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The Canadian dollar climbed against its major opponents in the European session on Friday, after better-than-expected domestic consumer price inflation for June and retail sales for May. Data from Statistics Canada showed that consumer price index was flat on a seasonally adjusted monthly basis,...

The U.S. dollar lost ground against its major opponents in the European session on Friday, as the news that the U.S. special counsel Robert Mueller is expanding Russia probe to include Trump's business transactions stoked worries about economic agenda. Media reports suggested that Muller is examining...

Following the release of Canada CPI for June and retail sales for May at 8:30 am ET Friday, the loonie advanced against its major rivals. The loonie was worth 1.2562 against the greenback, 88.79 against the yen, 1.4616 against the euro and 0.9957 against the aussie around 8:33 am ET.

Canada CPI for June and retail sales for May are due at 8:30 am ET Friday. Ahead of the data, the loonie traded mixed against its major rivals. While the loonie held steady against the euro and the aussie, it eased against the greenback and the yen. The loonie was worth 1.2603 against the greenback,...

The U.S. dollar declined against most major opponents in the European session on Friday. Reversing from an early high of 1.2954 against the pound, the greenback dropped to 1.3020. The greenback slipped to a 14-1/2-month low of 0.9490 versus the franc and more than a 3-week low of 111.43 against...

The euro trimmed some of its early gains against its major counterparts in the early European session on Friday, after the European Central Bank's economists downgraded inflation expectations for this year and the next two years, below the central bank's goal of close to 2 percent. The latest ECB...

Following the release of the U.K. public sector finance data for June at 4:30 am ET Friday, the pound changed little against its major rivals. The pound was trading at 1.2995 against the greenback, 145.23 against the yen, 1.2358 against the franc and 0.8956 against the euro around 4:31 am ET.

The Office for National Statistics releases U.K. public sector finance data for June. The budget deficit is forecast to narrow to GBP 4.2 billion in June from GBP 6.0 billion in May. Ahead of the data, the pound traded mixed against its major rivals. While the pound rose against the franc, euro and...

The New Zealand dollar climbed its major counterparts in the Asian session on Friday, after the Reserve Bank of New Zealand's Finance Minister Steven Joyce remarked that he is unperturbed by the strength in the domestic currency as it reflects a strong economy. In an interview with Bloomberg, Joyce...

The Australian dollar slipped against its key counterparts in the Asian session on Friday, after the Reserve Bank of Australia's Deputy Governor Guy Debelle remarked that Australia's interest rate need not increase automatically with the tightening of other central banks. "Just as the policy rate...

EUR-USD4-072017.jpg The dollar is turning in a mixed performance against its major rivals Thursday afternoon. The buck is down against the Euro and the Japanese Yen, but is holding onto gains against the British pound. Central banks were in focus Thursday, as the European Central Bank and the Bank of Japan both maintained...

The euro fell against its most major counterparts in the European session on Thursday, after the European Central Bank kept its key interest rates and massive stimulus unchanged for an eleventh straight month, while leaving the downward bias on asset purchases. The Governing Council, led by ECB President...

As expected, the European Central Bank kept its refi rate at zero percent and the deposit rate at -0.4 percent. Following the decision, the euro traded mixed against its major counterparts. While the euro dropped against the yen, franc and the pound, it rose against the franc. The euro was trading...

The European Central Bank is set to announce its interest rate decision at 7:45 am ET Thursday. The bank is expected to keep its refi rate at zero percent and the deposit rate at -0.4 percent. Ahead of the decision, the euro traded mixed against its major counterparts. While the euro rose against...

The British pound retreated from recent highs against other major currencies in the European session on Thursday. The pound fell to a 6-day low of 1.2955 against the U.S. dollar, from an early high of 1.3017. Against the euro and the Swiss franc, the pound dropped to 2-day lows of 0.8880 and 1.2403...

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