The greenback traded 0.3 percent from the lowest in seven weeks versus the yen before Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen testifies to U.S.
Whiting Petroleum Corporation on Sunday said it would buy Kodiak Oil & Gas Corporation for $3.8 billion in stock, and assume $2.2 billion of Kodiak's debt.
US stocks managed to score modest gains on Friday, but the S&P 500 posted its biggest weekly drop since April as investors showed only mild enthusiasm after getting their first glimpses of earnings.
According to the official Xinhua News Agency on Monday, Shanghai prosecutors have indicted Peter William Humphrey, a 58-year-old British national, and his wife, Yu Yingzeng, a 61-year old American, for illegally trafficking personal information, such as ...
Hong Kong stocks rose, with the benchmark index climbing after capping its biggest weekly drop since May, as telecommunications companies jumped.