The dollar slipped versus the yen at the start of a new quarter, as soft Japanese business sentiment dented Tokyo shares and helped bolster the yen.» Read More
David Greene, head of dealing at AFEX Australia, says the cable will likely focus on political risks, with the U.K. set to hold its general election on May 7.
The euro slumped against the dollar on worries over whether Greece would secure aid before it runs out of cash in three weeks.
The U.S. dollar edged lower against a basket of major currencies on Friday after comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.
CNBC's Catherine Boyle reports on the Labour party's election campaign in the U.K., talking to to Shadow Health Secretary Andy Burnham about the National Health Service.
The dollar was on track for its biggest one-day gain against the euro in a week on Thursday after traders reestablished bullish bets on the greenback.
NEW YORK/ LONDON, March 26- Raw sugar futures tested the prior session's six-year low in thin trade on Thursday, under pressure from a strengthening dollar, abundant supplies and light physical demand, while arabica coffee extended gains. New York cocoa futures eased, pressured by the weak sterling, and bucking the session's higher trend in larger commodity...
The dollar fell against a basket of major currencies after weaker-than-expected U.S. data combined with a robust survey of German business morale.
LONDON, March 25- Sterling fell against the euro on Wednesday, hitting a one-month low as investors pushed back expectations of interest rate hikes amid growing talk that inflation in Britain will stay low for sometime to come. Annual inflation in Britain dropped to zero in February and investors are factoring in the chance of a first rate hike in mid-2016,...
The dollar fell for a second straight session against a basket of major currencies after traders unwound bullish dollar positions.
*ECB president's speech, Greece in focus. SYDNEY, March 23- The dollar started trade in Asia on the defensive, after a volatile few days in the wake of the Federal Reserve's dovish steer, which cast doubts on bullish positions in the greenback. "Our technical analyst highlights a series of bearish weekly key reversals for USD against EUR, GBP and CAD, suggesting USD...
The dollar stumbled on Friday, capping its worst weekly performance against the euro in more than two years.
Rebounding from steep losses in the previous session on a cautious Fed statement on interest rates, the dollar rose broadly.
Ed Balls, Shadow Chancellor of the U.K. Labour party, discusses George Osborne's UK Budget, saying where there are problems for the future; adding that the budget looks "more murky" than sunny.
The dollar nursed hefty losses, having suffered its biggest one-day fall against the euro in six years after the Federal Reserve struck a dovish tone.
Talking about the UK budget, Dr. Brian Hilliard, chief UK economist at Societe Generale, says that the UK is "doing pretty well, but there's more to be done."
The last U.K. budget speech before the U.K. general election has taken place. Andrea Leadsom, Economic Secretary to the Treasury of the Conservative Party, gives her reactions.
After the UK budget meeting, Chris Leslie, Shadow Chief Secretary to the Treasury, gives his reaction, explaining why the Labour plan is better for certain sectors.
At the UK budget debate, Ed Miliband, leader of the opposition Labour party, criticizes the speech by George Osborne, U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer, as a Budget no one would believe.
Rob Wood, chief UK economist at Berenberg, said there were a "few crowd-pleasing measures" in the UK budget speech.
At this year's Budget, U.K. Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, discusses the progress the country's economy has made over the last five years.