GO
Loading...

British Pound

More

  • Dollar weaker vs euro after Fed minutes Wednesday, 19 Nov 2014 | 2:18 PM ET

    The US dollar was slightly weaker against the euro and the yen after the Federal Reserve released the minutes of last month's meeting.

  • LONDON, Nov 19- The dollar hit a fresh seven-year high against the yen on Wednesday, and held near a 14- month peak versus sterling, as investors added favourable bets ahead of Federal Reserve minutes that could highlight policy divergence with its peers. The yen was on the defensive, falling to a six-year trough against the euro, after Japanese Prime Minister...

  • Euro gains on sentiment data, yen steady Tuesday, 18 Nov 2014 | 11:12 AM ET

    The U.S. dollar weakened against the euro on Tuesday on a better than expected survey of German sentiment.

  • Yen steadies against dollar after GDP shock Monday, 17 Nov 2014 | 2:56 PM ET

    The yen recovered from seven-year lows against the dollar but remained under pressure after data showing Japan's economy slipping into recession.

  • The dollar rallied on Friday, helped by unexpectedly strong U.S. retail sales data and a slide in the yen to seven-year lows.

  • Dollar near 7-year peak vs yen on Japan election talk Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 1:40 PM ET

    Dollar moved towards a seven-year high against the yen, driven by speculation that the Japanese Prime Minister will call a snap election.

  • SocGen bear warns of yen-dollar ‘tidal-wave’ Thursday, 13 Nov 2014 | 8:57 AM ET
    Bank of Japan headquarters in Tokyo, Japan

    Soc Gen's Albert Edwards believes the Japanese currency will sink to 145 yen against the dollar by April, forcing devaluations across Asia.

  • TOKYO, Nov 13- The dollar took time out from its rally against the yen and euro on Thursday as traders awaited Chinese and U.S. data for fresh catalysts, while the Australian dollar slid after a central bank official said an intervention on the currency has not been ruled out. The British pound languished at 14- month lows versus its U.S. peer after dovish messages...

  • TOKYO, Nov 13- The dollar took time out from its rally against the yen and euro early on Thursday as traders awaited a batch of Chinese and U.S. data, while the British pound languished at 14- month lows versus its U.S. peer after dovish messages from the Bank of England. The yen stabilised somewhat after Japan's top government spokesman Yoshihide Suga cooled...

  • Sterling sags against dollar on 'later' rate hike Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 3:51 PM ET

    Britain's pound slouched near recent 14-month lows against the dollar as investors pushed back rate-hike expectations to the fourth quarter of 2015.

  • NEW YORK, Nov 12- Britain's pound fell to a 14- month low against the dollar on Wednesday as investors pushed back rate-increase expectations to late 2015 after the Bank of England forecast low inflation. Sterling slipped further below $1.60 and was last at $1.5782, off 0.85 percent, against the dollar. "Dovish inflation data has effectively overshadowed a...

  • PRECIOUS-Gold pares earlier gains to trade flat; dollar up Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 11:51 AM ET

    NEW YORK/ LONDON, Nov 12- Gold prices were little changed on Wednesday as dollar gains pulled the metal down from earlier highs, and overall sentiment stayed with the bears as outflows from bullion funds showed no sign of slowing. The greenback edged up against a basket of major currencies, but rose to a 14- month high against the British pound as investors pushed...

  • NEW YORK, Nov 12- Britain's pound slouched towards recent 14- month lows against the dollar as investors pushed back rate-hike expectations to the fourth quarter of 2015 after the Bank of England's inflation report on Wednesday. Sterling slipped further below $1.60 and was last at $1.5816, off 0.6 percent, in early New York trading against the dollar, which was...

  • FOREX-Sterling hurt by dovish BoE Inflation Report Wednesday, 12 Nov 2014 | 7:55 AM ET

    LONDON, Nov 12- Sterling fell towards recent 14- month lows against the dollar as investors pushed back rate hike expectations to the fourth quarter of 2015 after the Bank of England's Inflation Report on Wednesday. Sterling hit a low of $1.5812, not far from Friday's 14- month low of $1.5791. "Sterling is being sold off particularly against the euro and much more...

  • Dollar hits 7-year high vs yen on sales tax delay Tuesday, 11 Nov 2014 | 1:37 PM ET

    The dollar climbed to a seven-year high against the yen as Prime Minister Abe is likely to delay a planned sales tax increase.

  • Dollar down; Swiss franc hits 2-year high vs euro Monday, 10 Nov 2014 | 3:30 PM ET

    The dollar fell for a second straight session on Monday in quiet trading as investors took more profits on earlier steep gains.

  • Higher-yielding currencies generally viewed as risky assets were stronger on the day such as the Australian and New Zealand dollars, sterling, and emerging market units such as the Turkish lira and the South Africa rand. "A continuation of profit-taking in the dollar index has largely dictated price action in currency markets, though we believe the pause...

  • Dollar retreats from 4 1/2-year high Friday, 7 Nov 2014 | 2:53 PM ET

    The dollar slipped on Friday after a solid but below-expectation October U.S. jobs report.

  • Five thousand rouble notes.

    The Russian central bank said it was prepared to support the ruble in foreign exchange markets after it tumbled to new lows on Friday.

  • Euro plunges to its lowest in more than two years Thursday, 6 Nov 2014 | 2:19 PM ET

    The euro plunged to its lowest in more than two years against the dollar on Thursday.