The U.K. currency spiked against the dollar on Thursday morning with the country's high court ruling that any proposed Brexit plan would have to be approved by lawmakers before being implemented.
The dollar hit lows on Wednesday on continued nervousness about a potential victory for Donald Trump next week.
The dollar hit lows Tuesday on U.S. political uncertainty, while the peso hit a low on positioning for a potential victory for Trump.
The dollar rose Monday on reduced worries over the FBI's investigation of more emails linked to Clinton's use of a private server.
The yield on South Africa's benchmark 2026 bond issue fell 12.5 basis points to three-week lows of 8.75 percent. South Africa's banking index rose 2.8 percent but Johannesburg shares were still down 0.4 percent. "It's good news the charges were dropped but this does not necessarily remove the possibility that South Africa will be downgraded in December,"...
SHANGHAI, Oct 31- A senior Chinese central banker has sought to reassure markets about Beijing's commitment to exchange rate reform in the wake of a renewed slide in the yuan and worries authorities will be moving to a more interventionist stance to curb currency volatility. Fan emphasized that China should not take a backward step toward fixing the exchange...
Markets have been sanguine on the yuan because the sources of its weakness have been external factors such as the Fed, says Citi Private Bank's Ken Peng.
The dollar on Friday after data showing a deceleration in consumer spending overshadowed a economic growth reading.
CORRECTED- CHINA RQFII QUOTA 514.99 BLN YUAN AT END-OCT, NOT END-AUG- FX REGULATOR.
The dollar hit a high on comments from Sweden's central bank, and on expectations of a December Federal Reserve rate hike.
LONDON, Oct 27- A wave of caution hit emerging markets on Thursday, as rating downgrade fears stalked South Africa and a tumble in oil prices below $50 a barrel weighed on Russia's rouble and other crude producer currencies. "We are seeing broad-based weaker momentum in EM and a few stories are compounding that, including the tabling of the budget in South Africa,...
SHANGHAI, Oct 27- The yuan eased on Thursday after the central bank fixed a weaker midpoint for the daily trading range, but suspicions that state-banks would sell dollars if the yuan were to slip further forestalled any pressure building on the Chinese currency. The People's Bank of China set the midpoint rate at 6.7736 per dollar prior to market open, weaker...
Ahead of a calendar of risk events, having a long position on the dollar against Asian currencies is a rational play, Macquarie's Nizam Idris.
The dollar fell as the greenback looked vulnerable to weakness on uncertainty surrounding Fed monetary policy and the US election.
China has dropped off investors' radar as a risk in the short term but challenges remain in the long term, says StanChart WM Group's Steve Brice.
The dollar hit highs on Tuesday on growing expectations that the Fed would raise interest rates in December.
The dollar gained against the yen on Monday on growing expectations of a Federal Reserve interest rate increase in December.
Mark Grant, Hilltop Holdings, provides his outlook on interest rates, the Chinese yuan and U.S. dollar.
Forex markets, especially U.S. dollar, yen and yuan movements, are key to understanding emerging markets, says Macquarie Securities Group's Viktor Shvets.
Market watchers are watching to see what Xi Jinping's direction for the Chinese economy will be, says Marc Desmidt, CEO at Point72 Asset Management.