Tag: 2015 q1 gdp

GBP/USD Edges Lower as Dollar Rally Continues

The GBP/USD edged lower on Thursday, falling for a fourth consecutive day as the US dollar continued to rally ahead of Friday’s GDP revision. The...

US Retail Sales Unchanged in April

US retail sales stalled unexpectedly last month, a sign headwinds continued to soften the economic recovery at the start of the second quarter. Retail sales...

EUR/USD Gains Traction

The EUR/USD soared on Wednesday, climbing to its highest level of the week following disappointing US retail sales figures and growing signs of a...

BOE Keeps Monetary Policy Unchanged

The Bank of England held monetary policy steady in April, as policymakers continued to monitor the path of inflation just days after the Conservative...

US Jobless Claims Reach New 15-Year Low

US jobless claims fell last week to the lowest level in 15 years, a sign the labour market was firming after hitting a soft...

US GDP Growth Slows More than Forecast in Q1

The US economy slowed more than forecast at the start of the year, as a strong dollar hurt exports and corporate earnings, while personal...