This came on expectations that the ECB will strike a cautious tone at the central bank conference this week.
The dollar slumped on Monday amid geopolitical tension in North Korea, ahead of the annual central banking conference in Jackson Hole.
The dollar fell against a basket of major currencies on Friday in wake of continued political uncertainty.
The dollar rose but was volatile as rumors swirled about the possible resignation of Gary Cohn.
Maybank is keeping a close eye on the Australian and New Zealand dollars for gains in the near-term, says Saktiandi Supaat, head of global FX strategy, Maybank.
The dollar fell on Wednesday after the release of minutes from the Federal Reserve's July meeting.
Todd Elmer, currency strategist at Citi, on why he thinks the U.S. dollar could rise temporarily but remain weak in the longer term.
The dollar rose to its highest level against a basket of major currencies in nearly three weeks.
Comments from the RBA mean the Aussie dollar will be confined to a range between $0.775 and $0.805, says Tony Boyadjian of Compass Global Markets.
The dollar rose as traders unwound bearish bets against the U.S. currency in the wake of increasing tensions with North Korea.
The dollar fell against a basket of currencies on Friday, after data showed U.S. consumer prices rose less than expected in July.
Profit-taking on risk-on assets, such as equities, makes the Aussie dollar a prime target for selling too, says Tan Teck Leng at UBS Wealth Management.
The U.S. dollar slipped to an eight-week low against the Japanese yen on Thursday.
The Swiss franc rallied hard against the euro and the U.S. dollar on Wednesday, as tensions between the United States and North Korea rose.
LONDON, Aug 9- The Swiss franc jumped on Wednesday and higher yielding currencies such as the Australian dollar tumbled as the latest bout of geopolitical tensions emerging from the Korean Peninsula prompted investors to cut positions. "Heightened geopolitical risks overnight have seen the markets flip from risk-on to risk-off and we have to wait and see how...
The dollar shook off early weakness to rise to more than a one-week high on Tuesday, after job openings hit record high.
The U.S. dollar eased slightly on Monday, but clung to most of its gains following Friday's robust U.S. jobs report.
NEW YORK, Aug 7- The U.S. dollar edged lower on Monday, but clung to most of its gains following Friday's robust U.S. jobs report, as investors await inflation data this week that may signal a turnaround in the currency's weakness this year. The greenback gained against the New Zealand dollar, the Canadian dollar and the Australian dollar on Monday..
The dollar moved up on Friday, away from its lowest since May 2016, against a basket of currencies after positive US jobs data.
Fallout from Australia’s latest banking scandal – allegations CBA may have ignored money-laundering rules – may hit the sector.