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The British currency fell slightly against the other major counterparts ahead of European session on Thursday after data showed that U.K.'s Nationwide house prices grew less-than-forecast in July. Data from Nationwide showed that U.K. house prices growth slowed in July, falling behind expectations...

The New Zealand dollar advanced against its major counterparts ahead of European deals on Thursday. The kiwi climbed to 2-day highs of 0.8516 versus the U.S. dollar and 1.5726 versus the euro. Against the yen, the kiwi rose to 87.49, its strongest level since July 24. The kiwi spiked up to a 1-week...

At 2:00 am ET Thursday, Destatis released German retail sales for June. After the data, the Euro showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the euro changed little against the franc and the greenback, it rose against pound. Against the yen, the euro declined. As of 2:05 am ET, the Euro...

At 2:00 am ET Thursday, German Federal Statistical Office Destatis is scheduled to release its retail sales for June. Retail sales are expected to rise 1.3 percent year-over-year in June following the 1.9 percent increase in May. On a month-over-month basis, retail sales are estimated to rebound by 1...

The Australian dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday after data showed that building approvals in Australia fell unexpectedly in June. Data from the Australian Bureau of Statistics showed that the total number of building approvals issued in Australia...

At 1:00 am ET Thursday, Japan's housing starts data for June was released. After the data, the yen changed little against the other major currencies. The yen was worth 102.77 against the greenback, 173.91 against the pound, 113.09 against the franc and 137.66 against the euro around 1:04 am ET.

The Malaysian ringgit weakened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Thursday. Against the greenback, the ringgit fell to nearly a 2-week low of 3.1905. At yesterday's close, the ringgit was trading at 3.1840 against the greenback. If the ringgit extends its downtrend, it is likely to...

At 8:30 am ET Wednesday, the first estimate of U.S. second quarter GDP data was released. After the data, the greenback strengthened against its major rivals. The greenback was quoted at 102.48 against the yen, 1.6904 against the pound, 1.3375 against the euro and 0.9095 against the franc around 8:31 am ET.

Following the release of U.S. ADP private sector employment report for July at 8:15 am ET Wednesday, the greenback eased slightly from early highs against the other major currencies. The greenback was trading at 102.24 against the yen, 1.6924 against the pound, 1.3398 against the euro and 0.9074 against...

The U.S. ADP private sector employment report for July is due at 8:15 am ET Wednesday. Economists expect an addition of 230,000 jobs in July, compared to an increase of 281,000 jobs last month. Before the data, the greenback advanced against the other major currencies. The greenback was valued...

German preliminary consumer price inflation for July has been released at 8:00 am ET Wednesday. After the data, the euro showed mixed trading against the other major currencies. While the euro rose slightly against the yen, it changed little against the rest of major currencies. The euro was trading...

The euro showed mixed trading against its major counterparts in European deals on Wednesday, after a report showed that Eurozone economic confidence index advanced in July driven by an improvement in industrial sentiment. The economic confidence index rose to 102.2 in July from revised 102.1 in June,...

The U.S. dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the European session on Wednesday, as traders await U.S. data on private sector employment and gross domestic product, along with Federal Reserve's latest monetary policy announcement, due today. The central bank is expected to further...

The Swiss franc experienced mixed trading against its major rivals in early European deals on Wednesday, after the release of Switzerland's KOF leading indicator for July. The survey results from economic institute KOF showed that Switzerland's leading indicator declined unexpectedly in July, indicating...

Following the release of Eurozone economic sentiment index for July at 5:00 am ET Wednesday, the euro was trading mixed against its major opponents. While the euro ticked up against the yen and the franc, it changed little against the greenback and the pound. The euro was quoted at 1.3399 against...