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Qatar riyal sinks in forwards market on loan concern

Qatar's riyal fell sharply in the forward foreign exchange market on Wednesday as traders cited concern that Qatar might have trouble agreeing with banks on the pricing of a syndicated loan of up to $10 billion. The drop was p

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New global forex code to take effect in 2017

The first comprehensive global code of conduct to regulate the scandal-hit foreign exchange market will come into force in May 2017, central bank officials said on Wednesday. Three years of revelations over the conduct of major ba

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China FX reserves in record fall

China's foreign exchange reserves posted their biggest monthly fall on record in August, reflecting Beijing's attempts to halt a slide in the yuan and stabilise financial markets following its surprise move to devalue the currency last m

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Saudi forex under pressure as oil policy bites

Domestic macro costs of Saudi Arabia’s unchanged oil policy are likely to become more acute  and apparent, a report said, highlighting that safeguarding forex reserves will require deep budgetary cuts at current oil prices, rather tha

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Ezz Steel output hit by forex shortages

Egypt's largest steel maker Ezz Steel's first-quarter net loss increased to EGP136 million ($17 million) from EGP19 million ($2.4 million) in the same period last year, hit by foreign currency shortages, the company said on Thursday.

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Ezz Steel output hit by forex shortages

Egypt's largest steel maker Ezz Steel's first-quarter net loss increased to EGP136 million ($17 million) from EGP19 million ($2.4 million) in the same period last year, hit by foreign currency shortages, the company said on Thursday.

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Global banks admit guilt in FX probe, fined $6bn

Four major banks pleaded guilty on Wednesday to trying to manipulate foreign exchange rates and, with two others, were fined nearly $6 billion in another settlement in a global probe into the $5 trillion-a-day market. Citigroup In

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Turkey cbank hikes forex reserve requirements

Turkey's central bank raised foreign exchange reserve requirement ratios on Saturday, citing the need to support financial stability amid volatility in global markets. With the lira currency trading at record lows against the

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Kuwait to let banks trade forex derivatives

Kuwait's dinar rose sharply against the US dollar in the forwards market on Monday in response to news that the Kuwaiti central bank would allow local banks to deal in derivatives with foreign banks. Al Rai newspaper in Kuwait

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Egypt banks to stick to non-USD forex rates

The Egyptian central bank has instructed banks to 'strictly conform' to prevailing international market rates in trading of non-US dollar foreign currencies, according to a statement seen by Reuters. "Kindly note that

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