The dollar slipped against a basket of currencies but stayed on track for weekly gains as investors readied for the jobs report. » Read More
The U.S. dollar slipped against the yen on Monday as traders took profits from the greenback's recent rally against the Japanese currency.
LONDON, April 25- Emerging market stocks sank to their lowest in a week and currencies came under pressure on Monday, weighed down by nerves over a raft of central bank meetings, while ratings concerns battered Poland's zloty. Russian dollar-denominated stocks and the Polish bourse fell around 1 percent as stocks in South Africa sank 0.6 percent and Turkey's...
The yen hit a 2 1/2-week low against the dollar on a report said the Bank of Japan was considering helping banks by applying negative rates.
The dollar recovered against the euro after ECB meeting as traders focus on next week's Fed meeting.
SHANGHAI, April 21- The yuan eased against the dollar on Thursday, after the central bank fixed a softer midpoint as the dollar index pulled away from an eight-month trough. The dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of major currencies, rose 0.5 percent overnight as the euro wobbled in the lead up to a policy meeting by the European Central Bank,...
BEIJING, April 21- China will promote unified yuan exchange rates in the onshore and offshore markets, the country's foreign exchange regulator said on Thursday.
Commodity-linked currencies such as the Australian and Canadian dollars inched towards recent peaks on Wednesday.
Commodity currencies like the Australian and New Zealand dollars soared to 10-month highs against the U.S. dollar.
The country wants to boost pricing power and expand its influence in the global bullion market.
SHANGHAI, April 19- The yuan reversed early losses on Tuesday and firmed against the dollar by midday, a change of direction traders credited to weakness in other global currencies. The People's Bank of China set the midpoint rate at 6.4700 per dollar prior to market open, 0.13 percent firmer than the previous fix of 6.4787. "That the opening price was 70 pips softer...
Commodity currencies slipped while the safe-haven yen gained ground after major crude exporters failed to agree on an output freeze.
A China official praised Yellen's clear communication and cautious approach, adding the mainland hopes Fed policy will boost its own economy.
China's vice finance minister sought to ease nerves over the country's high levels of corporate debt, defending the government's performance.
The dollar fell broadly as a slide in oil prices ahead of weekend talks among producers in Doha.
NAMIBIA- The cental bank raised its benchmark lending rate by 25 basis points to 7 percent on April 13 in an attempt to prevent possible capital outflows. It sold a net $3.34 billion of U.S. dollars through interventions in the spot exchange rate market in February compared with $30 million in January. SOUTH AFRICA- South Africa's Reserve Bank raised its...
The dollar fell against the yen on Thursday, snapping two days of gains, hurt by data showing benign U.S. inflation.
CNBC's Sara Eisen speaks with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde about the organization's global growth outlook downgrades, as well as her views on the Chinese economy and markets.
LONDON, April 14- Emerging market stocks struggled to a five-month-high on Thursday, extending gains into a sixth day, while many currencies came under pressure from a stronger dollar and from Singapore unexpectedly easing policy. In its third policy easing in 15 months, the Monetary Authority of Singapore said it would set the rate of appreciation of the...
The dollar climbed to a two-week peak against the euro, as gains in stock markets and improved data out of China drew investors into riskier bets.
The dollar rebounded from a more than seven-month low against a basket of currencies, led by gains versus the safe-haven yen.