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An employee holds a control panel as escalators are assembled at the ThyssenKrupp AG factory in Hamburg, Germany, on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013. Photographer: Krisztian Bocsi

Euro-Area Economic Confidence Rises

Euro-area economic confidence rose for a second month in May as the European Central Bank prepares to present updated economic projections that could provide further…


Jared Martinez, CEO of Market Traders Institute, combs his hair as he prepares to teach an all-day forex-trading seminar at MTI's school in Lake Mary, Florida. Photographer: Reed Young

Forex Weekly Outlook May 30 – June 3

The U.S. dollar continues its run after data showed first quarter GDP growth was higher than previously estimated, and revised upward from 0.5 percent to…