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Dollar little changed in thin post-holiday trade

Tuesday,   23-Apr-2019   08:54 (IST)

The dollar trod water against other major currencies in early Asian trade on Tuesday, while the Canadian dollar was supported by rising crude oil prices due to U.S. plans to tighten a clamp down on Iranian oil exports from next month. Financial markets in Australian and New Zealand reopened after the long Easter holiday, and were set to reopen across Europe later in the day. The dollar index against a basket of six key rivals was a shade higher at 97.345, still near a 2019 high of 97.71 struck in early March. The greenback has firmed in recent weeks on the back of higher U.S. 10-year Treasury ...

Dollar firm in thin post-holiday trade, loonie up as oil prices jump

Monday,   22-Apr-2019   12:06 (IST)

The dollar edged up against key peers such as the euro and the yen on Monday, boosted by the relative strength of the U.S. economy, while losing ground against the Canadian dollar following a rise in ...

Dollar edges up in thin post-holiday trade after positive U.S. data

Monday,   22-Apr-2019   09:04 (IST)

The dollar drifted higher against the euro and British pound on Monday, supported by the relative strength of the U.S. economy, though moves remained small as many investors were still away for the lo...

Sterling slumbers on despite strong UK retail sales

Thursday,   18-Apr-2019   03:12 (IST)

Sterling scarcely moved on Thursday with strong British retail sales data doing little to shake the currency out of a slumber following a six-month extension to Brexit. Wild swings in the pound subsid...

Euro steady on improved economic views, euro zone PMIs awaited

Thursday,   18-Apr-2019   03:10 (IST)

The euro was steady on Thursday after evidence of strength in China improved the outlook for the global economy, with the market looking next to European indicators to provide the currency with a furt...

Aussie Dollar Rises on Strong Jobs Data; Euro Inches Up Ahead of PMI Data

Thursday,   18-Apr-2019   11:15 (IST)

The Australian dollar rose on Thursday in Asia on stronger-than-expected jobs data for March. The Euro also inched up ahead of the release of Purchasing Managers Indexes in Europe later in the day for...

Euro buoyant on improved economic views, awaits euro zone PMI

Thursday,   18-Apr-2019   09:12 (IST)

The euro was buoyant on Thursday after more evidence of strength in China improved the outlook for the global economy, with the market looking next to European indicators to provide the currency with ...

Sterling volatility measures fall to 15-month lows

Tuesday,   16-Apr-2019   02:53 (IST)

Expectations for volatility in the British pound plummeted to their lowest levels in more than a year on Tuesday after European Union leaders and the British government last week announced Brexit woul...

Dollar Drifts After Fed's Evans Hints at Long Rates Pause

Tuesday,   16-Apr-2019   02:00 (IST)

The dollar was still trading sideways in early trading in Europe Tuesday, after dipping late Monday on the back of comments from the Federal Reserve’s Charles Evans suggesting that there will be...

Dollar up as key global data awaited, Australia hit by RBA's dovish tone

Tuesday,   16-Apr-2019   10:58 (IST)

The dollar edged up against a basket of its key rivals on Tuesday with investors erring on the side of caution as they looked for more concrete signs of stabilization in the global economy. With most ...