GO
Loading...

Euro

More

  • *Euro climbs, but developments in Greece eyed. LONDON, Dec 9- The yen rose on Tuesday as investors trimmed huge bets against it after cautious comments from U.S. Dennis Lockhart, head of the Atlanta Federal Reserve, said late on Monday that he was in no rush to drop the Fed's pledge to keep interest rates near zero for a "considerable time", while San Francisco Fed chief...

  • Yen benefits as investor risk appetite wanes Tuesday, 9 Dec 2014 | 4:53 AM ET

    The yen rose strongly on Tuesday as a further drop in oil prices hit risk appetite.

  • *Dollar back below 121.00 yen, euro under 149.00 yen. SYDNEY, Dec 9- The yen held onto sizeable gains early on Tuesday, having staged a broad short-covering rally as a big drop in oil prices hit global risk appetite. Its New Zealand peer slid to 92.35 yen, retreating from a seven-year high of 93.97 set just on Friday.

  • Dollar slides from peals vs euro and yen Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 4:52 PM ET

    Investors consolidated gains made following a strong U.S. jobs report that is expected to trigger an interest rate increase next year.

  • NEW YORK, Dec 8- U.S. and European stocks fell on Monday after weak Chinese and Japanese data stoked worries about slowing global economic growth, while oil prices sank to five-year lows on expectations of oversupply into 2015.. The euro sagged to 2-1/ 2- year lows against the dollar after European Central Bank policymaker Ewald Nowotny warned of a "massive...

  • NEW YORK, Dec 8- U.S. and European stocks fell on Monday after weak Chinese and Japanese data stoked worries about slowing global economic growth, while oil prices sank to five-year lows on expectations of oversupply into 2015.. The euro sagged to 2-1/ 2- year lows against the dollar after European Central Bank policymaker Ewald Nowotny's warned of a "massive...

  • *Euro falls after Nowotny says QE has valuable role. NEW YORK, Dec 8- The dollar slid from a seven-year high against the yen and a two-year peak versus the euro on Monday, as investors consolidated gains made following a strong U.S. jobs report that is expected to trigger an interest rate increase next year. "We're drifting off in the dollar and this is just...

  • *China, Japan data add to global growth worries. LONDON, Dec 8- European stocks and the euro wallowed on Monday amid a stark warning about the currency bloc's economic prospects, keeping pressure on rock-bottom oil prices following weak data from Asia. That mirrored a move in Asia after China's trade performance in November was much weaker than expected and third...

  • FOREX-Euro dips to 2-1/2 yr lows on ECB comments Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 6:51 AM ET

    *Aussie, New Zealand dollar hit by China data, oil falls. "Nowotny's comments have just reinforced the market's view that the ECB is inching towards outright quantitative easing, we think probably in January, and that is continuing to hurt the euro," said Lee Hardman, a strategist with Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ in London. Sterling and the New Zealand and...

  • *China trade data weak, Japan Q3 GDP revised even lower. LONDON, Dec 8- European stocks and government bonds dipped on Monday as weak data from Asia, a rating downgrade for Italy and the slump in oil prices stoked concerns about global growth. Europe's index of top shares, the FTSEurofirst, opened down 0.4 percent, mirroring a move in Asia after China's trade...

  • Euro will be 'dismantled' in 3 years: Pro  Monday, 8 Dec 2014 | 2:40 AM ET

    Francesco Filia, CEO and CIO of Fasanara Capital, says the euro currency is "unsustainable" and will be "dismantled" in two or three years.

  • MOSCOW, Dec 8- The Russian rouble fell on Monday, following a weaker oil price and after strong gains in the Russian currency on Friday. At 0705 GMT, the rouble was 1.5 percent down against the dollar at 53.30, and 1.2 percent down at 65.45 against the euro. This follows $700 million in interventions last Monday and $1.9 billion on Wednesday.

  • *Dollar holds above 121.50 yen, euro stays below $1.2300. *Aussie dips below 83 US cents, China trade data next. The surge in payrolls by 321,000 in November easily blew past Wall Street's expectations and served to further highlight the divergence in economic outlook between the United States and most of the developed world.

  • Dollar surges on strong U.S. jobs data Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 5:25 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar reached fresh multiyear highs on Friday after a stronger-than-forecast November U.S. jobs report.

  • Year's hottest trade is about to get even hotter Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 8:00 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, December 1, 2014.

    New highs and crowded positions aren't keeping top strategists from betting on the dollar in the new year.

  • Draghi’s finger on trigger: Where next for euro? Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 7:59 AM ET

    The euro could post gains before year-end, as traders wonder if and when the ECB will launch a broader asset-buying program.

  • I'd place my bet on the long dollar: Pro  Friday, 5 Dec 2014 | 6:15 AM ET

    Steven Englander, Citi, shares his outlook on the U.S. dollar, the euro and ECB policy. The euro is not as weak as it seems, says Englander.

  • MOSCOW, Dec 5- The Russian rouble firmed against both the dollar and the euro in early trading on Friday, probably supported by interventions from the central bank, two traders told Reuters. Russian President Vladimir Putin failed to boost the rouble in his state of the nation address on Thursday, while many market participants and investors had expected at...

  • TOKYO, Dec 5- Asian shares edged higher in early trade on Friday, while the dollar marked time ahead of the key U.S. jobs report later in the session that could help it retake ground lost to the euro overnight. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was up about 0.1 percent, but on track for a weekly loss of 0.7 percent. Japan's Nikkei stock average...

  • *Euro back near $1.2400, off two-year lows around $1.2279. As a result, the euro jumped to $1.2457 from a two-year trough around $1.2279. It climbed towards a six-year peak of 149.12 yen set on Nov. 20, rising as far as 148.95 before losing a bit of steam to last fetch 148.27 yen.