The dollar slipped staying on the defensive after disappointing U.S. trade data for March painted an even bleaker picture of the economy in Q1.» Read More
The euro extended its unrelenting fall, dropping 1 percent to below $1.06 for the first time in 12 years as the ECB's QE program hammered bond yields.
Here's why the euro will continue to weaken, Deutsche Bank's George Saravelos told CNBC.
The euro hit a 12-year low against the dollar after falling below $1.07 as the ECB continued its QE program.
The euro sank below $1.08 for the first time in almost 12 years, as the latest round of dollar gains brought into focus a run towards parity.
The dollar jumped to an 11-1/2 year high as U.S. employment growth bolstered market sentiment that the Fed was closer to raising interest rates.
The euro fell on Thursday below $1.10 for the first time since 2003 and the U.S. dollar added to gains.
ZURICH, March 5- Switzerland's government will seek to coordinate more closely with the independent Swiss National Bank after the latter's shock decision to drop its cap on the Swiss franc, according to a confidential policy resolution seen by Reuters on Thursday. A government spokesman denied on Wednesday that Bern had asked the central bank to introduce a...
The dollar reached highs on Wednesday on solid U.S. jobs and business data, as the euro sank below $1.11 to an 11-1/2 year low.
The dollar softened on Tuesday after touching an 11-year high against major currencies.
VIENNA, March 3- Among the "bad banks" that have emerged since the global crisis, Austria's Heta Asset Resolution stands out as a spectacular failure, brought down by setbacks ranging from the demands of accounting rules to ailing Balkan economies and a Swiss decision to let the franc surge. Questions are swirling over how things could have gone so wrong so quickly...
The dollar edged up with the greenback touching an 11-year peak despite soft economic data.
Some central banks have cut interest rates into negative territory to eke out economic growth, but unintended, counterproductive outcomes may emerge.
The dollar index ended stayed on track for a record eighth month of gains on improving data and comments from Fed officials.
The dollar rose to a one-month high as data on U.S. inflation and business orders and Fed officials' remarks.
Former Goldman Sachs Asset Management Chairman Jim O'Neill shares his thoughts on currencies and shorting the Swiss franc. Also O'Neill weighs in on why he thinks the U.S. structural story is not so powerful.
The dollar edged down after Fed Chair Janet Yellen held back from giving a clear view on when the Fed may begin raising interest rates.
The dollar edged down against the yen Janet Yellen suggested the Fed won't be rushed into kicking off the U.S. interest rate tightening cycle.
The Swiss franc shed over 1 percent against the dollar, dropping towards five-week lows as some of the Greece-related safety flows waned.
*Bond investors sell Germany, buy Italy and Spain. LONDON, Feb 23- Shares rose and the safe-haven Swiss franc fell against the euro on Monday after Greece reached a conditional deal with its international parteners to avert an immediate financial crisis. The agreement keeps Greece in the euro zone, though it will live under the EU/IMF rescue plan its government...
*Greece still has to submit list of planned reforms later in day. LONDON, Feb 23- The Swiss franc fell towards five-week lows on Monday, as some of the Greek-related safety flows waned after a conditional loan extension for Greece was reached late last week. "Clearly, they want to keep Greece in the euro zone and as a consequence some of the safe-haven plays are being...