The dollar tumbled to a four-month low on Tuesday as growing fears of a global slowdown pushed investors to 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- The yen inched higher on Tuesday as another drop in oil and stock markets sent investors back to traditional safe havens, hammering commodity-dependent currencies in the process. The Australian and New Zealand dollars both sank almost 1 percent in midday trade in Europe, while the Canadian dollar and Norwegian crown- both heavily dependent on oil...
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.
The dollar hit a one-week low against the euro on Thursday after a plunge in U.S. durable goods orders.
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Commodity-linked major currencies including the Australian and New Zealand dollars surged on Thursday as oil traded back above $33 a barrel.
SYDNEY, Jan 27- The U.S. dollar kept to the sidelines early on Wednesday with the market waiting for a interest rate steer from the Federal Reserve, while a fleeting rebound in oil prices sparked a short-covering rally in currencies like the Canadian dollar. Weakness in the Swiss franc caught some attention, sparking talk the Swiss National Bank could have been...
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...
*Euro weaker, Chinese yuan stable despite Shanghai sell-off. *Aussie and CAD firmer as oil rises above $30 a barrel. LONDON, Jan 26- The safe-haven yen and the low-yielding euro halted their rise on Tuesday, as stock markets and oil prices recovered, providing some relief to battered commodity-linked and oil-related currencies such as the Australian and Canadian...
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.
The dollar turned negative against the euro on Thursday, reversing a morning rally.
The dollar fell to a more than one-year low against the Japanese yen as crude oil prices dropped near 13-year lows.
The dollar posted modest gains on Tuesday, as investor risk appetite improved on the back of rising oil prices and the expectation of further stimulus in China.
A recovery in stock markets helped the dollar gain ground against Europe's current safe havens of choice, the euro and the Swiss franc.