The dollar gained to seven week highs against a basket of currencies on Thursday, after hawkish comments by a Fed official.
The dollar hit its highest in seven weeks as signs from two influential Fed policymakers that interest rates could rise this month.
The dollar weakened as investors awaited President Donald Trump's speech to Congress for fresh indications of his economic plans.
*Perceived safe haven currencies on rise in morning in Europe. *Dollar inches down ahead of Trump speech to Congress. LONDON, Feb 28- Safe haven currency bets including the yen, the Swiss franc and to a lesser extent the Swedish crown rose on Tuesday as investors braced for a tensely-awaited speech to Congress by U.S.
The dollar pared losses against a basket of currencies on Monday after a Federal Reserve official delivered hawkish remarks.
The U.S. dollar fell to a more than two-week low against the Japanese yen on Friday.
The U.S. dollar fell against a basket of major currencies on a perceived lack of progress on U.S. tax reform and public spending.
The dollar index erased earlier gains after Fed meeting minutes showed the next interest rate increase could be soon.
The dollar rose broadly on Tuesday after two Fed policymakers pointed to the potential for US interest rates to rise next month.
The euro recovered some ground against the dollar after talks aimed at finding a leftist unity candidate for France's election showed little sign of progress.
The yen rose against major currencies as concerns about the upcoming French elections kindled safe-haven demand for the Japanese currency.
The dollar headed for a second day of losses on Thursday, falling against the euro, yen and the basket of currencies.
The greenback was previously on track for its 11th straight day of gains.
The dollar rose as investors raised their outlook on a faster pace of U.S. rate increases following comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen.
*Q4 loss 2.35 bln Sfr vs 2.01 bln Reuters poll estimate. *To propose 2016 dividend of 0.70 Sfr/ share. ZURICH, Feb 14- Credit Suisse is to cut up to 6,500 jobs this year after reporting a 2.44 billion Swiss franc net loss for 2016, and said it was examining alternatives to a planned stock market listing of its Swiss business.
The dollar hit a two-week high against the yen with another round of solid gains as investors focused again on the U.S. reflation trade.
The dollar gained in part on expectations of a constructive meeting between President Donald Trump and Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe.
WARSAW, Feb 10- Polish borrowers seeking compensation for being sold expensive Swiss franc-denominated mortgages should not expect the government to impose a settlement on the banks but take their individual claims to court instead, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, the head of the ruling party, said on Friday. More than half a million Poles took out Swiss franc loans to...
Sim Moh Siong, forex strategist at Bank of Singapore, says that the common currency is stuck in a sideways trading pattern.
The New Zealand dollar was by far the biggest faller among major currencies on Thursday.