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  • Nestle says 3 percent sales drop amid strong franc Thursday, 16 Oct 2014 | 1:54 AM ET

    GENEVA— Nestle S.A., the world's biggest food and drink company, on Thursday reported a 3- percent drop in group sales for the first nine months of the year, impacted by weakness in currencies against the Swiss franc and other costs. The Vevey, Switzerland- based company said it had sales of 66.2 billion francs, down from 68.35 billion francs in the same period a year...

  • Dollar plunges, data signal delayed Fed rate hike Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 10:59 AM ET

    The U.S. dollar hit a three-week low against the euro and a more than one-month low against the yen on Wednesday.

  • Dollar recovers broadly on weak euro zone, UK data Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 2:38 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar recovered against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday after worrying economic data came out of the euro zone and United Kingdom.

  • Dollar drops over global growth concerns Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 4:02 PM ET

    The US dollar fell against a basket of major currencies on Monday on concerns that the Fed may delay its first interest rate hike.

  • German Bunds moved higher, accentuating flows towards safer currencies like the yen and the Swiss franc after rating agency S&P on Friday downgraded Finland and cut its outlook on France. The dollar was down 0.3 percent to 107.38 yen, after falling as low as 107.06 yen, its weakest level in about a month and well off a six-year high of 110.09 yen on Oct. 1.

  • European stocks opened lower and German Bunds moved higher, accentuating regional flows towards safer currencies like the yen and the Swiss franc after rating agency S&P on Friday downgraded Finland and cut its outlook on France. It was down 0.3 percent to 107.38 yen, after falling as low as 107.06 yen, its weakest level in about a month and well off a six-year...

  • Dollar rises for 2nd day on global economy concerns Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 2:39 PM ET

    The dollar firmed for a second straight session on Friday after three days of losses, bolstered by worries about the health of the global economy.

  • Why currency wars could stave off a Fed rate hike Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 8:47 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaks during a news conference.

    Following the Fed's warning of a strong dollar, investors are reassessing the timing and size of a rate hike, according to currency strategists.

  • Dollar falls to 3-week low vs yen; euro slides Thursday, 9 Oct 2014 | 3:34 PM ET

    The dollar tumbled to a three-week low against the yen on Thursday as investors continued to pare back bullish bets on the greenback.

  • Dollar slides to two-week low vs euro on Fed minutes Wednesday, 8 Oct 2014 | 3:34 PM ET

    The dollar fell to a two-week low against the euro on Wednesday after the minutes of the latest Fed meeting focused on risks to the U.S. economy.

  • Dollar's worst two-day loss vs yen in eight months Tuesday, 7 Oct 2014 | 4:20 PM ET

    The dollar fell to a three week-low against the yen on Tuesday, retracing most of its gains posted last week.

  • Dollar pauses after payrolls surge Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 1:20 PM ET

    The dollar paused for breath in early European trade after forecast-beating U.S. jobs data on Friday.

  • Is it time to buy the pound? Monday, 6 Oct 2014 | 8:24 AM ET

    It hasn't taken sterling long to lose all the gains from the relief rally which followed Scotland's vote against independence.

  • The dollar climbed to a more than four-year peak on Friday after a report showing the U.S. economy created more jobs than expected last month.

  • Dollar retreats as investors turn risk-averse Thursday, 2 Oct 2014 | 4:56 AM ET

    The yen held its gains against the dollar on Thursday after weak manufacturing surveys from around the globe and an Ebola health scare in the United States.

  • The dollar dropped from six-year highs against the yen on Wednesday, weighed down by a fall in U.S. Treasury debt yields.

  • Dollar index pares gains, rouble hits all time low Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 10:16 AM ET

    The dollar index briefly trimmed its earlier gains on Tuesday after weaker-than-expected home price data in July raised doubts about the U.S. economy.

  • Dollar slips as Hong Kong protests halt recent rally Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 12:33 PM ET

    The dollar's three-month rally took a breather on Monday on nervousness over Beijing's response to democracy protests in Hong Kong.

  • GENEVA, Sept 29- The Swiss National Bank does not rule out the use of negative interest rates to defend its cap on the Swiss franc and ward off deflation, Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Monday.

  • GENEVA, Sept 29- The Swiss National Bank will continue to defend its cap on the value of the Swiss franc at 1.20 per euro and could act immediately to defend it, SNB Chairman Thomas Jordan said on Monday.