King Dollar Throttles Gold, Breaking $1,650 Support

By Barani Krishnan — There’s no escaping the wrath of the dollar, as gold traders are finding out. One of the yellow metal’s most sacred support lines that held through its worst selling storms — $1,650 an ounce — broke Friday as the continued with its onslaught of one 20-year high after another. Bond … Read more

King Dollar, U.K. Meltdown, Boeing Settles SEC Charges – What’s Moving Markets

By Geoffrey Smith — The dollar is giving everything else a good, hard kicking as global markets price in the likelihood of the Federal Reserve raising interest rates still more, even at the risk of a global recession. Sterling and U.K. assets are having a particularly miserable time after the new government unveils a … Read more