Currencies

  • Speculators increased bullish bets on the U.S. dollar for the first time in seven weeks, according to Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday and calculations by Reuters. The value ...

  • Speculators increased bullish bets on the U.S. dollar for the first time in seven weeks, according to Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday and calculations by Reuters. The value ...

  • Dollar falls vs yen on U.S. policy doubts Reuters - 1 hour 34 minutes ago
    U.S. dollar notes are seen in this picture illustration

    The U.S. dollar fell to a more than two-week low against the Japanese yen on Friday as investors doubted the likelihood of swift tax reform and a quick spending boost from U.S. President Donald Trump's administration. On Thursday, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin suggested that much work was still needed on key elements …

  • Dollar falls vs yen on U.S. policy doubts Reuters - 1 hour 34 minutes ago
    U.S. dollar notes are seen in this picture illustration

    By Sam Forgione NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. dollar fell to a more than two-week low against the Japanese yen on Friday as investors doubted the likelihood of swift tax reform and a quick spending boost from U.S. President Donald Trump's administration. On Thursday, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin suggested that …

  • FOREX-Dollar falls vs yen on U.S. policy doubts Reuters - UK Focus - 1 hour 34 minutes ago

    The U.S. dollar fell to a more than two-week low against the Japanese yen on Friday as investors doubted the likelihood of swift tax reform and a quick spending boost from U.S. President Donald Trump's administration. On Thursday, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin suggested that much work was still needed on key elements …

  • FOREX-Dollar falls vs yen on U.S. policy doubts Reuters - 1 hour 34 minutes ago

    The U.S. dollar fell to a more than two-week low against the Japanese yen on Friday as investors doubted the likelihood of swift tax reform and a quick spending boost from U.S. President Donald Trump's administration. On Thursday, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin suggested that much work was still needed on …

  • The Netherlands' future relationship with the euro will be comprehensively debated by its parliament following elections in March, after lawmakers commissioned a report on the currency's future. The motion approving the investigation by the Council of State, the government's legal advisor, coincides with a rising tide …

  • The Netherlands' future relationship with the euro will be comprehensively debated by its parliament following elections in March, after lawmakers commissioned a report on the currency's future. The motion approving the investigation by the Council of State, the government's legal advisor, coincides with a rising  …

  • Sterling slid from a 2-week high to the dollar on Friday but was still on track for its strongest weekly showing in a month as concerns about politics in the United States and Europe took investors' focus off immediate Brexit worries. "Most of the action has been on the dollar crosses," said Credit Agricole (Swiss: ACA.SW …

  • Sterling slid from a 2-week high to the dollar on Friday but was still on track for its strongest weekly showing in a month as concerns about politics in the United States and Europe took investors' focus off immediate Brexit worries. "Most of the action has been on the dollar crosses," said Credit Agricole's head …

  • The U.S. dollar slipped to a more than two-week low against the yen and a one-week trough on a closely followed index on Friday as investors doubted the likelihood of swift tax reform and a quick boost in spending from U.S. President Donald Trump's administration. The dollar index, which measures the greenback against …

  • The U.S. dollar slipped to a more than two-week low against the yen and a one-week trough on a closely followed index on Friday as investors doubted the likelihood of swift tax reform and a quick boost in spending from U.S. President Donald Trump's administration. The dollar index, which measures the greenback against …

  • FX Focus: Pound on track for weekly gains despite lack of obvious drivers

    "The pound-euro rates have shown consistency this week, with the pound remaining strong throughout," said Paresh Davdra from RationalFX. The euro's performance has been tarnished by growing support in polls for French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen which has wielded intense downward pressure on the currency. "In …

  • File Photo: A Canadian dollar coin, commonly known as the "Loonie", is pictured in this illustration picture taken in Toronto

    The Canadian dollar notched a one-week high against its broadly weaker U.S. counterpart on Friday as a spike in domestic inflation offset a drop in oil prices. Canada's annual inflation rate unexpectedly jumped to 2.1 percent in January, its highest in more than two years. "It is a pretty eye-catching number," said Andrew …

  • File Photo: A Canadian dollar coin, commonly known as the "Loonie", is pictured in this illustration picture taken in Toronto

    By Fergal Smith TORONTO (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar notched a one-week high against its broadly weaker U.S. counterpart on Friday as a spike in domestic inflation offset a drop in oil prices. Canada's annual inflation rate unexpectedly jumped to 2.1 percent in January, its highest in more than two years. "It is a …

  • A customer holds a 100 Yuan note at a market in Beijing

    China said on Friday it had no intention of using currency devaluation to its advantage in trade, responding to U.S. President Donald Trump's description of the Asian giant as the "grand champions" of currency manipulation. Trump said in an interview with Reuters on Thursday he had not "held back" in his assessment that …

  • * Canadian dollar at C$1.3101, or 76.33 U.S. cents * Loonie touches its strongest since Feb. 16 at C$1.3057 * Bond prices higher across the yield curve By Fergal Smith TORONTO, Feb 24 (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar notched a one-week high against its broadly weaker U.S. counterpart on Friday as a spike in domestic …

  • Four euro zone countries are scheduled to hold government bond auctions in the week ahead. * On Monday, Italy will sell up to 10 billion euros in bonds. * Germany on Tuesday will sell five billion euros ...

