largely flat as weak financial stocks offset lift in mining, energy sectors.

Kohler quizzes: Vita Group

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Alan Kohler interviews Vita Group CEO Maxine Horne about staying a step ahead in the communications market.

Aust stocks open 0.5% higher

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Local market looks to close out week stronger as oil price rally buoys energy, mining stocks.

Aust dollar slips below US79c

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Local unit falls marginally in quiet trade despite fresh batch of soft data in the US.

Scoreboard: Riding high

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The S&P 500 hit a record high as Wall Street traded in a narrow range, while manufacturing data helped buoy European markets.

Aust stocks tipped for positive start

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Local market expected to end week on a high note after latest S&P 500 record.

Iron ore price skids for eighth day

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Pace of losses starts to slow as Forrest talks up supply-demand balance.

Value Investor: The risks facing Westpac

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As local economic conditions deteriorate, Westpac is likely to face a number of obstacles on the path to earnings growth.

Global oil prices surge 3%

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US oil prices rebound above $US60 a barrel mark as hope seen for easing of supply glut.

S&P 500 ends at record high

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Nasdaq, Dow just miss closing milestones as markets continue to creep higher.

European stocks close higher

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Key European markets inch higher on strong UK data, hopes for rate hold by the Fed.

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