The Canadian dollar continued to trade in a negative territory against most major rivals in New York deals on Friday, following the releases of mixed jobs data from the U.S. and Canada for August.
The U.S. economy added 173,000 jobs in August, lower than expected, but the unemployment rate fell to...
Canada's Ivey PMI for August has been released at 10:00 am ET Friday. After the data, the loonie changed little against the other major currencies.
The loonie was trading at 1.3250 against the greenback, 1.4723 against the euro, 89.89 against the yen and 0.9199 against the aussie around 10:04 am ET.
At 10:00 am ET Friday, Canada's Ivey PMI for August is due. The loonie traded mixed against its major rivals before the data. While the loonie fell against the greenback and the euro, it held steady against the aussie and the yen.
The loonie was worth 1.3259 against the greenback, 1.4738 against the...
The U.S. dollar erased its losses against its major opponents on Friday, after the release of mixed jobs data for August, which kept alive hopes for a September rate hike by the Federal Reserve.
The Labor Department released a report showing much weaker than expected U.S. job growth in the month...
Statistics Canada has released Canada jobs data for August at 8:30 am ET Friday. Following the data, the loonie climbed against its major rivals.
The loonie was trading at 1.3177 against the greenback, 1.4637 against the euro, 90.47 against the yen and 0.9190 against the aussie around 8:25 am ET.
Following the release of the U.S. jobs data for August at 8:30 am ET Friday, the greenback recovered from its early lows against the other major currencies.
The greenback was trading at 1.1113 against the euro, 1.5228 against the pound, 119.45 against the yen and 0.9745 against the franc around 8:32 am ET.
At 8:30 am ET Friday, Statistics Canada is due release Canada jobs data for August. The employment is expected to show a reduction of 5,000 jobs in August, after adding 6,600 jobs in July. The jobless rate is expected to remain unchanged at 6.8 percent.
Ahead of the data, the loonie showed mixed trading...
The Labor Department is set to publish non-farm payrolls report for August at 8:30 am ET Friday. The economy is expected to have added 217,000 jobs in August, compared to an increase of 215,000 jobs in July. The jobless rate is seen falling to 5.2 percent from 5.3 percent in July.
The greenback traded...
The Indian rupee extended its early decline against the U.S. dollar in evening deals on Friday, as regional equities declined on caution ahead of U.S. jobs data due later in day, that may give hints about the Federal Reserve's interest rate hike.
Investors are worried that a strong data could raise...
The Canadian dollar extended its early decline against the Japanese yen in early European deals on Friday.
The loonie fell to 89.81 against the yen, a level not seen since August 26. The loonie may possibly find support around the 88.00 area. The pair was valued at 91.09 at yesterday's close.
The Swiss franc weakened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Friday, after data showed that Swiss consumer prices declined for a tenth consecutive month in August and at the fastest pace since 1959.
Data from the Federal Statistical Office showed that the consumer...
Following the release of German construction PMI for August in European morning deals on Friday at 3:30 am ET, the euro traded mixed against its major rivals.
While the euro held steady against the yen, franc and the pound, it advanced against the greenback.
The euro was trading at 1.1142 against...
In the early European session on Friday at 3:30 am ET, German construction PMI for August is due. Ahead of the data, the euro showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the euro held steady against the yen, it climbed against the rest of major rivals.
The euro was worth 1.1139 against the...
The pound fell against the U.S. dollar and the euro in early European deals on Friday.
The pound hit 1.5214 against the dollar, its lowest since June 5. The pair was trading at 1.5255 at yesterday's close.
The pound edged down to 0.7322 per euro, from Thursday's closing value of 0.7289.
At 3:15 am ET Friday, Swiss consumer prices for August was released.
After the data, the Swiss franc changed little against its major rivals.
As of 3:16 am ET, the Swiss franc was trading at 1.0849 against the euro, 1.4822 against the pound, 0.9738 against the U.S. dollar and 122.47 against the yen.