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  • Theresa May triggered the pound's biggest jump in eight years.

  • *Loonie touches its strongest since Oct. 19 at C $1.3019. TORONTO, Jan 17- The Canadian dollar strengthened to a nearly three-month high against its U.S. counterpart on Tuesday, one day before a Bank of Canada interest rate decision, as oil rallied and a New Year selloff of the greenback deepened. Recent domestic data has shown a surge in jobs in December and the first...

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3148, or 76.06 U.S. cents. TORONTO, Jan 16- The Canadian dollar weakened against its U.S. counterpart on Monday, paring some recent gains ahead of a Bank of Canada interest rate decision midweek as oil dipped and the greenback rebounded against a basket of major currencies. At 9:23 a.m. ET, the Canadian dollar was trading at C $1.3148 to the...

  • Sterling was hit by fears that Prime Minister Theresa May will say on Tuesday that Britain will lose its access to the EU single market.

  • The U.S. dollar gained against the yen and was little changed against the euro on Friday, rebounding from five-week lows.

  • Traders from BGC, a global brokerage company in London's Canary Wharf financial centre react as European stock markets open early June 24, 2016 after Britain voted to leave the European Union in the EU BREXIT referendum.

    There is little if any data to support suggestions that traders may have deliberately spurred October's flash crash in sterling, a BIS report said.

  • *Loonie hits its strongest since Oct. 19 at C $1.3028. The Canadian dollar settled at C $1.3132 to the greenback, or 76.15 U.S. cents, stronger than Wednesday's close of C $1.3177, or 75.89 U.S. cents. The price of oil, one of Canada's major exports, rose on reports key OPEC members were cutting production as promised and on forecasts of strong demand growth in China.

  • The dollar sank to a five-week low below 114 yen on Thursday and was on course for its worst week since November.

  • *Loonie touches its strongest since Dec. 14 at C $1.3119. The Canadian dollar settled at C $1.3177 to the greenback, or 75.89 U.S. cents, stronger than Tuesday's close of C $1.3227, or 75.60 U.S. cents. The loonie's weakest level of the session was C $1.3295, while it touched its strongest since Dec. 14 at C $1.3119.

  • *Loonie touches its strongest since Dec. 14 at C $1.3119. At 3:09 p.m. ET, the Canadian dollar was trading at C $1.3174 to the greenback, or 75.91 U.S. cents, stronger than Tuesday's close of C $1.3227, or 75.60 U.S. cents. The loonie's weakest level of the session was C $1.3295, while it touched its strongest since Dec. 14 at C $1.3119.

  • Mexico's peso weakened to a historic low of 22 per dollar on Wednesday, shortly after Donald Trump began a news conference in New York.

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3235, or 75.56 U.S. cents. TORONTO, Jan 11- The Canadian dollar weakened slightly against its U.S. counterpart early on Wednesday, with investors bracing for clues about U.S. At 8:49 a.m. ET, the Canadian dollar was trading at C $1.3235 to the greenback, or 75.56 U.S. cents, weaker than the Bank of Canada's official Tuesday close of C $1.3227, or...

  • *Canadian dollar ends at C $1.3227, or 75.60 U.S. cents. TORONTO, Jan 10- The Canadian dollar ended a touch stronger against its U.S. counterpart on Tuesday as a jump in housing starts offset a drop in oil prices and caution as hearings for U.S. The Canadian dollar settled at C $1.3227 to the greenback, or 75.60 U.S. cents, barely stronger than Monday's close of C $1.3230, or...

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    The dollar edged lower on Tuesday on nervousness ahead of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump's first news conference.

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3216, or 75.67 U.S. cents. TORONTO, Jan 10- The Canadian dollar edged higher against its U.S. counterpart on Tuesday as oil rose and stronger-than-expected domestic housing starts suggested the country's long housing boom may not yet be over. At 9:17 a.m. ET, the Canadian dollar was trading at C $1.3216 to the greenback, or 75.67 U.S. cents,...

  • TORONTO, Jan 9- The Canadian dollar ended little changed against a weaker U.S. counterpart on Monday, with a Bank of Canada business outlook survey helping it hold ground even as prices for crude oil, a major Canadian export, tumbled. The Canadian dollar settled at C $1.3230 to the greenback, or 75.59 U.S. cents, barely stronger than the Bank of Canada's official close...

  • British one pound sterling coins.

    Talk of Britain dramatically reworking trade ties with the European Union after Brexit sent the pound tumbling to two-month lows.

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3243 or 75.51 U.S. cents. At 8:48 a.m. ET, the Canadian dollar was trading at C $1.3243 to the greenback, or 75.51 U.S. cents, below the Bank of Canada's official close on Friday of C $1.3232, or 75.57 U.S. cents. The loonie made a strong gain against the pound, which slid after British Prime Minister Theresa May said she was not interested in...

  • The Canadian dollar settled at C $1.3232 to the greenback, or 75.57 U.S. cents, slightly stronger than the Bank of Canada's official Thursday close of C $1.3242, or 75.52 U.S. cents. It had hit C $1.3177, its strongest level since Dec. 14, in morning trade after Canada's economy unexpectedly added 53,700 jobs in December, all of them full-time positions, and also posted...

  • 100 dollar bills

    The dollar rose on Friday, boosted by a US jobs report, but was headed for a second straight weekly loss after tumbling the day before.