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The U.S. dollar fell against its major counterparts on Tuesday, as traders speculate that soft global growth may cause the Federal Reserve to delay the timing of interest rate hike. Although the central bank is expected to wind down its quantitative easing program completely at its October 28-29 meeting,...

The pound weakened against most major currencies in the early European session on Tuesday. The pound fell to 4-day lows of 0.7939 against the euro and 1.5196 against the Swiss franc, from early highs of 0.7913 and 1.5245, respectively. Against the U.S. dollar, the pound retreated to 1.6153 from...

The Swedish krona strengthened against the U.S. dollar ahead of European session on Tuesday. Against the greenback, the krona rose to a 4-day high of 7.1568 from an early low of 7.1862. At yesterday's close, the krona was trading at 7.1766 against the greenback. If the krona extends its uptrend,...

The Japanese yen strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Tuesday amid weakness in regional shares. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index is currently down 293.34 points or 1.94 percent at 14,817. Japan Steel Works declined over 4 percent after the company said it will book...

At 2:00 am ET Thursday, the Swiss Federal Customs Administration releases its trade balance report for September. After the data, the Swiss franc changed little against its major rivals. As of 2:01 am ET, the Swiss franc was trading at 1.2067 against the Euro, 1.5229 against the Pound, 0.9414...

At 2:00 am ET Thursday, the Swiss Federal Customs Administration is scheduled to release its trade balance report for September. In August, the trade surplus was at CHF 1.33 billion. Ahead of the data, the Swiss franc showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the Swiss franc, rose against...

The Malaysian ringgit strengthened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Tuesday. Against the greenback, the ringgit rose to a 1-week high of 3.2574. At yesterday's close, the ringgit was trading at 3.2725 against the greenback. If the ringgit extends its uptrend, it is likely to find...

The Chinese yuan strengthened against the U.S. dollar in the Asian session on Tuesday. Data from the Chinese government showed that China's gross domestic product expanded 7.3 percent on year in the third quarter of 2014, topping expectations for an increase of 7.2 percent but slowing from 7.5 percent...

The Australia and NZ dollars firmed up further against the other major currencies on Tuesday after data showed that Chinese economic growth data was slightly above expectations. Ahead of the Chinese data, the Australian dollar was up slightly against most major currencies following the release of...

The New Zealand dollar continued to trade in positive territory against the U.S. dollar and the euro in New York trading on Monday. The kiwi climbed to a 4-day high of 0.7976 against the greenback, while reaching 1.6016 per euro, its strongest since October 3. If the kiwi extends gain, it may find...

The Australian dollar resumed its early advance against some of its major counterparts in New York deals on Monday. The aussie rose to a 5-day high of 1.4518 against the euro and a 4-day high of 0.9912 against the loonie. The aussie reached as high as 0.8797 against the greenback around 10:10 am...

Reversing direction, the Japanese yen rose against its most major counterparts in early New York deals on Monday. The yen was trading at 106.78 against the greenback and 136.29 against the euro, off early 5-day low of 107.38 and a 10-day low of 137.00, respectively. The yen reversed from early...

Canada's wholesale sales for August have been released at 8:30 am ET Friday. After the data, the loonie changed little against its major rivals. The loonie was trading at 0.9880 against the aussie, 1.1259 against the greenback, 1.4394 against the euro and 94.93 against the yen around 8:32 am ET.

Canada's wholesale sales for August are due at 8:30 am ET Friday. Ahead of the data, the loonie showed mixed trading against its major rivals. While the loonie held steady against the greenback and the aussie, it declined against the euro and the yen. The loonie was quoted at 0.9882 against the aussie,...

The pound hit a multi-day high against the U.S. dollar in European deals on Monday, extending previous session's strength, as a survey on U.K. consumer confidence climbed to a 3-year high in the third quarter, and house prices advanced in October. According to the survey results by the latest Deloitte...