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Euro hit as coronavirus spread widens and investors rush for dollars

Euro hit as coronavirus spread widens and investors rush for dollars

Published 24/02/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro dropped back towards $1.08 on Monday and the Australian dollar tumbled to a new 11-year low as the rapid spread [more…]

Euro struggles near three-year low as traders fret about economic slowdown

Euro struggles near three-year low as traders fret about economic slowdown

Published 17/02/2020

LONDON (Reuters) - The euro struggled near 3-year lows on Monday as investors worried about weakening growth in the region, while Chinese efforts to limit [more…]

Aussie dollar rallies, Asian currencies lift as China heads back to work

Aussie dollar rallies, Asian currencies lift as China heads back to work

Published 10/02/2020

SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Asian currencies lifted a little on Monday amid hints that the spread of the coronavirus could be slowing down and as some [more…]

Yuan hits three-week low, yen rises as China grapples with virus outbreak

Yuan hits three-week low, yen rises as China grapples with virus outbreak

Published 27/01/2020

TOKYO (Reuters) - The yuan fell in offshore trade on Monday to its lowest level in three weeks as the death toll in China from [more…]

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…]