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China’s yuan leads rally ahead of U.S. trade deal

China’s yuan leads rally ahead of U.S. trade deal

Published 13/01/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - China’s yuan led a rally in trade-sensitive currencies on Monday and the Australian dollar recovered some recent losses as the imminent signing [more…]

Safe-haven currencies give back gains as U.S.-Iran situation eases

Safe-haven currencies give back gains as U.S.-Iran situation eases

Published 09/01/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - Safe-haven currencies such as the Japanese yen retreated on Thursday as the United States and Iran backed away from further conflict, with [more…]

Dollar buoyed by signs of solid U.S. economy, pound ticks up

Dollar buoyed by signs of solid U.S. economy, pound ticks up

Published 23/12/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar held firm at the start of a holiday-thinned week on Monday, as U.S. data pointed to solid economic growth while [more…]

Euro sees sigh of relief as dollar weakens on US-China trade deal hopes

Euro sees sigh of relief as dollar weakens on US-China trade deal hopes

Published 18/11/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro enjoyed a small respite on Monday, jumping to an 11-day high versus the U.S. dollar, on expectations that Washington and [more…]

Euro dips before Lagarde speaks but hopes for tariff reprieve lend support

Euro dips before Lagarde speaks but hopes for tariff reprieve lend support

Published 04/11/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro edged down on Monday as investors awaited Christine Lagarde’s first speech as European Central Bank president, but hopes that the [more…]

Dollar picks up before Fed, pound braces for EU meeting on Brexit

Dollar picks up before Fed, pound braces for EU meeting on Brexit

Published 28/10/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - The dollar traded near its highest in more than two months versus the yen on Monday ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve [more…]

Sterling slips from five-month high on Brexit delay jitters

Sterling slips from five-month high on Brexit delay jitters

Published 21/10/2019

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Sterling fell over half a percent against the dollar on Monday, slipping from five-month highs after the British parliament delayed a crucial [more…]

Dollar stands tall as investors seek shelter

Dollar stands tall as investors seek shelter

Published 30/09/2019

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - The dollar found broad support on Monday as global political uncertainty and fears over a widening of the Sino-U.S trade war kept [more…]

Yen falls as risk appetite rebounds before central bank meetings

Yen falls as risk appetite rebounds before central bank meetings

Published 11/09/2019

LONDON (Reuters) - The Japanese yen fell on Wednesday as the rush into safe-haven assets during the summer continued to unwind on the back of [more…]

Yen rises, yuan pares losses as Sino-U.S. tariffs kick in

Yen rises, yuan pares losses as Sino-U.S. tariffs kick in

Published 02/09/2019

TOKYO (Reuters) - The yen strengthened on Monday, thanks to bigger appetites for safe-haven assets as Washington and Beijing put additional tariffs on each other’s [more…]