Hong Kong Dollar


  • FOREX-Dollar surges anew, euro zone data eyed Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 4:24 AM ET

    *Hong Kong dollar falters after pro-democracy demonstrations. LONDON, Sept 29- The dollar rose to new multi-year highs against the yen, euro and a basket of currencies on Monday, a three-month-old rally showing no signs of dissipating before a week of important economic set pieces.

  • Hong Kong dollar falters in face of pro-democracy demonstrations. The greenback also rallied to a 13- month high against the New Zealand dollar after Reserve Bank of New Zealand data showed that the central bank intervened last month to speed its currency's descent.

  • Hong Kong's worst protests in decades rattle markets Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 1:10 AM ET

    Hong Kong's worst protests in decades have decked the territory's stocks and currency, and some expect longer-term economic repercussions.

  • *Hong Kong dollar falters in face of pro-democracy demonstrations. Asian market attention turned to Hong Kong, where democracy protesters defied volleys of tear gas and police baton-charges in the centre of the financial hub.

  • *Hong Kong dollar falters as pro-democracy demonstrators clash with police. Speculators raised their bullish bets on the U.S. dollar in the week ended Sept. 23, as the greenback extended its winning weekly streak against a basket of currencies, according to the latest data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission released on Friday.

  • Dollar heads for 11th weekly gain but tensions grow Friday, 26 Sep 2014 | 4:56 AM ET

    The dollar was back on the front foot against the yen and several other major currencies on Friday, on track for an 11th straight weekly gain.

  • Euro falls to 22-mth low vs dollar Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 4:13 AM ET

    The euro hit a 22-month low against the dollar on Thursday on the prospect of diverging monetary policy.

  • Yen up on Prime Minister Abe's concern Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 5:01 AM ET

    The yen rose after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe voiced concern about the economic impact of its fall to a six-year low.

  • Euro gets lift from German prospects; dollar dips Tuesday, 23 Sep 2014 | 9:57 AM ET

    The battered euro pulled away from a 14-month trough against the dollar, as the greenback eased after a 10-week streak of gains.

  • Dollar sits back after record-breaking run higher Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 9:55 AM ET

    The dollar index racked up a 10th straight week of gains on Monday, its longest winning streak since its free float in 1973.

  • Dollar on track for 10th week of gains Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 12:16 PM ET

    The dollar rose against a basket of major currencies on Friday as investors bet U.S. interest rates would rise more quickly than expected.

  • Dollar strong vs yen on jobless data, outlook Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 12:32 PM ET

    The dollar rose after data showed U.S. jobless claims fell more than expected, reinforcing the view that U.S. interest rates will rise sooner.

  • US dollar extends gains against yen on Fed report Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 2:08 PM ET

    The U.S. dollar strengthened following Fed news after earlier hitting an 8-year high against the Japanese yen.

  • Aussie back under pressure, eyes on German data Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 4:47 AM ET

    Renewed sales of the Australian dollar were the main move on major currency markets on Tuesday.

  • Swedish crown slips, Aussie weakens on China data Monday, 15 Sep 2014 | 9:47 AM ET
    Swedish Krona currency.

    Sweden's crown fell to a two-month low against the euro after the country elected a minority government.

  • Dollar index gains for ninth week Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 3:06 PM ET

    The dollar index was headed for a ninth consecutive week of gains after retail sales data added to expectations that U.S. growth is gaining steam.

  • Dollar weakens after jobless claims, still strong Thursday, 11 Sep 2014 | 10:53 AM ET

    The U.S. dollar hit a six-year high against the yen and sterling recovered some ground after recent nerves over Scottish independence.

  • Dollar climbs to 6-year high vs yen, volatility soars Wednesday, 10 Sep 2014 | 8:58 AM ET

    The dollar also trounced the Australian dollar and several emerging currencies on Wednesday, the latest sign of a long-awaited return of volatility.

  • Dollar gains on rate rise view, euro stable Tuesday, 9 Sep 2014 | 3:23 PM ET

    Investors bet that the U.S. economy is growing at a pace that is likely to lead the Federal Reserve to begin raising interest rates next year.

  • Dollar gains on major currencies Monday, 8 Sep 2014 | 3:58 PM ET

    Sterling plunged on fears over the outcome of Scotland's upcoming independence referendum and the Australian and Brazilian currencies also dropped.