The dollar index rose on Friday after positive consumer spending data suggested the Fed may raise interest rates this year.» Read More
NEW YORK, Dec 9- The dollar fell on Wednesday as commodity currencies reversed steep losses from Tuesday as oil recovered, while the euro rose as investors shifted back into the single currency. The crown added 1 percent against the dollar to 8.6785 crowns per dollar, and the loonie gained 0.35 percent to move to C $1.3536. The euro and yen both hit one-month highs...
The dollar soared against oil-linked currencies on Tuesday, touching an 11-year high against the Canadian dollar.
By Dion Rabouin and Richard Leong. NEW YORK, Dec 8- The dollar soared against oil-linked currencies on Tuesday, touching an 11- year high against the Canadian dollar and a 13- year high versus the Norwegian crown as concerns of excess supply and soft demand sent crude prices to near seven-year lows. "It's a perfect storm for commodity currencies," said Mazen Issa,...
*Worries about China pressure export-oriented currencies. NEW YORK, Dec 8- The Canadian dollar, Norwegian crown and currencies of other major oil exporters fell on Tuesday, hitting decade-plus lows versus the dollar as concerns about an oil supply glut and soft global demand sent crude prices to near seven-year lows. "It's a perfect storm for commodity...
LONDON, Dec 8- Currencies of major oil exporting nations such as the Canadian dollar and the Norwegian crown fell on Tuesday as crude prices hovered near 7- year lows and which are likely to muddy the water for global growth and inflation prospects. Growth-linked currencies like the Australian dollar also remained on the defensive after Chinese trade data for...
Malaysian ringgit remains the most vulnerable regionally to lower oil prices, says Saktiandi Supaat, head of global FX strategy at Maybank.
The dollar rose broadly on Monday on expectations the Fed is on track to raise interest rates next week.
The U.S. dollar was higher against the euro on Friday after stronger-than-expected U.S. monthly jobs data.
The U.S. dollar hit a nearly one-month low against the euro on Thursday after the European Central Bank cut its interest rate on deposits.
The U.S. dollar climbed to its highest against the euro in more than seven month.
The dollar fell as a contraction in U.S. manufacturing employment and upbeat European economic data knocked the greenback from 8-1/2-month highs.
The dollar reached an 8 1/2-month high on Monday, as the prospect of further stimulus from the European Central Bank drove the euro lower.
The dollar hit an eight-month high against a basket of currencies on Friday.
The euro fell back towards seven-month lows against the dollar and shed ground against the yen as investors piled on bets against it.
The dollar rose after strong economic data further backed the case for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates.
The U.S. dollar edged down as investors piled into safe-haven currencies on concerns about rising tension between Russia and Turkey.
The dollar rose to an eight-month high, as comments from a regional Fed president further cemented expectations of a rate hike next month.
*Euro recovers footing after falling to $1.0600. LONDON, Nov 23- The Norwegian crown jumped to its highest in six weeks and the Australian and Canadian dollars recovered on Monday after oil prices jumped on a Saudi government briefing note saying it was ready to cooperate in maintaining stable markets. "It is the oil price move which has done this," said one trader in...
Comments from European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi sent the euro down half a percent to below $1.07.
The dollar weakened across the board on Thursday after rising for four straight sessions.