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    The dollar slipped against a basket of currencies on Thursday, snapping a three-day winning streak.

  • The dollar rose to a more than one-month high against a basket of currencies on Wednesday.

  • The U.S. dollar hit five-week highs against the euro on Tuesday before the greenback gave back some gains as the move was seen as overdone.

  • *German, New Zealand elections knock euro, kiwi lower. *Safe-haven yen, Swiss franc rise after North Korea statement. NEW YORK, Sept 25- The U.S. dollar rose against a basket of six currencies on Monday, with the euro hit by election results in Germany and investor jitters about a warning against hasty policy shifts by the European Central Bank president.

  • The euro hit its lowest price against the dollar since Aug. 31 on Monday.

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    The pound fell Friday after Moody's said it downgraded the United Kingdom's long-term issuer rating to AA2 from AA1.

  • TOKYO, Sept 22- Asian stocks fell and the Japanese yen and Swiss franc gained on Friday after North Korea said it might test a hydrogen bomb in the Pacific Ocean and escalated a war of words with U.S. Spreadbetters expected European stocks to start lower amid a chill in risk appetite, forecasting Britain's FTSE to open down 0.3 percent, Germany's DAX to open 0.2...

  • *N.Korea seen considering nuclear test in Pacific Ocean. TOKYO, Sept 22- Asian stocks fell and the Japanese yen and Swiss franc gained on the mooted possibility of North Korea conducting another hydrogen bomb test, this time in the Pacific Ocean. North Korean Foreign Minister Ri Yong Ho said on Friday he believes the North could consider a nuclear test on an "...

  • The dollar weakened against a basket of currencies on Thursday, retreating from a more than two-week peak.

  • The dollar rose broadly Wednesday after the Federal Reserve announced it would start to unwind its $4.5 trillion balance sheet in October.

  • *Swiss franc hits lowest vs euro since Jan 2015. NEW YORK, Sept 19- The dollar weakened against a basket of currencies on Tuesday in advance of a Federal Reserve meeting where policymakers are expected to decide on the reduction of the central bank's $4.2 trillion worth of bond holdings. "It's just a restless market before the Fed," said Joe Manimbo, senior market...

  • *Swiss franc hits lowest vs euro since Jan 2015. NEW YORK, Sept 19- The dollar weakened against a basket of currencies on Tuesday in advance of a Federal Reserve meeting where policymakers are expected to decide on the reduction of the central bank's $4.2 trillion worth of bond holdings. At 11:33 a.m., the index that tracks the dollar against six currencies was...

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    The dollar weakened against a basket of currencies on Tuesday in advance of a Federal Reserve meeting.

  • The dollar weakened against a basket of currencies on Tuesday in advance of a Federal Reserve meeting.

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    The dollar weakened against most major currencies on Friday, weighed down by an unexpected decline in U.S. retail sales last month.

  • *The USDA also said private exporters sold another 198,000 tonnes of U.S. soybeans to China. *The yen and the Swiss franc edged higher on Friday after North Korea fired a missile over Japan into the Pacific Ocean. 0900 Euro zone Eurostat trade Jul 0900 Euro zone Labour costs Q2 1230 U.S.

  • Sept 15- Gold rose on Friday to pull further away from a two-week low, after North Korea fired another missile over Japan, triggering the latest round of safe-haven buying in markets while weighing on the dollar. *The yen and the Swiss franc edged higher on Friday after North Korea fired a missile over Japan into the Pacific Ocean. *North Korea fired a missile on...

  • Sept 15- Gold rose on Friday to pull further away from a two-week low, after North Korea fired another missile over Japan, triggering the latest round of safe-haven buying in markets while weighing on the dollar. *The yen and the Swiss franc edged higher on Friday after North Korea fired a missile over Japan into the Pacific Ocean. *North Korea fired a missile on...

  • SINGAPORE, Sept 15- The yen and the Swiss franc edged higher on Friday after North Korea fired a missile over Japan into the Pacific Ocean. As a result, the yen has continued to behave as a safe-haven currency despite Japan's geographical proximity to North Korea. North Korea fired a missile on Friday that flew over Japan's northern Hokkaido far out into the...

  • LONDON, Sept 14- The Swiss franc tumbled against the dollar and the euro on Thursday after Switzerland's central bank softened its language on the currency's valuation, though it stood firm on its ultra-easy monetary policy stance. But the central bank retained its negative interest rates and nudged its inflation forecast higher, indicating it was...