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The U.S. pending home sales data for April has been released at 10:00 am ET Thursday. After the data, the greenback fell slightly against its major opponents. The greenback was trading at 1.0903 against the euro, 1.5281 against the pound, 124.17 against the yen and 0.9480 against the franc around 10:05 am ET.

The U.S. dollar held firm against its major rivals on Thursday, despite data showing an increase in initial jobless claims in the week ended May 23, as investors seemed confident on steadily improving labor market. The Labor Department released a report showing that initial jobless claims edged up...

The New Zealand dollar continued to trade in a negative territory in European deals on Thursday, after Fonterra Cooperative Group trimmed its farmgate milk price forecast for the 2014/15 season, due to lower-than-expected global commodity prices. The milk price for the 2014/15 season was cut to NZ$4.40...

After the release of U.S. weekly jobless claims for the week ended May 23 at 8:30 am ET Thursday, the greenback pared its early gain against its major rivals. The greenback was trading at 1.0909 against the euro, 1.5296 against the pound, 124.13 against the yen and 0.9488 against the franc around 8:33 am ET.

The U.S. weekly jobless claims for the week ended May 23 is due at 8:30 am ET Thursday. Ahead of the data, the greenback advanced against its major rivals. The greenback was valued at 1.0898 against the euro, 1.5288 against the pound, 124.19 against the yen and 0.9495 against the franc as of 8:25 am ET.

The New Zealand dollar continued its early fall against its major opponents in European deals on Thursday. The kiwi dropped to a 2-1/2-month low of 0.7168 against the greenback, from an early 2-day high of 0.7271. The kiwi edged down to 1.0653 against the aussie and 89.12 against the yen, reversing...

The Australian dollar extended decline against the euro, U.S. and New Zealand dollars in Europe on Thursday. The aussie fell to a 10-day low of 1.4267 against the euro, near 3-week low of 1.0575 against the kiwi and a 1-1/2-month low of 0.7657 against the greenback, reversing from early highs of 1.4063,...

The British pound weakened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Thursday, after official data confirmed that U.K. economy grew at a slower pace in the first quarter. The second estimates published by the Office for National Statistics showed that the U.K. gross domestic...

Eurozone economic sentiment index for May was released at 5:00 am ET Thursday. Following the data, the euro changed little against its major opponents. The euro was trading at 1.0933 against the greenback, 135.46 against the yen, 1.0350 against the franc and 0.7133 against the pound around 5:04 am ET.

The British pound weakened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Thursday, after data showed that the second estimate of U.K. GDP in the first quarter of 2015 grew at a slower pace. Data from the Office for National Statistics showed that the U.K. gross domestic product...

At 5:00 am ET Thursday, European Commission is set to release economic confidence survey results. The euro area economic sentiment index is forecast to fall to 103.5 in May from 103.7 in April. Meanwhile, business confidence is expected to rise marginally to 0.35 from 0.32 a month ago. The euro traded...

The euro spiked up against the NZ dollar in European morning deals on Thursday. The euro bounced off from an early low of 1.4986 against the kiwi, rising to a 6-day high of 1.5117. The next possible resistance for the euro-kiwi pair is seen around the 1.52 level.

At 4:30 am ET Thursday, the Office for National Statistics published the second estimate for U.K. GDP. After the data, the Pound fell against its major rivals. As of 4:31 am ET, the Pound was trading at 0.7121 against the Euro, 1.5344 against the U.S. dollar, 1.4530 against the Swiss franc and...

At 4:30 am ET Thursday, the Office for National Statistics is scheduled to publish the second estimate for U.K. GDP. According to preliminary estimate, the economy grew 0.3 percent in the first quarter. The ONS is likely to revise the quarterly growth to 0.4 percent. Ahead of the data, the Pound showed...

The Swiss franc strengthened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Thursday amid risk aversion, as investor sentiment fell on Greek concerns that the country is unlikely to fulfill its debt payment due next week. The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index is currently down 0.08 percent...

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