The yen gained on Thursday on speculation that the BOJ won't deliver radical stimulus this week, while the dollar took a step back. » Read More
The dollar added to earlier losses on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve left interest rates unchanged, as was widely expected.
The yen surged to its strongest level against the euro in more than three years on Tuesday as the chances of UK voting next week to leave the EU grew.
The safe-haven yen firmed broadly on Monday, hitting a three-year peak against the euro and sterling and a six-week high versus the dollar.
Sterling fell to a two-month low against the U.S. dollar on Monday as concerns grew about the threat of the U.K. voting to leave the EU in 10 days' time.
The yen and Swiss franc rose as oil prices slid and bank shares led global equity markets lower, stoking a fresh wave of bids for low-risk assets.
A broad decline in commodity and stock prices in major world markets raised the yen on Thursday.
The dollar hit a five-week trough on Wednesday, hurt by waning expectations that the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates anytime soon.
The Australian dollar could retest $0.77 levels before coming down on Fed rate hike expectations, says Compass Global Markets's Tony Boyadjian.
*Crude oil climbing above $50 a barrel lifts Canadian dollar. The Australian dollar was little changed at $0.7454 after surging more than 1 percent overnight to a one-month high of $0.7478 after the Reserve Bank of Australia stood pat on monetary policy and hinted it was not in a hurry to raise rates. The Canadian dollar hovered near C $1.2753 per dollar, a...
The Australian dollar strengthened on Tuesday after the Reserve Bank of Australia kept interest rates on hold.
NEW YORK, June 7- The Australian dollar strengthened on Tuesday after the Reserve Bank of Australia kept interest rates on hold and hinted it was in no hurry to ease monetary policy further on signs of reasonably strong economic growth. Sterling recovered further from three-week lows versus the dollar set on Monday after two newspaper polls on Tuesday showed...
NEW YORK, June 7- The Australian dollar strengthened on Tuesday after the Reserve Bank of Australia kept interest rates on hold and hinted it was in no hurry to ease monetary policy further on signs of reasonably strong economic growth. Sterling recovered further from three-week lows versus the dollar set on Monday following two newspaper polls on Tuesday...
The dollar hit a session low against a basket of currencies as Janet Yellen delivered prepared remarks about the U.S. economy.
Asia currencies got a bump up Monday after the dollar took a hit from a disappointing U.S. jobs report, but it isn't clear if the move is sustainable.
The dollar fell to the lowest level in three weeks on Friday after the U.S. jobs report came in far below expectations.
The dollar fell to its lowest against the yen in more than two weeks.
The U.S. dollar hit its lowest level in two weeks against the yen after Japan delayed a sales tax hike for longer than expected.
Investors received a reality check this week after a poll on the upcoming referendum highlighted that the vote might just be closer than many were thinking.
SINGAPORE/ TOKYO, June 1- The dollar sat just below a two-month high against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday after a mixed bag of U.S. economic data slightly tempered expectations of a near-term Federal Reserve rate hike. The Australian dollar pushed higher after the country's first-quarter economic growth exceeded market forecasts and prompted...
The dollar was mostly flat against a basket of major currencies after U.S. data failed to support expectations for a June or July Fed hike.