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  • NEW YORK, Sept 8- The U.S. dollar hit a more than 2-1/ 2- year low against a basket of major rivals on Friday on reduced expectations for another Federal Reserve rate increase this year, while the euro hit multi-year highs in the wake of a European Central Bank meeting. New York Fed President William Dudley, while saying in a speech Thursday that the central bank should...

  • NEW YORK, Sept 8- Bitcoin fell sharply on Friday after a report from a Chinese news outlet said China was planning to shut down local crypto-currency exchanges, although analysts said this was just a temporary setback. Sources close to a cross regulators committee that oversees online finance activities told Chinese financial publication Caixin that...

  • Markets eye Irma as gold trades at highest levels of the year

    CNBC's Seem Mody takes a look at what's moving in early morning trading, including a move higher in the Chinese yuan against the U.S. dollar.

  • The U.S. dollar hit a more than 2-½-year low against a basket of major rivals on Friday.

  • A Chinese vendor unloads onions at a local food market in Beijing.

    China on Friday reported August exports were up 5.5 percent from a year ago in dollar terms, while imports were up 13.3 percent in dollar terms.

  • Men look an electronic board showing stock information at a brokerage house in Beijing, China, January 5, 2016.

    After rallying this summer, shares in China could be set to climb even higher — thanks to names many investors have forgotten.

  • *Wall Street starts flat, then turns falls. NEW YORK, Sept 7- The euro surged on Thursday after the European Central Bank indicated it was preparing to scale back its stimulus program, while gold rose to a one-year high after the U.S. dollar tumbled on weak U.S. jobs data. Traders were left waiting after the ECB's initial statement from its policy meeting reaffirmed...

  • *Wall Street starts flat, then turns falls. NEW YORK, Sept 7- The euro surged on Thursday after the European Central Bank indicated it was preparing to scale back its stimulus program, while gold rose to a one-year high after the U.S. dollar tumbled on weak U.S. jobs data. Traders were left waiting after the ECB's initial statement from its policy meeting reaffirmed...

  • *Wall Street starts slightly lower. *Wall Street set for subdued start. *Powers talk about North Korea situation.

  • *Wall Street set for subdued start. *Powers talk about North Korea situation. LONDON, Sept 7- The euro and world stocks inched higher on Thursday, as markets waited for clues on just how close the European Central Bank is to scaling back its more than 2 trillion euro stimulus program.

  • The euro jetted past $1.20 and was on course for its biggest daily percentage gain against the U.S. dollar in nearly two weeks on Thursday.

  • *China's FX reserves rise slightly less than expected. BEIJING, Sept 7- China's foreign exchange reserves edged up for a seventh straight month in August as a surging yuan and tighter regulations signal the tide may be turning in China's battle against outflows. August marks the first time that China's reserves have climbed seven months in a row since June 2014.

  • LONDON, Sept 7- The euro climbed and stocks inched higher on Thursday, as markets waited to hear just how close the European Central Bank is to scaling back its more than 2 trillion euro stimulus programme. The was relief of sorts too after Donald Trump and U.S. Congress leaders struck a surprise deal to push a showdown on the country's debt limit back to December, and...

  • BEIJING, Sept 7- China's foreign exchange reserves edged up in August for a seventh straight month, largely in line with market expectations, as tighter regulations and a weaker dollar continued to keep capital outflows in check. It is the first time that China's reserves have climbed for seven months in a row since June 2014, and marked the highest level since...

  • BEIJING, Sept 7- China's foreign exchange reserves edged up in August for a seventh straight month, though slightly less than market expectations, as tighter regulations and a weaker dollar continued to keep capital outflows in check. Reserves rose $10.5 billion in August to $3.092 trillion, compared with an increase of $24 billion in July.

  • MELBOURNE, Sept 7- London copper edged back towards three-year highs on Thursday as the dollar lost ground against the euro ahead of a European Monetary policy meeting later, while a brighter outlook for global manufacturing growth underpinned prices. *SHFE COPPER: Shanghai Futures Exchange copper traded little changed at 53,150 yuan a tonne.

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    The U.S. dollar hit a multiyear low against the Canadian dollar on Wednesday.

  • The Chinese yuan has appreciated more than 6 percent against the dollar this year, wiping out losses made by the currency last year. CNBC's Sophia Yan reports.

  • The U.S. dollar index hit a one-week low against the yen and on track for its biggest decline in eight days.

  • The dollar fell against the yen and the Swiss franc Monday as concerns about geopolitical risks following North Korea's latest nuclear test resurfaced.