The dollar held near nine-month highs on Tuesday as comments from a Fed official cemented expectations of a rate hike by year-end.
The dollar gained against the yen on Monday on growing expectations of a Federal Reserve interest rate increase in December.
The dollar rose on Friday, boosted by higher expectations of a Federal Reserve interest rate hike this year and by the euro weakening.
The euro fell Thursday after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said the bank did not discuss ending bond purchases.
*Canadian dollar pressured by dovish Bank of Canada. TOKYO, Oct 20- The dollar was steady in early trading on Thursday, as investors awaited the final debate before next month's U.S. presidential election as well as a European Central Bank meeting later in the day. "I'm not expecting the debate to be a major factor, unless there is a big surprise and Clinton performs...
The euro weakened Wednesday, a day before the European Central Bank is due to meet, with investors focused on Mario Draghi.
*Canadian dollar ends at C $1.3119, or 76.23 U.S. cents. "The market is braced for downgrades to growth, and the main risk is that they don't come," said Adam Button, a currency analyst at ForexLive in Montreal, suggesting the currency could see further strength. The Canadian dollar settled at C $1.3119 to the greenback, or 76.23 U.S. cents, stronger than Monday's close of C...
The dollar was mixed Tuesday as investors took some profits from the greenback's recent strength and evaluated the Fed.
The dollar retreated as investors evaluated whether the Fed will let inflation run above target before raising interest rates.
The dollar posted a weekly performance best after strong U.S. retail sales and producer prices data for September.
The dollar tumbled on Thursday, as risk appetite took a turn for the worse after soft Chinese trade data spooked the market.
The dollar held gains Wednesday after Fed meeting minutes reinforced expectations that the central bank would hike rates in December.
The dollar hit a high on Tuesday as investors increased bets that the Federal Reserve would raise interest rates in December.
The pound steadied while the peso surged after the damaging publication of a video of Trump making vulgar comments about women.
SINGAPORE, Oct 10- The Mexican peso and Canadian dollar rose on Monday ahead of a closely-watched U.S. presidential debate, after comments Donald Trump made about women in a video created a firestorm around his campaign. Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump will square off from 0100 GMT in their second of three debates before the U.S....
*Canadian dollar ends at C $1.3285, or 75.27 U.S. cents. *Loonie touches its weakest since March 16 at C $1.3315. The so-called "flash crash" that knocked sterling to a 31- year low and increased tensions between Russia and the United States over Syria have triggered demand for safe-haven currencies such as the Japanese yen and the U.S. dollar at the expense of the...
The sterling tripped lower, while the dollar slipped on news of unexpectedly weak U.S. job growth in September.
The dollar gained against a basket of currencies on Thursday, hitting its strongest level in two months.
The dollar was little changed as upbeat data on U.S. services sector offset a weaker-than-expected report on private job growth.
The sterling stumbled against the dollar on fears over the fallout of Britain's looming exit from the European Union.