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The euro erased its early losses and strengthened against the other major currencies in the European session on Thursday, after data showed that the Eurozone private sector logged a marginal upturn in growth in October. Data from Markit Economics showed that the composite output index rose to 52.2...

The Japanese yen slipped against its most major rivals in early European deals on Thursday. The yen reversed from an early high of 107.10 against the greenback, falling to near a 2-week low of 107.63. The yen hit 2-day lows of 112.94 against franc and 136.26 against the euro, off early weekly highs...

U.K. retail sales for September were released at 4:30 am ET Thursday. After the data, the pound slipped against the other major currencies. The pound was trading at 1.6003 against the greenback, 172.05 against the yen, 0.7913 against the euro and 1.5249 against the franc around 4:32 am ET.

U.K. retail sales for September are due at 4:30 am ET Thursday. Retail sales are forecast to fall 0.1 percent month-on-month in September following a 0.4 percent rise in August. Ahead of the data, the pound showed mixed trading against the other major currencies. While the pound declined against...

The Swedish Krona edged up against the euro in early European deals on Thursday following the release of data showing an unexpected decrease in Sweden's jobless rate in September. Data from Statistics Sweden showed that the unemployment rate fell to 7.2 percent in September from 7.4 percent a month...

At 4.00 am ET Thursday, Markit released Eurozone PMI data for October. After the data, the Euro showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the Euro rose against the Pound, the U.S. dollar and the Yen, it changed little against the Swiss franc. As of 4:04 am ET, the Euro was trading at...

At 4.00 am ET Thursday, Markit is set to release Eurozone PMI data for October. The composite PMI is forecast to drop to 51.5 points in October from 52 a month ago. Ahead of the data, the Euro showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While, the Euro recovered against the U.S. dollar, the Yen...

At 3.30 am ET Thursday, Markit released German PMI data for October. After the data, the Euro showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the euro recovered slightly against the pound, the yen and the U.S. dollar, it changed little against the Swiss franc. As of 3:34 am ET, the Euro was...

The euro declined against its major opponents in early European deals on Thursday, after data showed that French manufacturing PMI contracted more-than-forecast in October. Data from Markit economics showed that French flash manufacturing PMI declined to a 2-month low of 47.3 in October, from 48.8...

The Malaysian ringgit weakened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Thursday. Against the greenback, the ringgit fell to a 2-day low of 3.2655. At yesterday's close, the ringgit was trading at 3.2625 against the greenback. If the ringgit extends its downtrend, it is likely to find support...

The NZ dollar weakened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday after data showed that consumer prices in New Zealand rose by less than expected in the third quarter of 2014. Data from the Statistics New Zealand showed that consumer prices in New Zealand advanced 0.3 percent...

The Canadian dollar climbed against its major counterparts on Wednesday, trimming its early losses, following the Bank of Canada's decision to maintain interest rates at 1.00 percent, as expected. The Bank Rate will remain at 1.25 percent and the deposit rate at 0.75 percent, it noted. Although...

As expected, the Bank of Canada kept the interest rates on hold at 1:00 percent. After the decision, the loonie recovered from its early lows against the other major currencies. The loonie was worth 0.9885 against the aussie, 1.4237 against the euro, 95.36 against the yen and 1.1235 against the greenback...

At 10:00 am ET Wednesday, the Bank of Canada will announce its interest rate decision. Economists expect the bank to retain interest rates unchanged at 1.00 percent. The loonie slipped against the other major currencies ahead of the announcement. The loonie was valued at 0.9904 against the aussie,...

At 8:30 am ET Wednesday, Canada's retail sales data for August has been released. The loonie slipped against the other major currencies after the data. The loonie was trading at 0.9899 against the aussie, 1.4278 against the euro, 95.11 against the yen and 1.1268 against the greenback around 8:33 am ET.