The euro strengthened against the U.S. dollar, which was on track to post its biggest one-day loss against the single currency since mid-March.» Read More
The dollar climbed to a 12-1/2-year high against the yen as investors bet that U.S. interest rates will rise later this year.
The dollar rose against most major currencies on Wednesday, hitting an eight-year peak against the yen.
The dollar rose more than 1 percent, extending recent gains driven by increasing expectations the Fed will start raising rates.
The dollar hit a one-month high against a basket of major currencies after stronger-than-expected underlying U.S. inflation bolstered the Fed's case for a rate hike.
The U.S. dollar turned higher on Friday, spurred off its early losses by a U.S. inflation report uptick.
The U.S. dollar weakened against the euro on Thursday for the first time this week.
The dollar stepped back but held close to a two-week peak as investors focused on the pace of the U.S. Federal Reserve's coming interest rate hikes.
The dollar stepped backbut held close to a two-week peak as investors focused on the pace of the U.S. Federal Reserve's coming interest rate hikes.
GENEVA, May 19- The Swiss National Bank is aware of the risks posed by negative interest rates, which it has used to tame a surge in the Swiss franc, SNB vice-chairman Jean-Pierre Danthine said on Tuesday. According to an advance text of a speech in Geneva, Danthine also said the SNB could expand its balance sheet again if needed. Switzerland's central bank shocked...
The dollar made broad-based gains, recovering some ground after several weeks of selling that brought the greenback to more attractive levels.
The dollar clawed its way higher, recovering from almost four-month lows reached late last week on another surprisingly bad round of U.S. data.
The recently interrupted bull-run in the dollar has weighed heavily on company dividends, with global pay-outs slumping.
ZURICH/ GENEVA, May 18- Switzerland's central bank is monitoring the value of the Swiss franc against a number of currencies and is satisfied with the impact of negative interest rates, one of its board members told local newspapers. The value of the Swiss franc rocketed in mid-January when the Swiss National Bank abruptly abandoned a 1.20 francs per euro cap.
ZURICH, May 18- The Swiss National Bank is monitoring the value of the Swiss franc against a number of currencies, SNB board member Fritz Zurbruegg said in a Swiss newspaper interview published on Monday. "The Swiss franc is still very highly valued. All our models show that, "Zurbruegg told the Berner Zeitung.
SWISS NATIONAL BANK BOARD MEMBER ZURBRUEGG SAYS IN NEWSPAPER INTERVIEW SWISS FRANC STILL GREATLY OVERVALUED AGAINST THE EURO.
The dollar fell to a 3-month low against the euro as disappointing data on factory activity and consumer sentiment spurred doubts about recovery.
The U.S. dollar traded lower against a currency basket after downward producer price data challenged hopes for better U.S. economic growth.
Venezuela’s black market exchange rate weakened below a key level on Thursday, as the bolivar’s decline steepened in the face of hyperinflation and a rapidly shrinking economy.
The U.S. dollar hit a more than three-month low against a basket of major currencies on Wednesday after weaker-than-expected U.S. retail sales data.
Fund managers invested in U.S. markets are still expecting the dollar to return to strength, with euro dollar parity still very much on the cards.