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EUR-USD3-120816.jpg The dollar is rising against all of its major competitors Thursday afternoon. However, the gains are the most pronounced in comparison to the Euro after today's announcement from the European Central Bank threw investors a bit of a curveball. The European Central Bank surprised markets on Thursday...

The euro trimmed its early gains against its major rivals in the European session on Thursday, after the European Central Bank left its key interest rates unchanged and retained its asset purchases of EUR 80 billion a month till March, while tapering them to EUR 60 billion a month from April 2017. The...

As expected, the European Central Bank kept its refi rate at zero percent and the deposit rate at -0.4 percent. Following the decision, the euro climbed against its major counterparts. The euro was trading at 1.0867 against the greenback, 123.17 against the yen, 1.0889 against the Swiss franc and...

At 7:45 am ET Thursday, the European Central Bank is set to announce the outcome of its rate-setting meeting in Frankfurt. The bank is forecast to keep its refi rate at zero percent and the deposit rate at -0.4 percent. Ahead of the decision, the euro traded mixed against its major counterparts....

The euro strengthened against its most major counterparts in the European session on Thursday, ahead of the monetary policy decision from the European Central Bank, with analysts expecting an extension of monthly bond buying program to support crumbling Eurozone amid Italy turmoil and Brexit. The...

The Swiss franc weakened against most major currencies in the early European session on Thursday. The Swiss franc fell to more than a 5-week low of 1.0856 against the euro, from an early high of 1.0828. Against the pound, the franc dropped to 1.2752 from an early high of 1.2698. The franc...

The New Zealand dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday amid rising risk appetite, following the record gains overnight on Wall Street and on expectations that the European Central Bank will extend its asset purchase program at its monetary policy meeting...

The Japanese yen strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday. The yen rose to 3-day highs of 113.13 against the yen and 112.51 against the Swiss franc, from yesterday's closing quotes of 113.74 and 112.87, respectively. The yen advanced to a 2-day high of...

The U.S. dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday. The U.S. dollar fell to a 3-day low of 113.13 against the yen, from yesterday's closing value of 113.74. Against the euro and the Swiss franc, the greenback dropped to 2-day lows of 1.0784 and 1.0054...

The New Zealand dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday. The NZ dollar rose to a 3-day high of 1.4910 against the euro and nearly a 1-year high of 82.01 against the yen, from yesterday's closing quotes of 1.5001 and 81.49, respectively. Against...

EUR-USD3-120716.jpg The dollar is turning in a mixed performance Wednesday afternoon. The buck is down against the Euro and the Japanese Yen, but is up against the British pound. There was very little economic data to drive the direction of trading today. Traders can look forward to weekly jobless claims data tomorrow morning...

The Canadian dollar slipped against its major counterparts in the European session on Wednesday, as oil prices declined on lingering worries over whether the planned output cuts by the OPEC and Russia would halt oversupply and restore balance in the market. Crude for January delivery fell $0.48 to...

The Turkish Lira firmed against the U.S. dollar in European deals on Wednesday, after the government authorities stepped in to stem a rapid fall of the currency. In a statement, Turkish defence ministry said it has converted almost $300 million in hard currency into lira in the wake of call from President...

The pound drifted lower against its major counterparts in the early European deals on Wednesday, as the investors became cautious ahead of U.K. Parliamentary vote on Brexit plan and as British industrial and manufacturing output declined unexpectedly in October. The lower house of the Parliament is...

The Indian rupee surrendered its early gains against the U.S. dollar in afternoon deals on Wednesday, after the Reserve Bank of India kept its key interest rate unchanged, defying expectations for a modest reduction in the aftermath of the currency demonetization shock. The Monetary Policy Committee...

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