Euro Tests Par as Jittery Investors Await Interest Rate and Inflation News

Capital has continued to exit risk markets and move toward defensive havens. Stock markets around the world have extended yesterday’s downward momentum from North America with the Nikkei sliding 1.7%, the Hang Seng losing 1.3%, the Dax dropping 0.7% and

US Dollar Soars, Stocks Slide, as America Returns to Trading

US investors return from their holiday weekend to find the greenback soaring as capital continues to flee other countries and seek haven stateside.  The Euro is down 1.3% this morning, trading at a 20-year low near 1.0250 with par not