Dollar trades mixed after State of the Union speech

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LONDON – The dollar traded mixed on Thursday as investors digested US President Barack Obama’s State of Union address that focused on economic issues, notably job creation amid a fragile recovery.

Thursday’s market focus was on a State of the Union address by Obama, who vowed to veto any finance bill that does not contain “real reform,” as he moves to overhaul the country’s banks in the wake of a massive economic crisis.

Full story: Dollar mixed after key Obama speech AFP via Yahoo! News