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eurusd-073015.jpg The dollar is gaining ground against all of its major competitors Thursday, after U.S. GDP showed continued improvement. The rise in GDP has investors feeling confident that the U.S. Federal Reserve will stay on track to raise interest rates in September. Economic activity in the U.S. increased by...

The U.S. dollar continued to be firmer against its most major opponents on Thursday, as the U.S. economic growth accelerated in the second quarter, backing hopes that the U.S. Federal Reserve will stay on track to raise interest rates in September. The Commerce Department released a report showing...

Following the release of U.S. weekly jobless claims for the week ended July 25 and advance GDP data for the second quarter at 8:30 am ET Thursday, the greenback extended gains against its major rivals. The greenback was trading at 124.51 against the yen, 0.9715 against the franc, 1.0926 against the...

The U.S. weekly jobless claims for the week ended July 25 and advance GDP data for the second quarter are due at 8:30 am ET Thursday. The greenback showed mixed trading against its major rivals before these reports. While the greenback rose against the yen and the euro, it declined versus the pound....

At 8:00 am ET Thursday, German preliminary inflation data for July has been released. After the data, the euro changed little against its major rivals. The euro was valued at 1.0959 against the greenback, 136.30 against the yen, 0.7008 against the pound and 1.0635 against the franc around 8:05 am ET.

The Australian dollar wiped out its early advance against its most major counterparts in European deals on Thursday. The aussie dropped to a 2-day low of 0.7261 versus the greenback, from its previous high of 0.7322. The aussie declined to 0.9422 against the loonie, 90.31 against the yen and 1.5086...

The Indian rupee traded lower against the U.S. dollar in evening deals on Thursday, as emerging assets were hurt after the Federal Reserve gave an upbeat assessment on the economy, reinforcing the possibility for a September rate hike. At its monetary policy statement released on Wednesday, the Fed...

Following the release of Eurozone economic sentiment index for July at 5:00 am ET Thursday, the euro showed mixed trading against the other major currencies. While the euro rose further against the franc, it changed little against the rest of major currencies. The euro was quoted at 1.0967 against...

At 5.00 am ET Thursday, European Commission is set to issue Eurozone economic confidence survey results. The economic confidence index is seen falling to 103.2 in July from 103.5 in June Ahead of the data, the euro showed mixed trading against the other major currencies. While the euro held steady...

The Swedish Krona firmed against the euro in early European deals on Thursday, after data showed that Sweden's economic growth improved more-than-expected in the second quarter. Data from Statistics Sweden showed that Sweden's GDP grew 1 percent in the second quarter, beating estimates for a growth...

The Swiss franc weakened against its major rivals in European morning deals on Thursday, as European stocks rose amid corporate earning results and M&A activities, sapping demand for the safe-haven assets. Investors welcomed the Fed statement as it gave no hints that a September rate hike is coming....

At 3:55 am ET Thursday, Germany's labor agency published unemployment data for July. After the data, the euro changed little against its major rivals. As of 3:56 am ET, the euro was trading at 0.7023 against the pound, 1.0961 against the U.S. dollar, 1.0636 against the Swiss franc and 136.09 against the yen.

At 3:55 am ET Thursday, Germany's labor agency is slated to publish unemployment data for July. The number of unemployed is forecast to fall by 5,000 in July following a decrease of 1,000 in June. Ahead of the data, the euro showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the euro fell against...

The Swiss franc weakened against most major currencies in the early European session on Thursday. The Swiss franc fell to nearly a 5-month low of 1.5137 against the pound and more than a 3-month low of 0.9706 against the U.S. dollar, from early highs of 1.5080 and 0.9667, respectively. Against...

The New Zealand dollar weakened against the U.S. dollar and the yen ahead of European session on Thursday. Against the U.S. dollar and the yen, the kiwi fell to 2-day lows of 0.6612 and 82.13 from early highs of 0.6667 and 82.65, respectively. If the kiwi extends its downtrend, it is likely to...

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