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The European currency strengthened against the Swiss franc in the late Asian sesion on Wednesday. The euro rose to a 5-day high of 1.2166 against the Swiss franc around 2:00 am ET, from yesterday's closing quote of 1.2156. If the single currency continues its uptrend, it is likely to find resistance...

Japan's final industrial production data for February was released at 12:30 am ET Wednesday. After the data, the Yen changed little against other major currencies. As of 12:33 am ET, the Yen was trading at 141.19 against the Euro, 170.91 against the Pound, 102.19 against the U.S dollar and 116.07...

The Japanese yen lost ground against other major currencies in Asian deals on Wednesday as regional stocks rallied, tracking cues from Wall Street and as China's first-quarter GDP figures beat estimates. China's gross domestic product rose more-than-expected to 7.4 percent on year in the first quarter...

Japan's final industrial production data for February is due at 12:30 am ET Wednesday. The preliminary reading came in at 6.9 percent. Ahead of the data, the Yen held steady against other major currencies. As of 12:25 am ET, the Yen was trading at 141.18against the Euro, 170.87 against the Pound,...

The Japanese yen declined against most major currencies in Asian deals on Wednesday. The yen slipped to 102.19 against the greenback, a level not seen since April 8. The yen hit 5-day lows of 141.15 against the euro, 116.05 against the franc and 93.04 against the loonie, compared to Tuesday's closing...

The New Zealand dollar drifted lower against other major currencies in Asian deals on Wednesday as the nation's consumer price growth slowed more-than-forecast in the first quarter. Consumer prices in New Zealand were up 0.3 percent on quarter in the first quarter of 2014, Statistics New Zealand said...

The U.S. dollar weakened against other major currencies in New York deals on Tuesday after data showed that the country's housing market index rose less-than-expected in April. The report released by the National Association of Home Builders showed that the U.S. housing market index edged up to 47...

The U.S. NAHB housing market index for April was released at 10:00 am ET Tuesday. After the data, the greenback changed little against other major currencies. The greenback was trading at 1.6738 against the pound, 1.3808 against the euro, 0.8805 against the franc and 101.90 against the yen around 10:03 am ET.

The U.S. NAHB housing market index for April is due at 10:00 am ET Tuesday. Before the data, the greenback showed mixed trading against other major currencies. While the greenback rose against the yen, it held steady against the rest of major currencies. The greenback traded at 1.6726 against the...

The New Zealand dollar resumed its early decline against the U.S. dollar and the yen in New York morning deals on Tuesday. The kiwi hit a session's low of 0.8631 against the greenback, off an early 4-day high of 0.8697. Pulling away from an early Asian session's 5-day high of 88.59 against the...

Canada existing home sales data for March has been released at 9:00 am ET Tuesday. The loonie changed little against other major currencies after the data. The loonie was trading at 1.1001 against the greenback, 1.0304 against the aussie, 1.5188 against the euro and 92.56 against the yen around 9:03 am ET.

The Australian dollar continued its early decline against most major currencies in European deals on Tuesday. The aussie hit a 6-day low of 0.9361 against the greenback, down from an early session's high of 0.9426. The aussie fell to 1.4750 against the euro and 95.38 against the yen, off early...

Following the release of the U.S. consumer price inflation for March at 8:30 am ET Tuesday, the greenback changed little against other major currencies. The greenback was trading at 101.88 against the yen, 0.8815 against the franc, 1.3798 against the euro and 1.6727 against the pound around 8:34 am ET.

At 8:30 am ET Tuesday, the U.S. consumer price inflation for March is due. Ahead of the data, the greenback held steady against other major currencies. As of 8:25 am ET, the greenback was quoted at 1.6730 against the pound, 1.3801 against the euro, 0.8812 against the franc and 101.89 against the yen.

The euro was down against other major currencies in European deals on Tuesday as continued tensions in Ukraine hurt riskier assets. European markets are trading in negative territory as crisis escalated between Ukraine and Russia. The U.S. President Barack Obama held telephonic conversation about...