Archive for June 17th, 2014

Dollar rises on higher U.S. inflation; Fed could be more hawkish

June 17, 2014
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By Michael Connor NEW YORK (Reuters) – The dollar edged up and U.S. Treasuries prices slipped on Tuesday as rising U.S. inflation drove speculation that the Federal Reserve, which is meeting this week, may raise interest rates sooner than global investors have been expecting.
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Wall Street edges up, but Iraq still in focus

June 17, 2014
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By Ryan Vlastelica NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks rose modestly on Tuesday afternoon, recovering from morning declines though investors kept watching the turmoil in Iraq as the Federal Reserve began a two-day policy meeting.
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REUTERS SUMMIT-Wall Street watchdog to review sanction guidelines

June 17, 2014
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(For other news from the Reuters Global Wealth ManagementSummit (LSE: SUMM.L – news) , click on http://www.reuters.com/summit/Wealth14)(Addscomment from SEC commissioner and lawyers; adds background)
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Wall Street ends up slightly on M&A; Iraq closely watched

June 17, 2014
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By Angela Moon NEW YORK (Reuters) – U.S. stocks closed slightly higher on Monday, supported by a flurry of merger news, but turmoil in Iraq drove oil prices up and kept trading choppy.
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