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  • Dollar suffers after-effects of US jobs letdown Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 10:56 AM ET

    The dollar lost ground against the yen and dipped versus the euro after U.S. jobs data last week disappointed.

  • Emerging markets back in the game? Monday, 7 Apr 2014 | 6:56 AM ET

    EM currencies have rallied against the dollar after Friday's U.S. jobs number, with some forex experts predicting an interesting period ahead for the asset class.

  • Dollar dips after U.S. data shows jobs growth Friday, 4 Apr 2014 | 3:15 AM ET

    The dollar fell on Friday after U.S. non-farm payrolls showed job growth necessary for the Fed to wind up its asset purchasing program.

  • SHANGHAI, April 4- The rare and dramatic slide in the yuan exchange rate that has shaken the outlook for the currency is unlikely to last long as trade rebounds and capital inflows resume. That would mark a nearly 4 percent strengthening from the nadir of 6.2370 hit on March 21.

  • Euro falls, ECB pledges inflation fight Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 10:58 AM ET

    The euro dropped on Thursday after the European Central Bank pledged to use unconventional measures if needed to battle low inflation.

  • Euro flat after ECB; dollar momentum builds Thursday, 3 Apr 2014 | 8:14 AM ET

    The euro was steady against the dollar after the ECB's policy decision, where they failed to cut rates to boost euro zone growth.

  • Sterling flies higher after construction data Wednesday, 2 Apr 2014 | 11:49 AM ET

    The British pound was strengthened by construction purchasing manager's index, even after other disappointing construction data.

  • The yen eased on Tuesday as a hike in Japan's sales tax came into effect, although the dollar failed to gain much traction after the Federal Reserve chair defended the central bank's ultra-loose policy and highlighted slack in the economy.

  • Here’s how a weaker yuan hurts corporate China Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 8:15 PM ET

    For those Chinese firms positioned for a strengthening currency, the recent yuan weakening may spell significant earnings hit, analysts at Nomura say.

  • LONDON, March 31- Britain and China signed an agreement to set up a clearing service for renminbi trading in London on Monday, days after Germany clinched a similar deal in the race to capture a share of the fast-growing Chinese foreign exchange market.

  • Yen struggles, euro steady after inflation data Monday, 31 Mar 2014 | 8:51 AM ET
    An employee stacks Japanese 10,000 yen banknotes for a photograph at the Korea Exchange Bank headquarters in Seoul, South Korea.

    The yen reached a fresh six-year low on the New Zealand dollar on Monday, as safe-haven demand waned amid hopes of more stimulus from China.

  • Foreign exchange currencies.

    The euro fell to three-week low against the dollar on Friday, with investors wary given strong rhetoric from European Central Bank officials about its recent strength and awaiting German inflation data that could undermine it further.

  • SYDNEY, March 28- The euro nursed broad losses early on Friday, while a rally in dollar-bloc commodity currencies drove the New Zealand dollar to its highest against the greenback in over two years. The euro last traded at $1.3743, having plumbed three-week lows of $1.3728 overnight, and on track to end lower for a second straight week.

  • Dollar rises after upbeat US data; Kiwi spikes Thursday, 27 Mar 2014 | 12:35 PM ET

    The dollar edged higher against the euro and the yen after upbeat U.S. economic data.

  • Euro weak near 3-week lows as ECB tries to tame strength Wednesday, 26 Mar 2014 | 10:17 AM ET

    The euro fell on Wednesday, with investors wary after European Central Bank officials ramped up efforts to talk down the currency, with arguably its most hawkish member hinting at a radical softening of monetary policy.

  • HONG KONG, March 26- China's yuan fell back behind the Swiss franc to rank as the eighth most-used world payment currency in February, likely due to the seasonal effect of the Chinese New Year, global transaction service organisation SWIFT said on Wednesday.

  • Why the yuan's weakness is not an issue     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 11:05 PM ET

    Geoff Weir, Research Fellow, Centre for International Finance and Regulation, says the yuan's recent declines won't hurt its move to become a global currency.

  • Expect the yuan to be more free-floating: Pro     Tuesday, 25 Mar 2014 | 10:34 PM ET

    George Boubouras, CIO of Equity Trustees, outlines the road ahead for the Chinese renminbi.

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  • NEW YORK, March 25- The dollar pared gains against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday but still ended slightly higher on the day, after traders played down strong U.S. consumer confidence data and the potential for the European Central Bank to ease further.

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