At 3 am ET Wednesday, the KOF economic institute is scheduled to release its report on the leading indicator for Switzerland. The KOF leading indicator is expected to rise to 101 in July from 100.4 in June.
The franc showed mixed trading against the other major currencies before the data. While the...
The New Zealand dollar advanced against the Australian dollar ahead of European trading on Wednesday.
The kiwi climbed to 1.1013 against the aussie, compared to 1.1031 hit late York Tuesday. The next likely upside target level for the kiwi is seen around the 1.09 level.
The U.S. dollar strengthened against the yen and the Swiss franc ahead of the European session on Wednesday.
The U.S. dollar rose to more than a 3-week high of 102.15 against the yen and a 6-month high of 0.9073 against the Swiss franc, from early lows of 102.03 and 0.9064, respectively.
At 2:00 am ET Wednesday, Switzerland's UBS consumption indicator for June was released.
After the data, the Swiss franc changed little against its major opponents.
As of 2:02 am ET, the Swiss franc was trading at 1.2160 against the Euro, 1.5367 against the Pound, 0.9069 against the U.S. dollar...
The U.S. dollar firmed against the euro in late Asian deals on Wednesday.
The greenback appreciated to 1.3402 against the euro, a level unseen since November 2013. The next possible upside target level for the greenback is seen around the 1.33 mark. At yesterday's close, the pair was quoted at 1.3407.
At 2:00 am ET Wednesday, Switzerland's UBS consumption indicator for June is due. In May, the UBS consumption indicator was at 1.77.
Ahead of the data, the Swiss franc showed mixed trading against its major opponents. While the franc held steady against the Euro, the Pound and the Yen, it fell against...
The Malaysian ringgit weakened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Wednesday.
Against the greenback, the ringgit fell to a 5-day low of 3.1815.
If the ringgit extends its downtrend, it is likely to find support around the 3.19 area.
Malaysian markets were closed for the past two...
The yuan strengthened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Wednesday.
In economic news, sentiment among Chinese consumers increased in July, the results of a survey by MNI and Westpac showed.
The Westpac-MNI consumer sentiment index rose to 114.8 in July from 112.6 in June.
The Canadian dollar moved down against its major rivals in New York trading on Tuesday.
The loonie declined to an 8-day low of 1.4541 against the euro and near a 6-week low of 1.0842 against the greenback, reversing from early highs of 1.4507 and 1.0795, respectively.
The loonie eased to 94.12...
At 10:00 am ET Tuesday, the U.S. consumer confidence index for July was released. After the data, the greenback advanced further against its major opponents.
The greenback was trading at 1.3413 against the euro, 0.9063 against the franc, 102.05 against the yen and 1.6941 against the pound around 10:03 am ET.
The U.S. consumer confidence index for July is to be released at 10:00 am ET Tuesday. The greenback advanced against its major opponents before the data.
The greenback was quoted at 1.3413 against the euro, 0.9063 against the franc, 102.04 against the yen and 1.6940 against the pound at 9:55 am ET.
Reversing direction, the Swiss franc declined against most major currencies in New York morning trading on Tuesday.
The franc hit near a 6-month low of 0.9062 against the greenback and a 4-day low of 1.2156 against the euro, down from early highs of 0.9036 and 1.2146, respectively.
The franc eased...
The Japanese yen recouped its early losses against most major currencies in early New York deals on Tuesday.
The yen was trading at 136.77 against the euro, 112.49 against the franc and 95.72 against the aussie, off early 4-day lows of 137.09, 112.80 and 95.89, respectively.
The yen rose to a 4-day...
Following the release of the U.S. S&P/Case-Shiller home price index for May at 9:00 am ET Tuesday, the greenback changed little against the other major currencies.
The greenback was trading at 1.3417 against the euro, 0.9057 against the franc, 102.03 against the yen and 1.6941 against the pound around 9:03 am ET.
The U.S. dollar continued its early rally against the other major currencies in European deals on Tuesday.
The greenback climbed to near a 6-month high of 0.9056 against the franc and an 8-1/2-month high of 1.3417 versus the euro, off early lows of 0.9036 and 1.3443,respectively.