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The Chinese yuan strengthened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Friday. Against the greenback, the yuan rose to a 2-day high of 6.1103 from an early low of 6.1172. At yesterday' close, the yuan was trading at 6.1145 against the greenback. If the yuan extends its uptrend, it is likely...

The euro weakened against other major currencies in the European session on Thursday amid risk aversion, as investors' sentiment declined after the Federal Reserve delivered a slightly more hawkish policy statement, prompting traders to offload positions. The U.K.'s FTSE 100 index is currently down...

At 6:00 am ET Thursday, the European commission released the results of its October economic sentiment index for the eurozone. The euro changed little against its major counterparts after the data. As of 6:01 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.7871 against the Pound,1.2587 against the U.S. dollar,...

At 6:00 am ET Thursday, the European commission will release the results of its economic sentiment index for the eurozone. The economic sentiment index is forecast to drop to 99.7 in October from 99.9 in September. The euro extended fall against its major counterparts ahead of the data. As of...

German Federal Labor Agency released its unemployment report for October at 4:55 am ET Thursday. Ahead of the data, the Euro changed little against its major rivals. As of 4:56 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.7872 against the Pound, 1.2577 against the U.S. dollar, 1.2059 against the Swiss franc...

German Federal Labor Agency will release its unemployment report at 4:55 am ET Thursday. The jobless rate is forecast to remain unchanged at 6.7 percent in October. Ahead of the data, the Euro fell against its major rivals. As of 4:50 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.7871 against the Pound, 1.2572...

At 4:00 am ET Thursday, Swiss Economic Institute KOF released its October leading indicators index. After the data, the Swiss franc changed against its major rivals. As of 4:01 am ET, the Swiss franc was trading at 1.2061 against the Euro, 1.5313 against the Pound, 0.9585 against the U.S. dollar...

At 4:00 am ET Thursday, Swiss Economic Institute KOF is due to release its October leading indicators index. The leading index is expected to edge up to 99.2 in October from 99.1 in September. Ahead of the data, the Swiss franc fell against its major rivals. As of 3:55 am ET, the Swiss franc was...

At 3:00 am ET Thursday, global financial services firm UBS released September's consumption indicator figures for Switzerland. After the data, the Swiss franc changed little against its major rivals. As of 3:01 am ET,the Swiss franc was trading at 1.2063 against the Euro, 1.5307 against the Pound,...

At 3:00 am ET Thursday, global financial services firm UBS is scheduled to release September's consumption indicator figures for Switzerland. In August, the consumption indicator was at 1.35. Ahead of the data, the Swiss franc fell against its major rivals. As of 2:55 am ET, the Swiss franc was...

The Singapore dollar weakened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Thursday. Against the greenback, the Singapore dollar fell to more than a 3-week low of 1.2795 from an early high of 1.2767. At yesterday's close, the Singapore dollar was trading at 1.2780 against the greenback. If...

The Malaysian ringgit weakened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Thursday, as the Fed Reserve hinted that rates may rise sooner than markets expect if the economic recovery continues to gather steam. Against the greenback, the ringgit fell to nearly a 2-week low of 3.2903. At yesterday's...

The Canadian dollar strengthened against most major currencies in the Asian session Thursday, as sentiment rose after the U.S. Federal Reserve decided to end its asset buying program and said that interest rates will remain near zero for a considerable period of time even as it raised the outlook for...

The U.S. dollar is higher against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday, building on the gains recorded in the New York session yesterday following the FOMC announcement. The Federal Reserve signaled an end to its quantitative easing by slashing purchases of Treasuries and mortgage-back...

The NZ dollar strengthened against most major currencies in the early European session on Wednesday ahead of monetary policy decisions by the Federal Reserve and Reserve Bank of New Zealand later in the day. The Federal Reserve is widely expected to end its massive bond-buying program, known as QE3,...