The markets: New highs on oil, the Dollar Index, and rate US

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This Wednesday 9 May 2018, reveals himself for the moment to be a day bustling with movement on several key assets.

The oil first, which is progressing following the withdrawal of the United States of agreements on Iran, with a peak of $71.13 this morning, WTI crude oil, the highest since November 2014.

The US Dollar Index reflects a net strengthening of the dollar against most currencies, with new yearly highs 2018 to 93.42 as of this morning.

The rates in US are also honored this morning with the rate at 10-year returns above the symbolic threshold of 3%.

The strengthening of the Dollar has also consequences are particularly visible on EUR/USD, which marked this morning by a hollow on the 1.1822, the lowest since the December 22, 2017.

It is, therefore, a beginning of the day, lively as can be observed this morning on the international financial markets. For the rest of the day, we will remain attentive to the statements related to the ads last night on Iran, as well as the price index to the production US, which is to be expected at 14: 30.

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