The dollar steadied after another politically-driven slide against the euro and yen.
The dollar fell on Wednesday in a generally risk-averse market after President Trump threatens a government shutdown, termination of NAFTA.
The dollar rallied on Tuesday after falling for two straight days, benefiting from the euro's decline.
The dollar slumped on Monday amid geopolitical tension in North Korea, ahead of the annual central banking conference in Jackson Hole.
SHANGHAI, Aug 21- China's yuan turned softer against the U.S. dollar on Monday even amid firmer guidance from the central bank as corporate dollar purchases remained strong. Prior to market opening, the People's Bank of China set the midpoint rate at 6.6709 per dollar, slightly firmer than the previous fix 6.6744. The dollar had stumbled against a basket of major...
The dollar fell against a basket of major currencies on Friday in wake of continued political uncertainty.
SHANGHAI, Aug 18- China' a yuan eased against the U.S. dollar on Friday and looked set to post its first weekly loss since early July, after a strong multi-month rally. But the yuan has strengthened for three consecutive months from May till July, an unusual run for China's currency. Separately, China's foreign exchange regulator said on late Thursday that China will...
LONDON, Aug 17- Emerging stocks sailed higher for a second day and many currencies firmed on Thursday after diminishing U.S. interest rate prospects and political upheaval in Washington hurt the dollar while choppy commodity prices cast a shadow over some markets. In Asia, heavyweights South Korea and Taiwan as well as Chinese mainland stocks rose around half...
The dollar rose but was volatile as rumors swirled about the possible resignation of Gary Cohn.
The dollar fell on Wednesday after the release of minutes from the Federal Reserve's July meeting.
The dollar rose to its highest level against a basket of major currencies in nearly three weeks.
The dollar rose as traders unwound bearish bets against the U.S. currency in the wake of increasing tensions with North Korea.
SHANGHAI, Aug 14- China's yuan firmed against the U.S. dollar on Monday after the central bank guided the currency higher for the fifth straight day, setting the midpoint at its strongest in nearly 11 months. It also gained 1.26 percent on a trade-weighted basis against a basket of currencies of its trading partners, according to official data from the China...
The dollar fell against a basket of currencies on Friday, after data showed U.S. consumer prices rose less than expected in July.
Aug 11- Toshi Sugiyura and his wife Naka had a pleasant surprise awaiting them in San Francisco when the couple arrived from Japan on an anniversary trip, thanks to the U.S. dollar's months-long slide against the yen. "We could see more spending by those who already planned to come," said economist Adam Sacks, president of Tourism Economics in Philadelphia.
The U.S. dollar slipped to an eight-week low against the Japanese yen on Thursday.
The dollar has come under renewed pressure in recent weeks from heightened political turmoil in the United States, a stronger euro and lingering doubts about whether the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates again in 2017. Bullish bets on the yuan ballooned to the largest in almost 3 years, with stronger central bank fixings, continued corporate dollar...
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.
Nine people were killed and 164 injured in an earthquake in southwest China's Sichuan province, officials said on Wednesday.
The dollar shook off early weakness to rise to more than a one-week high on Tuesday, after job openings hit record high.