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The U.S. dollar fell further against its major counterparts in New York deals on Friday, as the U.S. new home sales came in below expectations in September. The Commerce Department released a report showing that the annual rate of new home sales were 467,000 in September, down from expectations for...

The U.S. new home sales for September were released at 10:00 am ET Friday. After the data, the greenback fell further against its major opponents. The greenback was trading at 1.2691 against the euro, 1.6096 against the pound, 0.9499 against the franc and 107.84 against the yen around 10:05 am ET.

The U.S. dollar fell against its major opponents in European deals on Friday, as news of Ebola infection to a doctor in New York caused fears about the widespread outbreak of the disease. The doctor, who had been in West Africa for treating Ebola patient, returned recently. The U.S. new home sales...

The euro slipped against most major currencies in European deals on Friday, as fears of Ebola hit European markets after a doctor in New York tested positive for the disease. The doctor was in Africa to treat Ebola patients and had returned recently. He is the first Ebola case diagnosed in New York,...

The pound strengthened against the other major currencies in the European session on Friday after data showed that U.K. economy grew in line with economists' expectation in the third quarter. Data from the Office for National Statistics showed that gross domestic product climbed 0.7 percent from the...

At 4:30 am ET Friday, U.K. Office for National Statistics released its preliminary gross domestic product, or GDP. After the data, the Pound rose against its major rivals. As of 4:33 am ET,the Pound was trading at 0.7884 against the Euro, 1.5295 against the Swiss franc, 1.6053 against the U.S....

At 4:30 am ET Friday, U.K. Office for National Statistics is due to release its preliminary gross domestic product, or GDP. GDP is expected to grow 3 percent year-over-year in the third quarter after the 3.2 percent rise in the previous quarter. On a quarter-over-quarter basis, GDP is estimated to increase...

The euro declined against the Canadian dollar in early European deals on Friday. The euro that closed yesterday's trading at 1.4199 against the loonie dropped to a 2-day low of 1.4172. If the euro-loonie pair extends slide, 1.41 is seen as its next support level.

The Japanese yen retreated from early highs against the other major currencies in the early European session on Friday. The yen retreated to 136.87 against the euro, 173.54 against the pound, 108.26 against the U.S. dollar and 113.47 against the Swiss franc, from early highs of 136.51, 172.95, 107.85...

The U.S. dollar recouped its early losses against most major currencies in early European deals on Friday. The greenback recovered to 0.9544 against the franc, 1.2637 against the euro and 1.6021 against the pound, off early lows of 0.9525, 1.2664 and 1.6046, respectively.

German GfK consumer sentiment index for November was released at 2:00 am ET Friday. After the data, the Euro against changed little its major rivals. As of 2:01 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.7891 against the Pound, 1.2064 against the Swiss franc, 136.64 against the Yen and 1.2657 against the U.S. dollar.

German GfK consumer sentiment index for November is due at 2:00 am ET Friday. The consumer sentiment index is expected to decrease to 8 in November from 8.3 in October. Ahead of the data, the Euro held steady against its major rivals. As of 1:55 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.7889 against the...

The Malaysian ringgit weakened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Friday. Against the greenback, the ringgit fell to a 1-week low of 3.2810. At yesterday's close, the ringgit was trading at 3.2730 against the greenback. If the ringgit extends its downtrend, it is likely to find support...

The Chinese yuan weakened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Friday. In economic news, data from the the Conference Board showed that its leading economic index for China climbed 0.9 percent in September, following the 0.7 percent gain in August and the 1.3 percent jump in July. The...

The NZ dollar continued to be Weak against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday, with the weakening impact of the tame inflation data released on Thursday continuing to impact the currency. Added to that the trade data released earlier in the day showed a wider than expected deficit...