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  • A man walks by a euro sign light installation in Vilnius, Lithuania, on December 31, 2014.

    The euro remained high on growing confidence that market-friendly Emmanuel Macron will become the next French president.

  • NEW YORK, April 25- The U.S. dollar surged to its highest level against its Canadian counterpart in more than a year on Tuesday after the United States imposed duties on Canadian softwood, while the dollar hit a two-week high against the yen on greater risk appetite. The move, which affects some $5.66 billion worth of imports of the construction material, set a tense...

  • TORONTO, April 25- The Canadian dollar slumped to a 14- month low against its U.S. counterpart on Tuesday after the United States said it would impose preliminary anti-subsidy duties averaging 20 percent on imports of Canadian softwood lumber. trading at C $1.3594 to the greenback, or 73.56 U.S. cents, weaker than Monday's close of C $1.3516, or 73.99 U.S. cents.

  • *Euro lingers just below $1.09. Centrist candidate Emmaneul Macron won the first round of Sunday's election in France, sending the euro surging above $1.09 as investors took heart from opinion polls showing Macron would beat far-right rival Marine Le Pen- who threatens to pull France out of the euro zone- in the run-off on May 7. The single currency stayed close to...

  • LONDON, April 25- The euro edged back towards the previous day's five-month high on Tuesday after posting its biggest one-day rise since June, on growing confidence that the market-friendly Emmanuel Macron would beat far-right rival Marine Le Pen to become the next French president. The centrist Macron won Sunday's French election first round, sending the...

  • Canadian dollar, also known as the loonie

    Canada’s dollar hit its lowest since December on the U.S.'s plans to slap tariffs on its Northern neighbors’ exports of softwood lumber.

  • Loonie weakens on US lumber tariffs

    Adam Reynolds, Saxo Bank Group, discusses the direction of the Canadian dollar and the greenback, which is starting to lose some its momentum.

  • SINGAPORE, April 25- The euro edged lower on Tuesday, catching its breath after a relief rally sparked by the first round results of the French election, while the Canadian dollar fell on news of U.S. duties on Canadian softwood lumber. The euro slipped 0.1 percent to $1.0860, off Monday's peak of around $1.0940, its highest level since Nov. 10, after centrist Emmanuel...

  • *Loonie had hit strongest since April 19 at C $1.3410. colloquially known, settled at C $1.3516 to the greenback, or 73.99 U.S. cents, weaker than Friday's close of C $1.3503, or 73.91 U.S. cents. The Canadian dollar hit C $1.3410, its strongest level since April 19, in morning trade that also included the release of decent domestic data, but faded throughout the...

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3456, or 74.32 U.S. cents. *Loonie hits strongest since April 19 at C $1.3410. That reduced the risk of another shock like' Brexit,' Britain's impending exit from the European Union, that could weigh on the global economic outlook.

  • The euro inched higher on Friday as investors battened down the hatches for results of the first round of a tightly-fought French election.

  • TORONTO/ OTTAWA, April 20- The Canadian dollar strengthened modestly against the greenback on Thursday, recovering from a nearly six-week low, though it was expected to remain on the ropes in the longer term as monetary policy in Canada and the United States diverge. U.S. crude oil futures ended down 17 cents at $50.27 a barrel, though Brent was up 6 cents to $52.99 a.

  • The dollar inched lower against a basket of currencies, suffering from a solid euro performance before the first round of French elections.

  • *Canadian dollar settles at C $1.3480, or 74.18 U.S. cents. greenback, or 74.18 U.S. cents, much weaker than the Bank of Canada's Tuesday close of C $1.3381, or 74.73 U.S. cents. "Assuming oil doesn't fall two bucks a day for the next two weeks I think we'll stay in that range," said Benjamin Reitzes, senior economist at BMO Capital Markets.

  • The dollar crept higher on Wednesday, a day after dropping to a three-week low against a basket of major currencies.

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3438, or 74.42 U.S. cents. At 9:13 a.m. EDT, the Canadian dollar was trading at C $1.3438 to the greenback, or 74.42 U.S. cents, weaker than the Bank of Canada's official Tuesday close of C $1.3381, or 74.73 U.S. cents. Oil edged higher on Wednesday as OPEC said it was committed to eroding a global surplus of crude, but increasing shale production in...

  • The loonie, as the Canadian currency is colloquially known, also lost ground versus a string of other currencies as oil, a major Canadian export, hit an 11- day low and a snap British election added to geopolitical jitters from North Korea to France. "We've seen the Canadian dollar get slaughtered today," said Rahim Madhavji, president of KnightsbridgeFX.com,...

  • Dollar printing

    The dollar steadied against the yen, with worries that currency manipulation complaints could touch Japan offset by US Treasury Secretary comments.

  • *Canadian dollar at C $1.3371, or 74.79 U.S. cents. TORONTO, April 18- The Canadian dollar fell to a near one-week low against its U.S. counterpart and lost ground versus a string of other currencies on Tuesday, as oil prices hit an 11- day low and a snap British election added to geopolitical jitters from North Korea to France. trading at C $1.3371 to the greenback, or...

  • *Canadian dollar settles at C $1.3316, or 75.09 U.S. cents. "Europe is closed and North America is coming back from a long weekend," he added. C $1.3316 to the greenback, or 75.09 U.S. cents, slightly stronger than Thursday's close of C $1.3328, or 75.03 U.S. cents.