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The Russian rouble strengthened against the U.S. dollar in the late Asian session on Friday, as oil prices rose and after the European Central Bank detailed its bond-buying program. Against the greenback, the rouble rose to nearly a 2-month high of 58.90 from an early low of 61.13. At yesterday's...

German industrial production for January has been released 2:00 am ET Friday. Following the data, the euro edged up against its major rivals. The euro was trading at 1.1016 against the greenback, 1.0732 against the franc, 132.29 against the yen and 0.7229 against the pound around 2:04 am ET.

The Australian dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday, as traders await U.S. jobs report, due later in the day. The U.S. Labor Department is set to release jobs data for February, due later. Economists expect the job growth to fall to 240, 000 in February...

German industrial production for January is set for release at 2:00 am ET Friday. Ahead of the data, the euro held steady against its major rivals. The euro was worth 1.1016 against the greenback, 1.0726 against the franc, 132.29 against the yen and 0.7229 against the pound as of 1:55 am ET.

The Australian dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday. The Australian dollar rose to an 8-day high of 1.0419 against the NZ dollar and a 2-day high of 0.9745 against the Canadian dollar, from yesterday's closing quotes of 1.0388 and 0.9715, respectively. Against...

Cabinet office released preliminary Japan leading economic indicators index data for January at 12:00 am ET Friday. After the data, the Yen changed little against its major rivals. As of 12:01 am ET, the Yen was trading at 132.31 against the Euro, 182.99 against the Pound, 123.32 against the...

Cabinet office is set to release preliminary Japan leading economic indicators index data for January at 12:00 am ET Friday. The leading index is expected to show a score of 105.8, up from 105.6 in December. Ahead of the data, the Yen held steady against its major rivals. As of 11:55 pm ET, the...

The Malaysian ringgit strengthened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Friday. In economic news, data from the Department of Statistics showed that Malaysia's exports and imports decreased unexpectedly in January. Exports fell 0.6 percent year-on-year in January, defying expectations...

The Chinese yuan strengthened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Friday. Against the greenback, the yuan rose to a 4-day high of 6.2634. At yesterday's close, the yuan was trading at 6.2663 against the greenback. If the yuan extends its uptrend, it is likely to find resistance around...

The Japanese yen strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday. The yen rose to more than a 1-1/2-month high of 123.19 against the Swiss franc, from an early low of 123.38. Against the euro, the pound and the U.S. dollar, the yen edged up to 132.15, 182.73 and...

The euro fell back against its key counterparts on Thursday, after the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi cut inflation forecast for 2015 and indicated that the central bank will start its quantitative easing program on March 9. "We will on 9 March 2015 start purchasing euro-dominated public...

The U.S. weekly jobless claims for the week ended February 28 were released at 8:30 am ET Thursday. The greenback changed little against its major rivals after the data. The greenback was trading at 1.1069 versus the euro, 1.5259 against the pound, 0.9657 against the franc and 120.25 against the yen around 8:33 am ET.

The euro trimmed its early losses against its major rivals during European deals on Thursday, as the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is expected flesh out more details of the bank's quantitative easing program at his press conference at 8.30 am ET. The expanded asset purchase program...

The European Central Bank maintained refinancing and deposit rates at 0.05 percent and 0.2 percent, respectively as per expectations. The euro was trading mixed against its major opponents after the decision. While the euro ticked up against the greenback and the yen, it changed little against the...

At 7.45 am ET Thursday, the European Central Bank is set to announce its interest rate decision. The benchmark refinancing rate is expected to be maintained at 0.05 percent. Economists expect the bank to keep the deposit rate at 0.2 percent. The euro recovered from early lows against its major opponents...

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