The dollar took back some ground lost when bulls got cold feet after data showed manufacturing contracted in for the first time in three years.» Read More
The dollar reached an 8 1/2-month high on Monday, as the prospect of further stimulus from the European Central Bank drove the euro lower.
The dollar hit an eight-month high against a basket of currencies on Friday.
The euro fell back towards seven-month lows against the dollar and shed ground against the yen as investors piled on bets against it.
Business investment by Australian companies slumped a record 9.2 percent in the September quarter, causing the Aussie to drop 0.4 percent.
The dollar rose after strong economic data further backed the case for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates.
The U.S. dollar edged down as investors piled into safe-haven currencies on concerns about rising tension between Russia and Turkey.
The dollar rose to an eight-month high, as comments from a regional Fed president further cemented expectations of a rate hike next month.
Comments from European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi sent the euro down half a percent to below $1.07.
The dollar weakened across the board on Thursday after rising for four straight sessions.
The U.S. dollar stumbled against a basket of currencies on Thursday, even as the Fed's minutes indicated that a December rate rise is on the cards.
BHP Billiton's s dividend policy could be impacted by damages from the Samarco dam burst, warns Tim Schroeders, portfolio manager at Pengana Capital.
The dollar slipped briefly as markets digested minutes of the Federal Reserve's policy meeting, but the morning's gains quickly returned.
The dollar climbed on Tuesday as a rise in U.S. inflation reinforced expectations that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates next month.
Gareth Berry, FX and rates strategist at Macquarie, says that while international investors are keen to sell the Australian dollar ahead of a Fed hike, there is still strong onshore demand.
The dollar rose sharply, as markets were unshaken by the weekend attacks in Paris.
The dollar moved higher against major currencies on Friday as U.S. consumer sentiment beat forecasts.
Roy Teo, senior FX strategist at ABN AMRO, says the euro could fall another three cents against the dollar to $1.05 by the end of this year and reach parity by next year.
The U.S. dollar dropped for a second day on Thursday as investors booked profits from its precipitous rise in November.
It was back to normal Thursday with the head of the European Central Bank (ECB) pushing down the euro with some dovish remarks.
TOKYO/ SYDNEY, Nov 12- The dollar was down against the euro and yen on Thursday as the currency consolidated after a recent rally, while the Australian dollar soared on suprisingly strong local jobs data. The euro was up 0.2 percent at $1.0763, having gone as low as $1.0674 this week- a level seen in late April. The biggest mover in Asia was the Aussie, which was last up 1.2...