Reversing direction, the Swiss franc rose against the other major currencies in European deals on Wednesday.
The franc edged up to 1.4312 against the pound, 123.92 against the yen and a session's high of 1.0419 against the euro, off early lows of 1.4444, 123.17 and 1.0457, respectively. The franc...
The New Zealand dollar continued its decline against the other major currencies in early European deals on Wednesday.
The kiwi hit near 2-week lows of 0.7390 against the greenback and 1.4510 versus the euro, compared to Tuesday's closing values of 0.7461 and 1.4354, respectively.
The kiwi that...
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 pound fell against its major rivals in European deals on Wednesday, despite the release of U.K. factory activity data showing an expansion for the twenty-fourth consecutive month in March.
British manufacturing sector expanded at the fastest pace in eight months during March on stronger growth...
At 4:30 am ET Wednesday, the U.K. CIPS/Markit manufacturing PMI for March has been released. The pound advanced against its major opponents following the data.
The pound was trading at 1.4839 against the greenback, 178.25 against the yen, 1.4441 against the franc and 0.7233 against the euro around 4:33 am ET.
At 4:30 am ET Wednesday, the U.K. CIPS/Markit manufacturing PMI is due. Economists forecast the index to climb to 54.4 in March from 54.1 in February.
The pound showed mixed trading against its major opponents before the data. While the pound edged up against the franc and the euro, it held steady...
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.
At 4:00 am ET Wednesday, Markit released its March manufacturing PMI for the eurozone.
After the data, the Euro changed little against its major rivals.
As of 4:01 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.7250 against the Pound, 1.0448 against the Swiss franc, 1.0758 against the U.S. dollar and 128.95 against the Yen.
At 3:45 am ET Wednesday, Markit Economics is due to release its manufacturing PMI figures for Italy. PMI reports for France and Germany are due at 3:50 am ET and 3:55 am ET, respectively. The manufacturing PMI for the Eurozone is due 4:00 am ET.
Ahead of the reports, the euro fell against the other...
After the release of Switzerland's manufacturing PMI for March at 3:30 am ET Wednesday, the franc inched up against its major rivals.
The franc was trading at 0.9709 against the greenback, 123.46 against the yen, 1.0437 against the euro and 1.4392 against the pound around 3:33 am ET.
The Credit Suisse is scheduled to issue Swiss manufacturing survey data at 3:30 am ET Wednesday. The index is seen at 47.5 in March versus 47.3 in February.
The franc traded mixed against its major rivals ahead of the data. While the franc held steady against the pound, it pared gains against the...
The Australian dollar retreated from early highs against some of the major currencies ahead of European deals on Wednesday.
The aussie edged down to 0.7616 against the greenback, 1.4145 against the euro and 0.9647 against the loonie, from early highs of 0.7662, 1.4057 and 0.9702, respectively.
The U.S. dollar weakened against most other major currencies in the Asian session on Wednesday, as traders bet that the Federal Reserve is likely to raise interest rates slowly.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said last Friday an interest rate hike may well be warranted later this year but stressed...
The euro rose against the pound ahead of European deals on Wednesday.
The euro edged up to 0.7260 against the pound, from Tuesday's closing value of 0.7241. The next possible resistance for the euro-pound pair may be located around the 0.73 zone.