The yen rose to its highest against the dollar since November 2014, as fears about Europe's banks stoked demand for safe-haven currencies.» Read More
The yen rose on Wednesday as weaker stock markets in Europe spurred investors to buy safe haven assets.
The U.S. dollar fell against the euro and yen on Tuesday after a drop in oil prices suggested U.S. inflation would stay low.
LONDON, Feb 2- Sterling touched a three-week high on Tuesday after the outline of a proposed EU deal said Britain does not have to integrate further politically with the rest of the European Union if it wants to stay in. The pound rose to as high as $1.4447 after the draft proposals were published, up from $1.4380 immediately beforehand, and its strongest since Feb....
The U.S. dollar fell against a basket of major currencies on the view that the Fed would not be able to hike interest rates as quickly as forecast.
The dollar rose sharply on Friday, hitting a six-week high versus the yen.
MOSCOW, Jan 29- The Russian central bank said on Friday it had relaxed regulations governing the exchange rates banks use to comply with its rules, in a move to protect them from excessive exposure to rouble risks. The bank said in a statement that the relaxation of its regulations affected operations in the U.S. dollar, euro, the British pound, the Swiss franc and...
The dollar hit a one-week low against the euro on Thursday after a plunge in U.S. durable goods orders.
Commodity-linked major currencies including the Australian and New Zealand dollars surged on Thursday as oil traded back above $33 a barrel.
Melanie Baker, U.K. economist at Morgan Stanley, expects there will be enough evidence of domestic inflation for the Bank of England to raise interest rates by August.
The safe-haven yen and the low-yielding euro halted their rise on Tuesday, as stock markets and oil prices recovered.
NEW YORK, Jan 26- A recovery in oil prices pushed the dollar higher against the safe-haven yen and Swiss franc on Tuesday, but it fell overall as sterling rose and the oil-linked Canadian dollar surged. With crude oil prices near 13- year lows, senior officials of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries renewed calls for rival producers to cut...
NEW YORK, Jan 26- A recovery in oil prices pushed the dollar higher against the yen and euro on Tuesday, but it fell overall as sterling rose and the oil-linked Canadian dollar gained. With crude oil prices near their lowest in 13 years, senior officials of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries renewed calls for rival producers to cut supply...
The dollar edged down on Monday as renewed selling on oil markets drove investors into currencies often deemed less risky investments.
The dollar firmed Friday, boosted by expectations of monetary easing by in Europe and Japan, and by strong U.S. housing data.
LONDON, Jan 22- Sterling could face more pain after falling to a seven-year low against the dollar this week if speculators add to bets against the currency as uncertainty grows about the economy and Britain's future in the European Union. In the past few weeks, a wave of bets in the derivatives markets have been placed by investors seeking protection against...
The dollar turned negative against the euro on Thursday, reversing a morning rally.
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The dollar fell to a more than one-year low against the Japanese yen as crude oil prices dropped near 13-year lows.