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The British pound strengthened against the euro and the Swiss franc in the early European session on Tuesday, after data showed that U.K. construction sector expanded strongly in February as new orders logged the steepest rise since October 2014. Data from Markit showed that the Chartered Institute...

At 5.00 am ET Tuesday, Eurozone producer price figures for January were released. The euro traded mixed against its major rivals following the data. While the euro changed little against the pound, it slipped against the rest of major currencies. The euro was trading at 1.1170 against the greenback,...

At 5.00 am ET Tuesday, Eurozone producer price figures are due from Eurostat. Economists forecast producer prices to fall 3 percent year-on-year in January, following a 2.7 percent drop in December. On a monthly basis, producer prices are forecast to drop 0.7 percent. The euro fell against its major...

At 4:30 am ET Tuesday, Markit released Purchasing Managers' survey data for the construction sector. After the data, the Pound rose slightly against its major rivals. As of 4:31 am ET, the Pound was trading at 0.7273 against the Euro, 1.4773 against the Swiss franc, 1.5371 against the U.S. dollar...

At 4:30 am ET Tuesday, Markit is set to release Purchasing Managers' survey data for the construction sector. The U.K. Purchasing Managers' Index is forecast to fall marginally to 59 in February from 59.1 in January. Ahead of the data, the Pound showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While...

The Swiss franc extended its early lows against the other major currencies in the early European session on Tuesday amid risk appetite, as investor sentiment were bolstered by the better-than-expected German retail sales data. Traders also focus on the ECB meeting and the U.S. employment report due this...

The U.S. dollar came off from its early lows against European major rivals during early European deals on Tuesday. The greenback climbed to a 1-1/2-month high of 0.9613 against the franc, off early low of 0.9553. The greenback bounced off to 1.1179 against the euro and 1.5360 against the pound,...

The Swiss franc extended its early lows against the other major currencies in the early European session on Tuesday. The Swiss franc fell to more than 1-1/2-month lows of 0.9612 against the U.S. dollar and 1.4774 against the pound, from early highs of 0.9553 and 1.4690, respectively. Against...

The Japanese yen gained ground against its major rivals in late Asian deals on Tuesday, in reaction to comments by an adviser to Japanese Prime Minister that the dollar-yen pair's present levels are "upper limit of comfort zone." In an interview with The Wall Street Journal on Monday, Etsuro Honda,...

The Swedish krona strengthened against the U.S. dollar ahead of European deals on Tuesday. Against the greenback, the krona rose to a 4-day high of 8.3142 from an early low of 8.3412. At yesterday's close, the krona was trading at 8.3304 against the greenback. If the krona extends its uptrend,...

Following the release of German retail sales data for January at 2.00 am ET Tuesday, the euro edged up against the greenback, yen and the pound but changed little against the Swiss franc. The euro was trading at 1.1205 against the greenback, 1.0717 against the franc, 0.7283 against the pound and 134.10...

Destatis is slated to release retail sales data for January at 2.00 am ET Tuesday. Economists forecast German retail sales to rise 0.4 percent month-on-month in January, following a 0.6 percent rise in December. The euro traded mixed against its major rivals before the data. While the euro advanced...

At 1:45 am ET Tuesday, Switzerland's Federal Statistical Office published quarterly national accounts for the fourth quarter. After the data, the Swiss franc changed little against its major rivals. As of 1:46 am ET, the Swiss franc was trading at 1.0722 against the Euro, 1.4734 against the Pound,...

At 1:45 am ET Tuesday, Switzerland's Federal Statistical Office is scheduled to publish quarterly national accounts for the fourth quarter. The economy is expected to expand 0.3 percent sequentially after rising 0.6 percent in the prior quarter. Ahead of the data, the Swiss franc fell against its...

The Swiss franc weakened against the other major currencies in the late Asian session on Tuesday. The Swiss franc fell to a 5-day low of 124.84 against the yen, from an early high of 125.53. Against the U.S. dollar, the euro and the pound, the Swiss franc edged down to 0.9575, 1.0723 and 1.4736...

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