Commodity and growth-linked currencies like the Australian dollar rose on Friday, and were set to end the week on a high note.» Read More
The dollar fell against a basket of major currencies, with investors trimming bets in its favor.
The dollar fell on Wednesday as investors positioned for a U.S. interest rate hike in September pulled back.
CNBC's Deirdre Bosa, reports on the drop in the Canadian one dollar coin known as the Loonie.
The dollar rose against a basket of currencies for a third trading day running, as worries about a China-led "currency war" abated.
Emerging markets currencies took it on the chin Monday and one analyst has told CNBC that the selling will only intensify.
The dollar rose against a basket of currencies on Friday as U.S. producer prices in July hinted some pickup in inflation.
The U.S. dollar recovered on Thursday after China's central bank said there was no basis for further yuan depreciation and on U.S. data.
The U.S. dollar fell on Wednesday to its lowest in about a month against a basket of major currencies.
The yuan suffered its biggest fall in over two decades on Tuesday.
The dollar slipped from a nearly four-month high after comments stoked uncertainty over whether the Fed would hike rates in September.
The slump in EM currencies could persist well past the Fed's first rate rise, due to Chinese economic weakness and commodity prices that have yet to bottom out, analysts have warned.
The dollar dropped from a near four-month high against a currency basket on Friday, as investors pared back bullish bets following jobs data.
The dollar edged lower against major currencies in choppy trading on Thursday, as investors balanced their positions ahead of Friday's data.
The dollar traded little changed on Wednesday as data showed the U.S. services sector expanded at its fastest pace in 10 years.
The dollar rose on Tuesday as a top Fed official voiced support for an interest rate increase in September despite a batch of disappointing data.
LONDON, Aug 4- Major currencies closely linked to commodities prices recovered some ground on Tuesday after a rough few weeks, as oil prices steadied and Australia's central bank changed its tone. The New Zealand dollar, which often tracks the Aussie, gained around half a percent, while the Canadian dollar, helped by a steadying of prices for Brent and U.S. crude,...
*Loonie hits 11- year lows as oil prices sink on China worries. TOKYO/ SYDNEY, Aug 4- The Australian dollar rose on Tuesday after the Reserve Bank of Australia took a more measured view on the currency's weakness, while the Canadian dollar languished at 11- year lows as a continuing selloff in oil prices thrust the loonie and other commodity currencies into the...
*Commodity currencies hit as oil prices sink on China worries. The loonie last traded at C $1.3154 per USD, not far from a low of C $1.3175 set overnight- a level not seen since August 2004. "The longer that crude takes to recover, the greater the risk to energy capex plans for 2016 which in turn feeds into the Bank of Canada's projections and lowers the hurdle for further...
The dollar gained as investors looked ahead to jobs data on Friday that is expected to show a still strengthening labor market.
*July PMI in China curbs risk sentiment. LONDON, Aug 3- Weak data from China helped push oil prices to their lowest in six months on Monday, knocking the Canadian dollar, and sent Asian stocks close to their 2015 lows. The S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial and Nazdaq markets all looked set to open little changed, shrugging off the troubles of Greece whose stock market...