The dollar touched a two-week high against the yen on Friday and rose from a two-month low versus a basket of major currencies.» Read More
The greenback recovered as trading desks returned to full strength and underlying trends for its continued rise reappeared.
The dollar cut early losses but continued to feel the carry-over effects of a disappointing U.S. jobs report from Friday.
The dollar fell for a second straight day, as investors pared back hefty positions ahead of a U.S. non-farm payrolls report.
The dollar fell at the start of the second quarter on disappointing data on U.S. manufacturing and jobs growth.
The sharp decline in the Russian ruble against the dollar caused high-end residential rental prices in Moscow to tank some 16 percent last year.
The euro fell against the dollar on Tuesday, leaving the single currency on track for its worst quarter ever.
The euro is seen clocking up its biggest quarterly decline at the end of March since its launch in 1999 — and could fall even further over the coming months.
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.
NEW YORK, March 27- The dollar posted minor gains against the euro on Friday while slipping slightly against the yen and the Swiss franc as bullish bets on the dollar lost some steam ahead of comments from Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen. Yellen will speak on monetary policy in San Francisco at 3:45 p.m. EST and traders will keep an ear out for clues on when the...
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.
LONDON, March 26- The dollar sank to a five-week low against the yen on Thursday, hit by the combination of another round of weaker-than-expected U.S. data and a bid for traditional safe havens by investors worried about stock markets and Gulf oil supplies. News that Saudi Arabia and its allies in the Middle East had launched air strikes against Iran- allied forces...
ZURICH, March 26- The Swiss National Bank spent 25.8 billion Swiss francs defending its cap on the currency late last year before jettisoning the policy as too costly for the country's economy, it said on Thursday. The SNB shocked markets in January when it removed the 1.20 per euro ceiling on the Swiss franc, sending the currency soaring, stocks plunging and...
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.
Peter Brabeck-Letmathe, chairman of Nestle, discusses the impact from global food prices hovering near 5-year lows and outlines what could derail its sales forecast for 2015.
The dollar fell for a second straight session against a basket of major currencies after traders unwound bullish dollar positions.
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.
NEW YORK, March 19- Rebounding from steep losses in the previous session on a more cautious than expected Federal Reserve statement on interest rates, the dollar rose broadly on Thursday as investors remained bullish on the greenback. Against the Swiss franc, it posted its worst daily performance since Jan. 15, when the Swiss National Bank removed a peg on the...
ZURICH, March 19- Switzerland's central bank said it would stay active in markets to weaken an overvalued franc as it cut growth and inflation forecasts, while tumbling exports suggested the soaring currency was already weighing heavily on the economy. At Thursday's policy meeting, the Swiss National Bank also said its benchmark interest rate target, which it...