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The Swiss franc advanced against its major counterparts in European deals on Friday, ahead of a Swiss referendum on Sunday, which proposes the Swiss National Bank to increase its gold holdings. An "yes" vote will prohibit the Swiss National Bank from further gold sales, repatriate Swiss-owned gold...

Canada's GDP data for September was released at 8:30 am ET Friday. The loonie recovered from early lows against its major rivals following the data. The loonie was trading at 1.1371 against the greenback, 1.4214 against the euro, 0.9700 against the aussie and 103.90 against the yen around 8:32 am ET.

Canada's GDP data for September is to be released at 8:30 am ET Friday. The loonie slipped against its major rivals prior to the data. The loonie was quoted at 1.1395 against the greenback, 1.4226 against the euro, 0.9714 against the aussie and 103.79 against the yen at 8:25 am ET.

The Japanese yen extended its previous session's decline against some of the major currencies in European deals on Friday. The yen hit 1-week lows of 122.84 against the franc and 147.64 against the euro, from early highs of 122.07 and 146.64, respectively. The yen weakened to a 3-day low of 93.00...

Reversing direction, the pound slipped against its major rivals in European deals on Friday. The pound dropped to a 3-day low of 1.5675 versus the greenback, 2-day lows of 0.7943 versus the euro and 1.5127 against the franc, retreating from early highs of 1.5738, 0.7912 and 1.5186, respectively. The...

The euro traded mixed in European deals on Friday, after data showed that Eurozone unemployment rate held steady in October and inflation matched matched forecasts in November. Preliminary data from Eurostat showed that Eurozone's annual inflation fell to 0.3 percent from October's 0.4 percent. The...

Eurozone CPI for November and jobless rate for October were released at 5:00 am ET Friday. After these reports, the euro ticked up against its major rivals. The euro was trading at 1.2445 against the greenback, 0.7925 against the pound, 1.2018 against the franc and 147.08 against the yen around 5:02 am ET.

Eurozone CPI for November and jobless rate for October are due at 5:00 am ET Friday. Ahead of these reports, the euro declined against its major rivals. The euro was worth 1.2436 against the greenback, 0.7915 against the pound, 1.2018 against the franc and 146.91 against the yen as of 4:55 am ET.

The Canadian dollar continued yesterday's slide in early European deals on Friday, as oil prices plunged after oil cartel OPEC agreed to leave oil production quotas unchanged at its meeting in Vienna. Crude for January delivery fell $5.04 to $68.65 per barrel. The OPEC members, at their meeting...

At 3:00 am ET Friday, Swiss Economic Institute KOF released its November leading indicators index. Ahead of the data, the Swiss franc showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the Swiss franc changed little against the Euro, the Pound and the Yen, it fell against the U.S. dollar. As...

At 3:00 am ET Friday, Swiss Economic Institute KOF is due to release its November leading indicators index. The leading index is expected to edge up to 100 in November from 99.8 in October. Ahead of the data, the Swiss franc showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the Swiss franc recovered...

The Russian Rouble plunged against the U.S. dollar on Friday, as oil cartel OPEC decided not to cut production despite a huge oversupply in world markets. The OPEC members, at their meeting on Thursday, decided to maintain the cartel's collective production ceiling of 30 million barrels, taking crude...

At 2:00 am ET Friday, U.K.'s Nation wide house prices report for November were released. After the data, the Pound changed little against its major rivals. As of 2:03 am ET, the Pound was trading at 0.7925 against the Euro, 1.5168 against the Swiss franc, 1.5715 against the U.S. dollar and 185.61 against the Yen.

German statistical office Destatis released its October retail sales data at 2:00 am ET Friday. After the data, the Euro changed little against its major counterparts. As of 2:01 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.7924 against the Pound, 1.2022 against the Swiss franc, 1.2457 against the U.S. dollar...

German statistical office Destatis is scheduled to release its October retail sales data at 2:00 am ET Friday. Retail sales are expected to rise to 1.7 percent in October following the 2.3 percent increase in September. On a month-over-month basis, retail sales growth is estimated at 1.5 percent, compared...