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EUR-USD2-021116.jpg The dollar is down against the Euro and the Japanese Yen again Thursday afternoon, a trend that has continued for nearly 2 weeks. Amidst a very light week for economic data, investors have focused on the testimony of Fed Chair Janet Yellen before Congress. Yellen downplayed the possibility the central...

The Japanese yen pulled away from its early highs against its key counterparts in European deals on Thursday, amid rumors about the Bank of Japan intervening in the forex market to curb sharp gains in the currency. The BoJ is said to have sold-off the yen, as officials are overly concerned about a...

Following the release of Canada new housing price index for December at 8:30 am ET Thursday, the loonie changed little against its major rivals. The loonie was trading at 1.3984 against the greenback, 1.5833 against the euro, 0.9896 against the aussie and 80.27 against the yen around 8:35 am ET.

After the release of weekly jobless claims for the week ended February 6 at 8:30 am ET Thursday, the greenback changed little against its major rivals. The greenback was trading at 1.1329 against the euro, 1.4398 against the pound, 112.38 against the yen and 0.9733 against the franc around 8:32 am ET.

At 8:30 am ET Thursday, Canada new housing price index for December is due. Ahead of the data, the loonie showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the loonie held steady against the greenback and the euro, it rose against the yen. Against the aussie, it declined. The loonie was worth...

The Labor Department is scheduled to release its weekly jobless claims report for the week ended February 6th at 8:30 am ET Thursday. Economists expect claims to have declined to 281,000 from 285,000 in the previous week. Ahead of the data, the greenback traded mixed against its major rivals. While...

The Swiss franc declined against most major rivals in European deals on Thursday, after the Swiss National Bank President Thomas Jordan said that he cannot exclude the possibility of cutting rates into further negative territory, as renewed fears about the eurozone could prop up the currency. Speaking...

The Swiss franc retreated from its early highs against most major rivals in European deals on Thursday, after the Swiss National Bank President Thomas Jordan said that he cannot exclude the possibility of cutting rates into further negative territory. Speaking to Swiss magazine Bilanz, Jordan asserted...

The Indian rupee drifted lower against the U.S. dollar in evening deals on Thursday, as regional stocks tanked, weighed by worries over economic growth across the globe. Risk-off mood remained after the Fed Chair Janet Yellen indicated that the central bank remained on its track to tighten its policy...

The British pound weakened against the other major currencies in the early European session on Thursday amid risk aversion, as concerns about the slowing growth of global economy and the global central banks' measures of adopting negative rates to stimulate economic growth dampened the investor mood....

The Swiss franc climbed against its major rivals in European morning deals on Thursday, as European shares declined, with miners and bankers under pressure, amid weak corporate earnings. The outlook over global growth darkened after the Fed Chair Yellen warned financial conditions in the U.S. and...

The Swedish Krona lost ground against the euro in European morning deals on Thursday, after the Riksbank slashed rate unexpectedly into deeper negative territory, as it expects inflation to remain weaker this year. The repo rate was cut by 0.15 percentage points to -0.50 percent, from -0.35 percent....

Reversing direction, the pound fell against its major rivals in early European deals on Thursday. The pound dropped to 1.4448 against the greenback, coming off from its prior high of 1.4564. The pound fell to 2-day lows of 1.4008 against the franc and 0.7833 against the euro, from its early highs...

At 3:15 am ET Thursday, the Federal Statistical Office released Swiss consumer prices for January. After the data, the Swiss franc changed little against its majors rivals. As of 3:16 am ET, the Swiss franc was trading at 1.0973 against the euro, 1.4062 against the pound, 0.9709 against the U.S....

At 3:15 am ET Thursday, the Federal Statistical Office is scheduled to release Swiss consumer prices for January. Prices are forecast to drop 1.3 percent annually, the same rate of decrease as seen in December. Ahead of the data, the Swiss franc showed mixed trading against its majors rivals. While...

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