  • The dollar is ticking down Business Insider - 8 hours ago

    The dollar is ticking down. The US dollar index is down by 0.3% at 100.77 as of 8:08 a.m. ET. On...

  • The euro, meanwhile, was set for its first week of gains in three, having been lifted by a new alliance between French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron and fellow centrist Francois Bayrou. With little else in the way of new developments, analysts said investors were still focused on comments on Thursday from …

  • The euro, meanwhile, was set for its first week of gains in three, having been lifted by a new alliance between French presidential candidate Emmanuel Macron and fellow centrist Francois Bayrou. With (Other OTC: WWTH - news) little else in the way of new developments, analysts said investors were still focused on comments …

  • A vendor holds Chinese yuan notes at a market in Beijing

    China said on Friday it had no intention of using currency devaluation to its advantage in trade, responding to U.S. President Donald Trump's description of the Asian giant as the "grand champions" of currency manipulation. Trump said in an interview with Reuters on Thursday he had not "held back" in his assessment that …

  • A vendor holds Chinese yuan notes at a market in Beijing

    China said on Friday it had no intention of using currency devaluation to its advantage in trade, responding to U.S. President Donald Trump's description of the Asian giant as the "grand champions" of currency manipulation. Trump said in an interview with Reuters on Thursday he had not "held back" in his assessment that …

  • A vendor holds Chinese yuan notes at a market in Beijing

    China said on Friday it had no intention of using currency devaluation to its advantage in trade, responding to U.S. President Donald Trump's description of the Asian giant as the "grand champions" of currency manipulation. Trump said in an interview with Reuters on Thursday he had not "held back" in his assessment that …

  • China said on Friday it had no intention of using currency devaluation to its advantage in trade, responding to U.S. President Donald Trump's description of the Asian giant as the "grand champions" of currency manipulation. Trump said in an interview with Reuters on Thursday he had not "held back" in his assessment …

  • (CercleFinance.com) - A mi-séance vendredi midi, la monnaie unique européenne était bien partie pour signer une semaine sans grande tendance face au billet vert américain. Pour l'heure, l'euro grappille ...

  • A logo of yuan is seen at a foreign exchange store in Shanghai

    President Donald Trump declared China the "grand champions" of currency manipulation on Thursday, just hours after his new Treasury secretary pledged a more methodical approach to analyzing Beijing's foreign exchange practices. In an exclusive interview with Reuters, Trump said he has not "held back" in his assessment …

  • (CercleFinance.com) - A mi-séance vendredi midi, la monnaie unique européenne était bien partie pour signer une semaine sans grande tendance face au billet vert américain. Pour l'heure, l'euro grappille ...

  • US Dollar May Fall as Yen Gains on Fizzling Trump Trade Optimism

  • Commodity-related sectors led European shares lower for a third straight session on Friday while the dollar was poised for a weekly losses as the "Trumpflation trade" lost momentum. World stocks have hit record highs, emerging markets have come back in favour and the dollar has climbed to a 14-year peak in recent weeks …

  • World stocks have hit record highs, emerging markets have come back in favour and the dollar has climbed to a 14-year peak in recent weeks on the back of expectations that U.S. President Donald Trump's economic agenda will stoke growth and inflation. New U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin took the edge off that …

  • Sterling on course for strongest week in a month Reuters - UK Focus - 12 hours ago

    Sterling slipped from a 2-week high to the dollar on Friday but was still on track for its strongest week since January as concerns about politics in the United States and Europe took investors' focus off immediate Brexit worries. A number of major banks have predicted another round of selling of sterling if talks on leaving …

  • Sterling slipped from a 2-week high to the dollar on Friday but was still on track for its strongest week since January as concerns about politics in the United States and Europe took investors' focus off immediate Brexit worries. A number of major banks have predicted another round of selling of sterling if talks …

  • FOREX-Dollar slips as "Trumpflation trade" fades Reuters - UK Focus - 13 hours ago

    Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday that any steps that U.S. President Donald Trump's administration takes on policy would probably have only a limited impact this year, though he wants to see tax reform passed before by August. The comments -- made in his first televised interviews since taking office last …

  • Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said on Thursday that any steps that U.S. President Donald Trump's administration takes on policy would probably have only a limited impact this year, though he wants to see tax reform passed before by August. The comments -- made in his first televised interviews since taking office …

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