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Dollar Up, But Gains Capped by B.1.1.7 Strain Jitters By Investing.com

Dollar Up, But Gains Capped by B.1.1.7 Strain Jitters By Investing.com
Dollar Up, But Gains Capped by B.1.1.7 Strain Jitters

com – The dollar was up on Tuesday morning in Asia, but jitters over a new COVID-19 strain left the greenback trading well below the peaks seen during a rollercoaster session overnight.The discovery of a new strain of the COVID-19 virus, also referred to as the B.leaves the European Union (EU), Prime Minister Boris Johnson warned that there are still “problems” in securing a post-Brexit trade deal.Positioning data showed that the value of overall bets against the dollar eased a little during the previous week but remained near the nine-year highs struck in September.

A full Tier 4 lockdown has been imposed on London and southeastern England, with the ensuing travel chaos and the possibility of food shortages coming days before Christmas.With just days left until the U.

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