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EUR-USD3-012017.jpg The dollar posted some modest gains against all of its major rivals Friday morning, but has since pared those gains and entered negative territory. Overall, the U.S. currency is little changed at the end of the trading week. There was no U.S. economic data to drive trading on Friday and most investors...

The Canadian dollar drifted lower against its major counterparts in the European session on Friday, as data showed that domestic retail sales grew slower-than-expected in November. Data from Statistics Canada showed that retail sales grew 0.2 percent on a seasonally adjusted monthly basis in November,...

Statistics Canada has released Canada retail sales for November and consumer price index for December at 8:30 am ET Friday. Following the data, the loonie dropped further against its major rivals. The loonie was trading at 1.3381 against the greenback, 85.96 against the yen, 1.4242 against the euro...

Statistics Canada releases Canada retail sales for November and consumer price index for December at 8:30 am ET Friday. The CPI index is expected to be flat on month, following a 0.4 percent decline in November. Ahead of the data, the loonie declined against its major rivals. The loonie was worth...

The U.S. dollar trimmed its early losses against its major counterparts in the European session on Friday. The greenback recovered to 115.30 against the yen, 1.0088 against the franc, 1.0628 against the euro and 1.2272 against the pound, from its early low of 114.53, 2-day lows of 1.0035, 1.0694 and...

The pound declined against its major counterparts in the early European session on Friday, after data showed that U.K. retail sales declined more than expected in December on non-food store sales. Data from the Office for National Statistics showed that retail sales volume including auto fuel fell...

At 5:00 am ET Friday, Switzerland's ZEW economic expectations survey results for January are due. Ahead of the data, the Swiss franc showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the Swiss franc rose against the euro and the pound, it fell against the U.S. dollar. Against the yen, the Swiss...

After the release of U.K. retail sales for December at 4:30 am ET Friday, the pound edged down against its major rivals. The pound was trading at 1.2333 against the greenback, 141.67 against the yen, 1.2408 against the Swiss franc and 0.8644 against the euro around 4:31 am ET.

At 4:30 am ET Friday, the Office for National Statistics publishes U.K. retail sales data for December. Sales are forecast to drop 0.1 percent on month, reversing November's 0.2 percent rise. Ahead of the data, the pound recouped its early losses against its major rivals. The pound was worth 1.2349...

The U.S. dollar weakened against other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday, as the U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen showed no hints to raise interest rates. While speaking at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research Yellen said,"Even if the labor market is not overheated...

Antipodean currencies such as the Australian and the New Zealand dollars strengthened against their major counterparts in the Asian session on Friday, after data showed that China's gross domestic product expanded more than expected on year in the fourth quarter of 2016. Data from the National Bureau...

The New Zealand dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday. The NZ dollar rose to 5-week highs of 0.7225 against the U.S. dollar and 82.86 against the yen, from yesterday's closing quotes of 0.7189 and 82.56, respectively. Against the euro, the kiwi advanced...

The Australian dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday. The Australian dollar rose to nearly a 2-1/2-month high of 0.7588 against the U.S. dollar and nearly a 2-month high of 1.0083 against the Canadian dollar, from yesterday's closing quotes of 0.7558...

The U.S. dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday. The U.S. dollar fell to 2-day lows of 1.0694 against the euro, 1.2372 against the pound and 1.0036 against the Swiss franc, from yesterday's closing quotes of 1.0663, 1.2343 and 1.0036, respectively. Against...

EUR-USD4-011917.jpg The dollar is turning in a mixed performance against its major rivals Thursday afternoon, but is little changed overall. The relatively flat performance surprisingly follows on the heels of a policy meeting announcement from the European Central Bank and a trio of better than expected U.S. economic reports....

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