The dollar index rose on Friday after positive consumer spending data suggested the Fed may raise interest rates this year.» Read More
Swiss citizens talk about the benefits and hardships of living in one of the world's most expensive places.
The Swiss franc rose against the euro on Thursday after Switzerland's central bank kept interest rates on hold at record lows.
Swiss National Bank chairman, Thomas Jordan, explains why the central bank kept interest rates on hold.
Swiss National Bank chairman, Thomas Jordan, discusses the outlook for Switzerland and whether he’s worried about a deflationary spiral.
Gianluca Salford, senior European fixed income strategist for JP Morgan, discusses Switzerland and the Swiss National Bank's decision to maintain record-low interest rates.
LONDON, Dec 10- The Swiss franc rose against the euro on Thursday after Switzerland's central bank kept interest rates on hold at record lows, defying some expectations that it might act to weaken an overvalued currency. The Swiss National Bank kept its target range for three-month Libor at between -1.25 and -0.25 percent as expected, but it said it would remain...
The dollar fell on Wednesday as commodity currencies reversed steep losses from Tuesday as oil recovered.
The dollar soared against oil-linked currencies on Tuesday, touching an 11-year high against the Canadian dollar.
The dollar rose broadly on Monday on expectations the Fed is on track to raise interest rates next week.
The U.S. dollar was higher against the euro on Friday after stronger-than-expected U.S. monthly jobs data.
The U.S. dollar hit a nearly one-month low against the euro on Thursday after the European Central Bank cut its interest rate on deposits.
The U.S. dollar climbed to its highest against the euro in more than seven month.
The dollar fell as a contraction in U.S. manufacturing employment and upbeat European economic data knocked the greenback from 8-1/2-month highs.
The dollar reached an 8 1/2-month high on Monday, as the prospect of further stimulus from the European Central Bank drove the euro lower.
The dollar hit an eight-month high against a basket of currencies on Friday.
LONDON, Nov 27- The Swiss franc sank to a five-year low against the dollar on Friday, hurt by speculation the Swiss National Bank would be forced to follow suit if official euro deposit rates are cut deeper into negative territory next week. The euro, under pressure all week from expectations the ECB will loosen policy further to enliven the euro zone economy, fell...
The euro fell back towards seven-month lows against the dollar and shed ground against the yen as investors piled on bets against it.
The dollar rose after strong economic data further backed the case for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates.
Yen, Swiss franc firm on Russia- Turkey fears. NEW YORK, Nov 24- A surprise drop in U.S. consumer confidence and concerns about rising global tension between Russia and Turkey pushed the dollar down on Tuesday as investors sought out safe-haven currencies. Tuesday's flows into the yen and franc were also likely driven by technical positioning, said Scott Smith,...
The U.S. dollar edged down as investors piled into safe-haven currencies on concerns about rising tension between Russia and Turkey.