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The U.S. jobs data for July and personal income and spending for June were released at 8:30 am ET Friday. After these data, the greenback slipped against its major opponents. The greenback was trading at 1.3423 against the euro, 0.9062 against the franc, 102.85 against the yen and 1.6844 against the...

The U.S. jobs data for July and personal income and spending for June are due at 8:30 am ET Friday. Before these reports, the greenback showed mixed trading against its major opponents. While the greenback advanced against the yen and the pound, it declined against the franc and the euro. The greenback...

The Indian rupee extended its early fall against the U.S. dollar in later deals on Friday, as regional stocks plunged amid global sell-off, on concerns about the state of the credit markets, lingering geopolitical worries and the looming end of economic stimulus from the U.S. Federal Reserve. The...

The Swiss franc advanced against the other major currencies on Friday's European session, as European stocks slipped on caution ahead of U.S. jobs data for July, due today. Economists expect an addition of 230,000 jobs in July, after an increase of 288,000 jobs last month. Unemployment rate is seen...

The Canadian dollar lost ground against other major currencies ahead of the European session on Friday amid risk aversion, as investors focus on U.S. reports of personal income and spending, manufacturing activity and construction spending along with the all-important jobs report later in the day for...

The British currency weakened against its key counterparts in the early European session on Friday after data showed that U.K.'s manufacturing activity expanded at a slower than expected rate in July. Data from the Markit Economics and the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Logistics, or CIPS,...

The euro exhibited mixed performance against its major counterparts in early European deals on Friday, after the release of Eurozone PMI data for July. Eurozone manufacturing activity growth remained stable at June's seven-month low, final data from Markit Economics showed. The final seasonally...

The British currency weakened against its key counterparts in the early European session on Friday after data showed that U.K.'s manufacturing activity expanded at a slower than expected rate in July. The Makit/CIPS manufacturing purchasing managers' index, or PMI, decreased to 55.4 in July from 57.2...

At 4:30 am ET Friday, the U.K. manufacturing PMI report in July was released. After the data, the Pound slipped against its major rivals. As of 4:31 am ET, the Pound was trading at 0.7948 against the Euro, 1.6843 against the U.S. dollar, 1.5306 against the Swiss franc and 173.43 against the Yen.

At 4:30 am ET Friday, Markit Economics and the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Supply will release their manufacturing PMI report in July for the U.K. The index is expected to drop to 57.2 in July from 57.5 in June. Ahead of the data, the Pound recovered against its major rivals. As of 4:25...

Following the releases of PMI reports from Italy, France, Germany and Eurozone in the early European session on Friday, the euro showed mixed trading against the other major currencies. While the euro edged down against the yen, it changed little against the rest of major currencies. The euro was...

At 3:45 am ET Friday, Italy's manufacturing PMI is due. French and German manufacturing PMIs are due at 3:50 am ET and 3:55 am ET, respectively. Eurozone manufacturing PMI for July is to be released at 4:00 am ET. Ahead of these reports, the euro showed mixed trading against the other major currencies....

The Japanese yen slipped against most major currencies in early European deals on Friday. The yen declined to 102.99 against the greenback and 113.28 against the franc, reversing from early highs of 102.74 and 113.06, respectively. The yen reversed from its early high of 137.56 against the euro,...

The Indian rupee declined against the U.S. dollar in morning deals on Friday, as the latter got a boost on hopes of an interest rate hike by the U.S. Federal Reserve sooner-than-expected. Traders await U.S. jobs data, due later in the day, for further clues about the health of the U.S. economy. Regional...

The Canadian dollar declined against the U.S. dollar and the euro in Asia on Friday. The loonie that ended yesterday's trading at 1.0904 against the greenback and 1.4603 against the euro slipped to 1.0919 and 1.4615,respectively. If the loonie continues slide, it is likely to find support around 1.10...