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  • Dollar down as deadlock on US debt deal weighs Monday, 14 Oct 2013 | 4:40 PM ET

    The dollar slipped on Monday and the yen rose on safe-haven demand, as lawmakers struggled to reach a deal before this week's debt ceiling deadline.

  • Is the greenback's reserve status under threat?  Sunday, 13 Oct 2013 | 7:32 PM ET

    Jeffrey Halley, Senior Manager FX Trading, Saxo Capital Markets and Paul Bloxham, Chief Economist for Australia and New Zealand, HSBC discuss what impact a default would have on the USD.

  • Dollar eyes weekly gain amid hopes for debt deal Friday, 11 Oct 2013 | 3:26 PM ET

    The dollar index rose Friday, heading for its first weekly gain in five, as optimism grew that Congress will reach a stop-gap deal to avert default.

  • Dollar rises on hopes of US debt ceiling deal Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 4:28 PM ET

    The dollar rose to a two-week high against major currencies as optimism grew that lawmakers might reach a deal to avert a U.S. debt default.

  • Dollar rises from eight-month low after Yellen news Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 4:01 PM ET

    The dollar rose on Wednesday as news that Federal Reserve Vice Chair Janet Yellen will be nominated as the next chief removed uncertainty in markets.

  • Dollar stuck near 8-mo. low as debt fears persist Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013 | 3:42 PM ET

    The dollar remained near its recent eight-month lows as U.S. lawmakers struggled to find a solution to the country's budget and debt problems.

  • Reasons to be bullish on the euro  Tuesday, 8 Oct 2013 | 12:04 AM ET

    Mitul Kotecha, Head of Global FX Strategy, Credit Agricole explains why he's bullish on the euro.

  • The dollar index rose for the first time in six sessions but was within striking distance of a recent eight-month low investors remained cautious.

  • Dollar-yen to remain in 96-100 range: Pro  Friday, 4 Oct 2013 | 12:22 AM ET

    Saktiandi Supaat, Head of Global FX Strategy at Maybank expects the cross to remain in a trading range of 96-100.

  • Dollar index hits 8-month low as shutdown drags on Thursday, 3 Oct 2013 | 4:30 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar index fell for a fifth straight session against, hitting an eight-month low, as investors fretted about a U.S. government shutdown.

  • Euro leaps as ECB stays course; dollar stays weak Wednesday, 2 Oct 2013 | 4:34 PM ET

    The euro soared to an eight-month high vs the dollar on Wednesday as ECB President Mario Draghi stuck with the bank's current monetary policy stance.

  • Short US dollar against everything: Pro  Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013 | 10:42 PM ET

    Michael Every, Head of Financial Markets Research, Asia-Pacific, Rabobank, tells investors to short the greenback until markets receive signs of how long the shutdown will last.

  • Dollar off 8 month low Tuesday, 1 Oct 2013 | 4:35 PM ET

    The dollar traded broadly lower on Tuesday, but came off its deepest lows of the day after robust U.S. manufacturing data offset fears that the U.S. government's first partial shutdown in 17 years would clip the economic recovery.

  • Dollar, euro upended by politics; franc benefits Monday, 30 Sep 2013 | 2:49 PM ET

    The euro hit a five month low versus the Swiss franc on Monday as political tensions in Italy escalated, while investors shunned the dollar ahead of a government shutdown.

  • Dollar struggles; lack of clarity on Fed, budget Friday, 27 Sep 2013 | 10:55 AM ET

    A broadly weaker dollar hit a 7-1/2 month low against the safe-haven Swiss franc, hurt by wrangling over the U.S. budget and a lack of clarity over the Federal Reserve's stimulus.

  • Dollar ekes out gains as US budget woes cap upside Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 2:49 PM ET

    The dollar posted slim gains against a basket of currencies on Thursday, but remained weighed by the ongoing U.S. budget impasse.

  • Brace for more dollar volatility: Pro  Thursday, 26 Sep 2013 | 12:50 AM ET

    Peter Rosenstreich, Chief FX Analyst at Swissquote Bank warns of volatility in the U.S. dollar until the Fed begins to taper.

  • Dollar tugged lower by US shutdown jitters Wednesday, 25 Sep 2013 | 2:43 PM ET

    The dollar fell on Wednesday as concerns about a potential U.S. government shutdown left investors wary.

  • Euro flatlines on German data letdown, dovish ECB Tuesday, 24 Sep 2013 | 2:46 PM ET

    The euro slipped against the dollar and yen on Tuesday, undermined by German sentiment data that was slightly below expectations.

  • Euro edges up on Merkel victory, PMIs Monday, 23 Sep 2013 | 5:04 AM ET

    The euro rose on Monday after German Chancellor Angela Merkel won a third term in office and German, French and euro zone private sector surveys came in better than expected.