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The U.S. dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Monday. The U.S. dollar rose to 4-day highs of 0.9582 against the Swiss franc and 1.2194 against the Canadian dollar, from early lows of 0.9526 and 1.2148, respectively. Moving away from an early near...

The Swiss franc declined against its major opponents in early European deals on Monday, in reaction to comments by the Swiss National President Thomas Jordan that the domestic currency is significantly overvalued and the bank is prepared to intervene in the forex market. In a speech in Bern on Friday,...

The British pound strengthened against most major currencies in the Asian session on Monday, as some hedge funds bet on a risk-free election and government, as the general election draws closer. Several hedge funds bet that the aftermath of the May 7 election result would be risk-free for the Sterling,...

The Swiss currency drifted lower against its major counterparts ahead of European deals on Monday. The franc hit 4-day lows of 1.0390 against the euro, 0.9582 against the greenback and 1.4510 against the pound, from early highs of 1.0357, 0.9526 and 1.4464, respectively. The franc fell back to...

The euro bounced back from its early lows against the other major currencies ahead of European deals on Monday. The euro gained to 1.0885 against the greenback, 129.52 against the yen and 1.0379 against the franc, from its previous lows of 1.0846, 129.00 and 1.0357, respectively. The euro also...

The New Zealand dollar strengthened against the euro in the late Asian session on Monday. Against the euro, the kiwi rose to a 4-day high of 1.4232 from an early low of 1.4311. The kiwi may test resistance near the 1.37 area.

At 2:00 am ET Monday, Destatis released the German import price index for March. After the data, the Euro changed little against its major rivals. As of 2:01 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.7161 against the Pound, 1.0364 against the Swiss franc, 1.0871 against the U.S. dollar and 129.29 against the Yen.

At 2:00 am ET Monday, Destatis is set to release the German import price index for March. The index is seen to rise 0.4 percent on month, compared to a rise of 1.4 percent in February. Year-on-year, the index is expected to fall 2 percent, slower than the 3 percent decline in February. Ahead of the...

The Singapore dollar strengthened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Monday. Against the greenback, the Singapore dollar rose to more than a 3-month high of 1.3297 from an early low of 1.3346. At Friday's close, the Singapore dollar was trading at 1.3323 against the greenback. If...

The Malaysian ringgit strengthened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Monday. Against the greenback, the ringgit rose to nearly a 2-1/2-month high of 3.5590 from an early low of 3.5838. At Friday's close, the ringgit was trading at 3.5815 against the greenback. If the ringgit extends...

The New Zealand dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Monday on hopes that the Reserve Bank of New Zealand will modify the statement to be released along with the rate decision later this week. The RBNZ monetary policy meeting is due to be released on April...

The Canadian dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Monday. The Canadian dollar rose to 1.2148 against the U.S. dollar, from an early 4-day low of 1.2188. Moving away from early 5-day lows of 97.46 against the yen and 0.9539 against the Australian dollar,...

The New Zealand dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Monday. The NZ dollar rose to a 4-day high of 0.7626 against the U.S. dollar, from Friday's closing value of 0.7589. Moving away from an early near 2-week low of 90.14 against the yen, the kiwi advanced...

EURUSD-042415.jpg The dollar is adding to its recent weakness against is major competitors at the end of the trading week. Many investors are now shifting their focus to next week. The Federal Reserve will conclude its 2-day policy meeting next week Wednesday and the Bank of Japan will wrap up its policy meeting next...

The euro trimmed its early advance against its major counterparts on Friday, as the Eurogroup leaders expressed frustration about the lack of progress over Greece reforms and refused to release financial aid until Greece come up with the comprehensive reform list. At the press conference following...

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