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  • *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...

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    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...

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    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.

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3208 or 75.71 U.S. cents. TORONTO, Jan 6- The Canadian dollar touched its strongest level against the U.S. dollar in more than three weeks on Friday following surprisingly strong employment and trade data. At 9:17 a.m. ET, the Canadian dollar was trading at C $1.3208 to the greenback, or 75.71 U.S. cents, stronger than the Bank of Canada's...

  • Some of the biggest gains on record for China's yuan sent currency markets spinning.

  • *Loonie touches its strongest since Dec. 15 at C $1.3282. The loonie, as Canada's currency is known, rose together with gains for other commodity-linked currencies after a batch of European data showed that French consumer confidence hit a nine-year high, business activity across the euro zone rose at the fastest pace in more than five years and inflation in the...

  • Investors were cautious about increasing bets on the greenback before getting fresh clues on the U.S. economy.

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3315, or 75.10 U.S. cents. *Loonie touches its strongest since Dec. 15 at C $1.3297. At 9:19 a.m. ET, the Canadian dollar was trading at C $1.3315 to the greenback, or 75.10 U.S. cents, much stronger than Tuesday's close of C $1.3433, or 74.44 U.S. cents.

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    Dealers and investors in London returned to push the greenback to within 1 percent of December's long-term highs.

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3444, or 74.38 U.S. cents. Oil, one of Canada's major exports, reached 18- month highs, buoyed by hopes that a deal between OPEC and other big oil exporters to cut production will drain a global supply glut. At 10:05 a.m. ET, the Canadian dollar was trading at C $1.3444 to the greenback, or 74.38 U.S. cents, slightly weaker than Monday's close of C...

  • The dollar recovered from a two-week low against a basket of six major currencies.

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3427 or 74.48 U.S. cents. TORONTO, Dec 30- The Canadian dollar strengthened against a weaker greenback on Friday in thin pre-holiday market trading, and capped off an overall gain for 2016. The Canadian dollar finished trading at C $1.3427 to the U.S. dollar, or 74.48 U.S. cents, stronger than the Bank of Canada's official close of C $1.3508, or...

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3445, or 74.38 U.S. cents. TORONTO, Dec 30- The Canadian dollar strengthened on Friday against a weaker greenback, which softened against a basket of major currencies in thin holiday market trading. At 10:25 a.m. ET, the Canadian dollar was trading at C $1.3445 to the greenback, or 74.38 U.S. cents, stronger than the Bank of Canada's official...

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3508 or 74.03 U.S. cents. TORONTO, Dec 29- The Canadian dollar strengthened against its U.S. counterpart on Thursday, as the greenback slipped in tandem with U.S. The Canadian dollar ended Thursday's session at C $1.3508 to the greenback, or 74.03 U.S. cents, firmer than the Bank of Canada's official close of C $1.3555, or 73.77 U.S. cents.

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    Weaker-than-expected economic data weighed on the greenback and waning risk appetite boosted Japan's safe-haven currency.