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The pound resumed its early rally against the Japanese yen and the U.S. dollar in New York trading on Friday. The pound hit a 3-day high of 172.56 against the yen, compared to a low of 171.93 hit at 9:15 pm ET. The pound rose back against the dollar, trading at 1.6610, up from yesterday's closing...

The Reuters/University of Michigan's final consumer sentiment index for August was released at 9:55 am ET Friday. Following the data, the greenback was little changed against its major counterparts. The greenback was worth 103.97 against the yen, 1.3173 against the euro, 1.6582 against the pound and...

The Reuters/University of Michigan's final consumer sentiment index for August is due at 9:55 am ET Friday. Ahead of the data, the greenback rose against the franc, the yen and the euro but held steady against the pound. The greenback was worth 103.99 against the yen, 1.3176 against the euro, 1.6584...

The Canadian dollar gained ground against its key counterparts on Friday, as the Canadian economy expanded at a faster pace in the second quarter. Data from Statistics Canada showed that Canadian economy grew 3.1 percent over year in the second quarter. Economists had been expecting a GDP growth of...

The U.S. personal income and spending data for July was released at 8:30 am ET Friday. The greenback ticked down against its major rivals following the data. The greenback was trading at 1.3192 against the euro, 1.6589 against the pound, 0.9143 against the franc and 103.93 against the yen around 8:35 am ET.

At 8:30 am ET Friday, Canada's GDP data for June was released. After the data, the loonie climbed against the other major currencies. The loonie was trading at 1.0840 against the greenback, 1.4299 against the euro, 1.0127 against the aussie and 95.89 against the yen around 8:31 am ET.

The U.S. personal income and spending data for July is to be released at 8:30 am ET Friday. The greenback showed mixed trading against its major rivals prior to the data. While the greenback rose against the yen and the pound, it fell against the euro. Against the franc, the greenback held steady. The...

Canada's GDP data for June is due at 8:30 am ET Friday. Ahead of the data, the loonie showed mixed performance against the other major currencies. While the loonie rose against the yen and the aussie, it held steady against the greenback and the euro. The loonie was quoted at 1.0850 against the greenback,...

The Japanese yen slipped against the other major currencies in European deals on Friday, as traders sold safe-haven assets amid a rebound in European stocks, though geopolitical tensions still weighed. The European markets rose after reports showed that the Eurozone inflation fell in August and unemployment...

The euro bounced off from its early lows against most major currencies in the European session on Friday, after data showed that the Eurozone inflation matched forecast in August. Data from Eurostat showed that inflation fell to 0.3 percent from 0.4 percent in July, flash report from Eurostat revealed....

The Japanese yen declined against its major counterparts in European deals on Friday. The yen fell to 103.90 against the greenback, 137.07 against the euro and 113.64 against the Swiss franc, off early highs of 103.65, 136.57 and 113.25, respectively. The yen hit a 2-day low of 172.50 against the...

Eurostat released its flash harmonized index of consumer prices, or HICP, figures for August and the July unemployment report for the Eurozone. After these reports, the Euro showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the euro rose further against the pound, the greenback and the yen, it...

Eurostat will release its flash harmonized index of consumer prices, or HICP, figures for August and the July unemployment report for the Eurozone. Inflation is expected to ease marginally to 0.3 percent in August from 0.4 percent in July. The core HICP is estimated to grow at the stable rate of 0.8...

The New Zealand dollar came off from its early lows against its key counterparts in early European deals on Friday. The kiwi climbed to a 5-week high of 1.5685 against the euro, reversing from an early low of 1.5768. The kiwi reversed from early 2-day lows of 0.8357 against the greenback and 86.67...

The euro weakened against its major rivals ahead of the European session on Friday after data showed that German retail sales declined unexpectedly in July. Data from Destatis showed that retail turnover declined by real 1.4 percent month-on-month in July, reversing the 1 percent increase in June....