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eurusd-030615.jpg The dollar is rallying against all of its major competitors on Friday, following the release of the stronger than expected jobs report for February. The report has added to concerns about the Federal Reserve raising interest rates in the near future. Peter Boockvar, managing director at the Lindsey Group,...

The U.S. dollar extended its early rally against its major rivals on Friday, as unemployment rate in the U.S. hit more than six year low and jobs growth exceeded forecasts in February, raising speculation that the Federal Reserve may raise interest rates by mid-year. The report from Labor Department...

Canada building permits and trade data for January were released at 8:30 am ET Friday. After these data, the loonie traded mixed against its major rivals. While the loonie fell against the greenback and the yen, it rose against the euro and the aussie. The loonie was trading at 1.2536 against the...

The U.S. trade data for January and jobs data for February has been released at 8:30 am ET Friday. After these reports, the greenback climbed against its major rivals. The greenback was trading at 1.0884 against the euro, 1.5154 against the pound, 0.9772 against the franc and 120.25 against the yen around 8:33 am ET.

The U.S. trade data for January and jobs data for February are due at 8:30 am ET Friday. Ahead of these reports, the greenback came off from early highs against its major rivals. The greenback was worth 1.0964 against the euro, 1.5189 against the pound, 0.9738 against the franc and 119.93 against...

The New Zealand dollar recovered from its early lows against the U.S. dollar and the Japanese yen in European deals on Friday. The kiwi recovered to 0.7501 against the greenback and 89.96 against the yen, from an early 10-day low of 0.7448 and a 9-day low of 89.44, respectively. The kiwi is likely...

The Australian dollar continued its early rally against most major rivals in European deals on Friday. The aussie extended rally to 94.01 versus the yen, a level not seen since January 28. The aussie firmed to a 1-1/2-month high of 1.3991 against the euro, 2-day highs of 0.9769 against the loonie...

The Japanese yen gained ground against its major rivals in European deals on Friday. The yen climbed to nearly 2-month high of 122.69 versus the franc and a 2-week high of 182.01 versus the pound, off early lows of 123.54 and 183.23, respectively. The yen spiked up to 131.21 against the euro, its...

The U.S. dollar climbed against its major rivals in European deals on Friday, as traders focus on the key U.S. jobs data for February, due today, to assess whether the Federal Reserve is on track toward a midyear liftoff of interest rates. Economists expect the report to show an increase of about...

The euro weakened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Friday, as the yields on bonds issued by Portugal, Italy and Spain sank after European Central Bank detailed its massive quantitative easing program set to start next week. Yields on 10-year bonds issued by Portugal,...

At 5.00 am ET Friday, Eurostat released second estimate for euro area GDP. After the data, the Euro changed little against its major rivals. As of 5:05 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.7223 against the Pound, 1.0715 against the Swiss franc, 1.0970 against the U.S. dollar and 131.78 against the Yen.

At 5.00 am ET Friday, Eurostat is slated to release second estimate for euro area GDP. According to flash estimate, the economy grew 0.3 percent sequentially and 0.9 percent on a yearly basis in the fourth quarter. The fourth quarter figures are expected to be confirmed today. Ahead of the data,...

The Swiss franc declined against its major rivals on Friday's early European deals, following the release of data showing fall in Swiss consumer prices at the fastest pace in nearly three years in February. Figures from the Federal Statistical Office showed that Swiss consumer price index dropped...

At 3.15 am ET Friday, the Federal Statistical Office released Swiss consumer price figures for February. Following the data, the franc changed little against its major rivals. The franc was worth 0.9746 against the greenback, 1.0733 against the euro, 1.4839 against the pound and 123.28 against the yen around 3:17 am ET.

At 3.15 am ET Friday, the Federal Statistical Office is set to issue Swiss consumer price figures for February. Consumer prices are expected to decrease 0.6 percent annually after falling 0.5 percent in January. Ahead of the data, the franc held steady against its major rivals. The franc was worth...

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