Test Your Smarts On Foreign Currencies
How much do you know about currency pairs, Trump’s statements on the dollar and other currencies news? Try this quiz.
By Anneken Tappe
Nov. 5, 2017 10:08 p.m. ET
Financial analysts have spent much of this year interpreting political events and their effects on economies and markets. But sometimes it’s all about the currencies.
Currencies are one of the most sensitive barometers of a country’s general political situation. They are quick to reflect how traders feel about an election outcome or how a policy decision could affect an economy.
Samson: Oil is $ 62.46 due to tension in Saudi Arabia
6th November, 2017
Oil prices hit their highest levels since July 2015 due to political tension in Saudi Arabia, as well as a balance between supply and demand as a result of the success of the production reduction agreement.
At 10 am GMT, Brent crude was up $ 62.46 a barrel, up 0.63 percent.
US WTI reached $ 56 a barrel in early trade, also the highest level since July 2015, at $ 55.86 a barrel. Crude is one third higher than the 2017 low.
Post From IQDCalls Chat Room
Chat Room News Excerpts & Highlights Late Sunday Night 11-05-17
chattels: Talks hit a snag after Iraqis reject joint force deployment: Peshmerga By Rudaw http://www.rudaw.net/english/kurdistan/051120175
chattels: Kurdish and Iraqi military officials have so far met three times to find a solution to tensions between the two sides. The main obstacle to reaching an agreement is that the Iraqi military “want all their demands be implemented, without leaving any space for negotiation,” Jabar Yawar said at a press conference Sunday evening in Erbil.
49 Arrested in Saudi Anti-Corruption Crackdown
11/05/2017 09:09:00 PM News
Savoy Hotel owner among 49 arrested in Saudi anti-corruption crackdown
Sara Elizabeth Williams, amman 5 NOVEMBER 2017 • 12:00PM
Saudi authorities have arrested dozens of high ranking officials including the billionaire prince who owns the Savoy Hotel in London in an anti-corruption crackdown that strengthens Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's grip on power.
RV/INTELLIGENCE ALERT - November 5, 2017
THE KETTLE KEEPS GETTING HOTTER.
THE PODESTA'S ARE FEELING THE HEAT.
THE CLINTON'S ARE NEXT, THEN BUSH, THEN SO ON AND SO FORTH.
THE CABAL ARE BEING EXPOSED LEFT, RIGHT, AND CENTER.