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The Swiss franc extended early rally against the euro and the U.S. dollar in New York trading on Wednesday. The franc climbed to a 6-day high of 0.8808 against the greenback and a 2-day high of 1.2193 against euro, coming off from an early low of 0.8854 and a new 2-week low of 1.2226, respectively....

The U.S. new home sales data for March was released at 10:00 am ET Wednesday. The greenback fell slightly against other major currencies after the data. The greenback was trading at 1.3835 against the euro, 0.8813 against the franc, 102.26 against the yen and 1.6796 against the pound around 10:02 am ET.

The U.S. new home sales for March is set for release at 10:00 am ET Wednesday. The greenback held steady against other major currencies prior to the data. The greenback traded at 1.3827 against the euro, 0.8822 against the franc, 102.35 against the yen and 1.6783 against the pound at 9:55 am ET.

The Canadian dollar reversed from its previous high and slipped back against the U.S. dollar in New York deals on Wednesday. The loonie dropped to 1.1054 against the greenback, its lowest since April 1. Further weakness may take the loonie to a support at the 1.11 mark. The pair finished yesterday's deals at 1.1024.

The New Zealand dollar drifted lower against most major currencies in early New York deals on Wednesday. The kiwi hit a weekly low of 87.64 against the yen from an early 8-day high of 88.48. The kiwi slipped to near a 3-week low of 1.6154 against the euro, easing from an early 6-day high of 1.6012. The...

After the release of Canada retail sales data for February at 8:30 am ET Wednesday, the loonie slipped against other major currencies. The loonie was trading at 1.0246 against the aussie, 1.5277 against the euro, 92.67 against the yen and 1.1034 against the greenback around 8:33 am ET.

Canada retail sales data for February is due at 8:30 am ET Wednesday. Before the data, the loonie showed mixed trading against other major currencies. While the loonie held steady against the yen, it advanced against the rest of major currencies. The loonie was quoted at 1.0232 against the aussie,...

The U.S. dollar gave up early gains against the Canadian dollar in European deals on Wednesday. The greenback retreated to 1.1018 against the loonie, reversing from early 3-week high of 1.1047. The pair was worth 1.1024 at Tuesday's close.

The British currency slipped further against other major currencies in the European session on Wednesday. The pound dropped to a 6-day low of 171.48 against the yen, from an early multi-week high of 172.77 hit in the early Asian session. The pound retreated to a 2-day low of 1.6780 against the...

The Japanese yen spiked up against other major currencies in European deals on Wednesday. The yen approached a 2-day high of 87.78 against the kiwi, new 3-week high of 94.83 against the aussie and a 6-day high of 171.52 against the pound, bouncing off from early multi-day low of 88.48, multi-week...

The pound slipped against other major currencies in early European deals on Wednesday after the release of Bank Of England's minutes of monetary policy meeting held in April. Policymakers of the Bank of England unanimously decided to maintain the key bank rate at a historic low of 0.50 percent and...

The euro gained ground against most major currencies in European deals on Wednesday, as business activity across the euro area accelerated at its fastest pace in almost three years in April. The survey data from Markit Economics showed that the composite output index rose unexpectedly to 54.0 in April...

The Bank of England released its minutes of monetary policy meeting held in April at 4:30 am ET Wednesday. Following the release, the Pound fell against the major currencies. As of 4:32 am ET, the British currency was trading at 0.8240 against the Euro, 1.6819 against the U.S dollar, 1.4830 against...

The Bank of England's minutes of April monetary policy meeting is due at 4:30 am ET Wednesday. The central bank retained interest rates at 0.50 percent and asset purchase program at GBP 375 billion at the meeting. Ahead of the release, the Pound showed mixed trade against the major currencies. While...

The pound slipped against the Swiss franc and the euro in European morning deals on Wednesday. The pound hit a 2-day low of 1.4836 against the franc and a 5-day low of 0.8231 against the euro, compared to yesterday's closing quotes of 1.4881 and 0.8202, respectively. On the downside, the pound may...