Currencies

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Macron's victory means a new start for Europe, says Matthew Partridge

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Bitcoin’s bull market goes on and on – don’t miss it

Bitcoin has hit a record high against the dollar. And it’s not finished yet. Dominic Frisby explains its real potential, and why it’s got a lot further to go.

The message from the currency markets: buy Europe

Investors, who already view the US as overpriced and the eurozone as cheap may be about to start piling money into both European stocks and the euro, says John Stepek.

A currency war averted

Donald Trump had threatened to brand China a currency manipulator, but has now retreated from that position.

Chart of the week: vote for authoritarianism will crush the Turkish lira

The Turkish lira has fallen as Erdogan’s authoritarian tendencies have unsettled foreign investors. It is at near record lows against the US dollar, and is unlikely to rebound any time soon.

What the snap general election means for the pound

When Theresa May called the snap general election, the pound rallied sharply. Dominic Frisby looks at where sterling might go in the long term.

How to profit from Trump’s weak dollar policy

After years of the US pretending to have a strong dollar policy, Donald Trump is now talking the greenback down. John Stepek explains how you can cash in.

The battle for the future of bitcoin

There’s a civil war brewing over the future of bitcoin that could lead to a “fork” – two separate currencies running on separate versions of the underlying software, operating by different rules.

That’s it – the low for sterling is in this time

The pound has gone as low against the dollar as it’s going to, says Dominic Frisby. We’re at a start of a new, multi-year bull market in sterling.

How blockchain will transform business

Bitcoin boosters promised that the digital currency would change the world. In a sense, it just might, as blockchain, the technology underlying it, goes mainstream. Ben Judge reports.

Dollar rally runs out of steam

In January the US dollar index slid by 3.5%, its worst start to the year in over a decade.

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