The dollar hit an eight-month high against a basket of currencies on Friday.» Read More
The U.S. dollar strengthened against a basket of major currencies on the view that the Fed was on track to hike rates this year.
The dollar rebounded from a three-week low on Friday, a day after the Federal Reserve kept U.S. interest rates on hold.
The Fed's inactivity has left no doubt in analysts' minds that other central banks will now look to ease policy further.
The dollar hit session lows against the euro and fell versus the yen following the much-anticipated policy decision by the Federal Reserve.
The dollar slid on Wednesday, as a surprise decline in U.S. inflation last month tempered expectations that the Federal Reserve would raise rates.
The dollar rose on Tuesday, as Wall Street rallied on solid retail sales data.
Vitaly Nesis, CEO of precious metals miner Polymetal, says the oil and ruble slump have both helped offset the pinch of low gold prices .
The dollar hit an almost three-week low ahead of this week's Federal Reserve meeting, as investors bet interest rates would be held.
The Swiss Franc has recently defied its decade-long safe haven status.
The dollar was lower on Friday in thin, listless trading ahead of next week's Federal Reserve policymaking meeting.
Dmitry Polevoy, chief economist for Russia and CIS at ING, says the Chinese slowdown and falling oil prices were key drivers behind the Bank of Russia's decision.
Chris Weafer, senior partner at Macro Advisory, says change in the Russian government's approach to monetary policy is one of the causes for the currency's weakness.
Russia's central bank decides to leave its key rate at 11 percent.
Oleg Kouzmin, economist with Renaissance Capital in Moscow, explains how low oil prices and a weaker ruble are affecting the Russia economy.
The dollar softened on Thursday as global stock markets turned down.
The dollar rose on Wednesday, following equities rallies on Wall Street, Europe and Asia.
The dollar was mixed as rising stock markets and positive German economic data gave global investors reasons to throttle down the risk aversion.
Alexandra Bouriko, CFO of Rusal, says her company will not cut aluminum production or reduce capacity.
The dollar clawed back some of the ground it had lost against the yen on Monday, after skidding on mixed U.S. employment data.
The dollar stood lower on Friday as data showing U.S. unemployment in August at its lowest since 2008.