Japanese yen gains as virus caution weighs

LONDON (Reuters) – The dollar paused on Friday as concerns about a surge in coronavirus infections in the United States and elsewhere supported the safe haven Japanese yen, while risk-sensitive currencies lost ground. More than 60,000 new COVID-19 cases were…

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Stocks succumb to shutdown fears but China charges on

NEW YORK/LONDON (Reuters) – Equity markets slid on Thursday after U.S. data raised worries about the economy’s recovery and doused enthusiasm that drove a Chinese stock rally for an eighth straight day, while the dollar gained as new coronavirus cases…

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