Pre-pandemic levels

By: Miguel A. Rodriguez

10:55, 22 December 2021

Dollar firm as risk-sensitive currencies advance
  • Indian refiners' crude throughput in November was the highest since February 2020, as hopes of a steady uptick in demand at the world's third-biggest #oil consumer prompted refiners to operate at full capacity
  • #USD steadied, recovering after a bout of profit-taking in the previous session, but its gains were held in check as improving risk sentiment boosted riskier currencies such as the Australian dollar and the British pound
  • #Block CEO Dorsey has consistently praised bitcoin, and his departure as #Twitter's CEO is likely linked to his ambitions around the crypto asset
  • #USDJPY rose 0.4% in the last session
  • #BTCUSD exploded 3.5% in the last session
  • #WTIUSD exploded 2.9%

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