Investor Alert


Global growth may soar and investors aren’t ready, says Morgan Stanley

Andrew Sheets, chief cross-asset strategist at Morgan Stanley, who says the global economy may be about to surprise the world and investors are not ready for it. 12:23 a.m. Sept. 14, 2019

German tabloid likens ECB’s Draghi to Dracula as Bundesbank president adds criticism

Not everyone’s a fan of the European Central Bank’s package of easing measures delivered Thursday. 9:40 a.m. Sept. 13, 2019

Stocks have ‘sufficient tailwind’ to climb higher, so keep buying, Credit Suisse advises

Our call of the day is from Credit Suisse’s global equity strategist Michael Strobaek who is not fazed by the S&P 500’s 20% gain this year. He says it’s time to buy more stocks. 9:34 a.m. Sept. 13, 2019

Today in Commodities

Gold ends lower, suffers a weekly loss as bond yields rise

Gold futures end lower on Friday, giving up earlier gains to feed a loss for the week as appetite returns for assets perceived as risky and bond yields climb.

2:14 p.m. Sept. 13, 2019

Today in Bonds

2-year Treasury yield sees biggest weekly surge since 2009

Treasury yields rise Friday after signs that U.S. consumer spending remain strong and positive developments on trade tensions between the U.S. and China

3:59 p.m. Sept. 13, 2019

Currencies Headlines

Asian markets gain as trade tensions ease further

Asian markets rose in early trading Friday following signs of hope for a thaw in the trade war between the U.S. and China.

12:10 a.m. Sept. 13, 2019
Dow logs 7th gain in a row on renewed trade optimism, ECB stimulus

The Dow marks its longest win streak in more than a year Thursday, after the European Central Bank’s announced fresh stimulus measures.

4:40 p.m. Sept. 12, 2019
Gold tallies back-to-back gain after ECB unleashes basket of easy-money measures

Gold futures mark a second consecutive gain Thursday after the European Central Bank cut key eurozone interest rates and delivered a batch of measures intended to punch up the region’s sluggish economy — bullish moves for bullion.

2:39 p.m. Sept. 12, 2019

Benchmark Rates



No-Deal Brexit: 3 Things to Know About the U.K.’s ‘Worst-Case Scenario’

“Operation Yellow Hammer,” a previously confidential U.K. government document outlining what might happen in case of a no-deal Brexit, describes shortages of fuel and medicines, chaos at the border, and increased food prices. video content

Key Cross Rates

United States DollarUSD United Kingdom PoundGBP European EuroEUR Japanese YenJPY
United States DollarUSD /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled0.8012 /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled0.9027 /zigman2/quotes/210561789/realtime/sampled107.5920
United Kingdom PoundGBP /zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled1.2482 /zigman2/quotes/210561278/realtime/sampled1.1268 /zigman2/quotes/210561291/realtime/sampled134.2800
European EuroEUR /zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled1.1078 /zigman2/quotes/210561278/realtime/sampled0.8875 /zigman2/quotes/210561215/realtime/sampled119.1900
Japanese YenJPY /zigman2/quotes/210561789/realtime/sampled0.0093 /zigman2/quotes/210561291/realtime/sampled0.0074 /zigman2/quotes/210561215/realtime/sampled0.0084

Currency Converter


Key Currencies

Symbol Bid Ask High Low Time(ET)
USDJPY/zigman2/quotes/210561789/realtime/sampled 107.5870 107.5970 108.0850 107.5450 16:08:30
USDCHF/zigman2/quotes/210561981/realtime/sampled 0.9884 0.9888 0.9900 0.9881 16:07:19
GBPUSD/zigman2/quotes/210561263/realtime/sampled 1.2481 1.2483 1.2506 1.2480 16:08:17
EURUSD/zigman2/quotes/210561242/realtime/sampled 1.1076 1.1079 1.1157 1.1076 16:08:23
AUDUSD/zigman2/quotes/210560947/realtime/sampled 0.6869 0.6873 0.6877 0.6865 16:08:27
USDCAD/zigman2/quotes/210561978/realtime/sampled 1.3207 1.3212 1.3293 1.3208 16:08:25
EURCHF/zigman2/quotes/210561153/realtime/sampled 1.0951 1.0954 1.0997 1.0949 16:07:43
EURJPY/zigman2/quotes/210561215/realtime/sampled 119.1700 119.2100 120.5900 119.1222 16:08:30
NZDJPY/zigman2/quotes/210561685/realtime/sampled 68.5006 68.5716 68.9300 68.5062 16:08:31
AUDCHF/zigman2/quotes/210560928/realtime/sampled 0.6785 0.6795 0.6808 0.6785 16:08:31
AUDNZD/zigman2/quotes/210560938/realtime/sampled 1.0773 1.0793 1.0788 1.0777 16:08:18
CADJPY/zigman2/quotes/210560992/realtime/sampled 81.4100 81.4500 81.7804 81.3500 16:08:31
EUR= European Euro CHF= Swiss Franc NZD= New Zealand Dollar
USD= United States Dollar JPY= Japanese Yen GBP= United Kingdom Pound
AUD= Australian Dollar
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