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Dollar bulls have been handed the baton after a Federal Reserve policy maker reinforced the chances for a US interest-rate increase as soon as next month.
The yen will slump to ¥120/$ in six months as the Federal Reserve raises US interest rates but that’s about as weak as it will get, says an economist.
Hong Kong shares have ended the morning session higher, extending a recent rally, after a top Federal Reserve official said US interest rates could be hiked as soon as next month.
Tokyo stocks have risen with automakers and banks leading the way while a dip in the yen supported to exporters.
Asian markets have mostly extended their rally with Tokyo boosted by a jump in the dollar against the yen after a top Federal Reserve official said the bank could lift rates soon.
Investors often think the best way to find the next Capitec is by looking for a brand new company in an emerging sector, but this is not necessarily the best strategy.
The Egyptian pound has strengthened against the US dollar, regaining ground after record lows which followed the central bank's decision to float the currency in November.
Corrida Shoes has been around for more than three decades, but it is their Tsonga brand that the company is best known for. finweek interviewed owner Peter Maree.