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The euro drifted higher against the other major currencies in early European deals on Thursday, as traders look forward to release of minutes of the European Central Bank's March 4-5 monetary policy meeting, which would shed some light on members' views on quantitative easing program. The minutes...

The U.S. dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the late Asian session on Thursday, as weaker U.S. jobs and manufacturing data released overnight raised expectations that the Federal Reserve may hold off raising U.S. interest rates until later in the year. Private sector job growth...

The U.S. dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the late Asian session on Thursday. The U.S. dollar fell to a 3-day low of 0.9639 against the Swiss franc, from yesterday's closing value of 0.9663. Pulling away from an early more than a 3-week high of 0.7567 against the Australian...

The Australian dollar continued to be weaker against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday, with the latest negative trigger being the weak trade balance data, which added on to the worries triggered by slumping iron ore prices and growing expectation of an interest rate cut by...

The Japanese yen weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday. The yen fell to 128.95 against the euro, 177.60 against the pound, 123.99 against the Swiss franc and 89.31 against the NZ dollar, from yesterday's closing quotes of 128.85, 177.47, 123.76 and 89.19, respectively....

The Australian dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday. The Australian dollar fell to nearly a 3-month low of 0.9546 against the Canadian dollar and a 2-month low of 90.52 against the yen, from yesterday's closing quotes of 0.9588 and 90.98, respectively....

Canadian oil giant Suncor Energy Inc. (SU.TO, SU) provided an update on its progress on cost management measures in response to the low crude price environment, as well as an update on operations. Suncor confirmed it is on track to achieve the $1 billion reduction in its 2015 capital budget, while maintaining...

Canadian stocks ended higher on Wednesday, as a rebound in commodity prices helped gold and energy stocks register strong gains, offsetting weakness in other sectors. Markets in the United States ended in the red, weighed down by some soft private sector employment data and as well as a disappointing...

The Canadian stock market has climbed back into the green, after recovering from an early sell-off Wednesday morning. The market is attempting to bounce back from yesterday's modest pull back. The strong gains in gold and mining stocks are helping to offset the weakness in other sectors. The majority...

EURUSD-040115.jpg The U.S. dollar gave up its early advance Wednesday, as U.S. private sector job growth slowed below 200,000 for the first time since January of last year, reigniting hopes that the Fed won't raise rates soon. Data released by payroll processor ADP showed that private sector employment climbed by 189,000...

Royal Bank of Canada (RY.TO, RY) said it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell RBC Royal Bank N.V. or RBC Suriname to Republic Bank Limited, subject to customary closing conditions, including regulatory approvals. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. But, the purchase price...

Fennec Pharmaceuticals Inc. (FRX.TO) reported a fourth-quarter net loss from operations of $0.8 million which excludes a $2.2 million non-cash gain on derivatives for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2014, compared to a net loss from operations of $0.4 million excluding the non-cash gain of $1.5...

The U.S. dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the European session on Wednesday. The U.S. dollar rose to nearly a 3-week high of 0.7582 against the Australian dollar, from an early low of 0.7662. The greenback climbed to near 2-week highs of 1.4742 against the pound and 0.7390...

The euro showed mixed trading against the other major currencies in the early European session on Wednesday, following the release of Eurozone PMI for March. Data from Markit Economics showed that Eurozone manufacturing sector expanded more than initially estimated as growth accelerated in Germany,...

The U.S. dollar trimmed its early losses against the Canadian dollar in early European deals on Wednesday. The greenback advanced to 1.2690 against the loonie, off early 2-day low of 1.2644. The next likely resistance for the greenback-loonie pair is seen around the 1.28 zone.

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