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At 3:00 am ET Friday, Germany's statistical office Destatis is scheduled to issue import prices figures for February. Economists forecast import prices to fall 3.9 percent year-on-year in February after declining 4.4 percent in January. Ahead of the data, the Euro showed mixed trading against its...

The U.S. dollar drifted higher against European major counterparts ahead of European deals on Friday. The greenback advanced to a 3-day high of 0.9658 against the franc, compared to Thursday's closing value of 0.9625. The greenback that ended Thursday's trading at 1.0882 against the euro and 1.4844...

The Canadian dollar weakened against most major currencies in the late Asian session on Friday. The Canadian dollar fell to 1.3614 against the euro, from yesterday's closing value of 1.3583. Against the U.S. dollar and the yen, the loonie edged down to 1.2506 and 95.22 from yesterday's closing...

The Swiss franc weakened against most major currencies in the Asian session on Friday. The Swiss franc fell to a 4-day low of 123.45 against the yen, from yesterday's closing value of 123.67. Against the pound and the euro, the Swiss franc edged down to 1.4326 and 1.0499 from yesterday's closing...

The Japanese yen strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday. The yen rose to a 3-day high of 123.46 against the Swiss franc, from yesterday's closing value of 123.67. Moving away from an early low of 129.85 against the euro, the yen appreciated to 129.66....

The Australian dollar continued to be weaker against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday, after data showed that Chinese industrial company profits dropped in the first two months of 2015. Data from the National Bureau of Statistics showed that profits of Chinese industrial firms...

The Australian dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday. The Australian dollar fell to a 1-week low of 0.9727 against the Canadian dollar and a 4-day low of 0.7791 against the U.S. dollar, from yesterday's closing quotes of 0.9766 and 0.7827, respectively....

EURUSD-032615.jpg The dollar is gaining ground against its major European competitors Thursday and is bouncing back from early weakness against the Japanese Yen. Geopolitical concerns are partly responsible for the move, as well as the larger than expected decrease in U.S. weekly jobless claims. After reporting a...

The euro declined against the other major currencies in New York deals on Thursday, as the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said that Eurozone recovery continues to be weak, while escalating conflict in Yemen also weighed on sentiment. Speaking to Italian lower house, Draghi noted that...

The U.S. dollar trimmed its early decline against its major counterparts in New York deals on Thursday, following a report showing that initial jobless claims pulled back more than expected in the week ended March 21st. Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank President Dennis Lockhart said that Fed is likely...

After the release of U.S. weekly jobless claims for the week ended March 21 at 8:30 am ET Thursday, the greenback changed little against its major rivals. The greenback was trading at 118.69 against the yen, 0.9532 against the franc, 1.1009 against the euro and 1.4926 against the pound around 8:33 am ET.

The Labor Department is due to release its jobless claims report for the week ended March 21st at 8:30 am ET Thursday. Economists expect claims to rise by 290,000, compared to an increase of 291,000 in the week ended March 14th. Before the data, the greenback held steady against its major rivals. The...

The Canadian dollar has been climbing against the euro in European deals on Thursday. The loonie rose to 1.3652 per euro, up by 0.6 percent from Wednesday's closing quote of 1.3731. The loonie is likely to find resistance around the 1.36 mark.

The Indian rupee extended its early slide against the U.S. dollar in later deals on Thursday, in reaction to rise in oil prices amid tensions in the Middle East. Saudi Arabia-led coalition of Arab nations has began airstrikes in Yemen to push back Houthi rebels. The military conflict has raised fears...

The Japanese yen retreated from early highs against the other major currencies in European deals on Thursday. The yen was trading at 130.66 against the euro, 124.62 against the franc, 118.70 against the greenback and 177.18 against the pound, off early 3-day high of 130.16, 2-day high of 123.63 and...

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