Sterling fell to a two-week low after a poll showed a narrowing lead for British Prime Minister Theresa May over her opposition.
The Canadian, Australian and New Zealand dollars all fell solidly on Thursday, tracking a drop in oil prices.
The dollar was on the defensive on Thursday, with investors low on incentives to buy the greenback.
TOKYO, May 24- Chinese stocks fell and the Australian dollar skidded on Wednesday after Moody's downgraded its sovereign credit rating on China, adding to worries about the global impact of slowing growth and rising debt in Asia's economic powerhouse. Shares elsewhere in Asia also slipped, with MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan down...
*Aussie, China shares down after Moody's downgrade. TOKYO, May 24- China's main stock index fell one percent and the Australian dollar slipped on Wednesday after Moody's cut its sovereign credit rating on China. The Aussie fell as much as 0.3 percent to $0.7452 soon after the Moody's announcement downgrading China to A1 from Aa3.
TOKYO, May 24- Asian shares edged lower in early trade on Wednesday, while the Australian dollar and the offshore Chinese yuan slipped after Moody's cut its sovereign credit rating on China. The Aussie fell as much as 0.3 percent to $0.7455 while the yuan slipped to 6.8901 per U.S. dollar, 0.1 percent below late U.S. levels after Moody's downgraded China to A1 from...
The dollar struggled to recover ground against other major currencies on Tuesday.
The dollar slipped to a more than six-month low against a basket of currencies on Monday.
The dollar was on track to record its worst week since August on Friday, having given up almost all the gains made since Trump was elected.
The U.S. dollar rose against a basket of major currencies on Thursday.
The yen rose to its highest in two weeks and the Swiss franc hit a seven-week high against the U.S. dollar on Wednesday.
The euro surged more than 1 percent against a broadly weaker dollar on Tuesday, rising above $1.10.
Sim Moh Siong, Bank of Singapore, says the Australian dollar is trading on the lower end of a range due to overdone concerns about the slowdown in China.
The Canadian dollar hit its highest level in two weeks and the Australian dollar was at a 10-day high.
LONDON, May 15- The Canadian dollar hit its highest level in two weeks and the Australian dollar a 10- day high on Monday as a bounce in oil prices drove a recovery in major commodity-linked currencies. Saudi Arabia and Russia agreed on Monday to extend oil output cuts until March 2018 to rein in a global crude glut, pushing up prices by as much as 2 percent and...
The U.S. dollar fell on Friday, easing from a roughly two-month high against the yen.
The New Zealand and Canadian dollars sank on Thursday as domestic concerns outweighed a bounce in oil prices for the currencies.
Trump abruptly fired FBI Director James Comey in a move that shocked Washington and dampened some of this week's strong risk appetite.
Australia’s long-suffering wanna-be homebuyers were likely to be disappointed by the budget's housing affordability measures, analysts said.
David Forrester, Credit Agricole, says he likes the Aussie dollar on the crosses as opposed to against the U.S. dollar.