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The U.S. dollar slipped against most major currencies on Thursday, despite upbeat data on existing home sales in July. Existing home sales in U.S. unexpectedly rose to their highest annual pace of the year in the month of July, according to a report released by the National Association of Realtors. NAR...

At 10:00 am ET Thursday, Eurozone flash consumer sentiment index for August was released. Following the data, the euro fell against the yen but changed little against the rest of major currencies. The euro was trading at 1.3271 against the greenback, 0.7998 against the pound, 137.59 against the yen...

After the release of the U.S. existing home sales for July at 10:00 am ET Thursday, the greenback edged up against the other major currencies. The greenback was trading at 1.3265 against the euro, 1.6586 against the pound, 103.76 against the yen and 0.9126 against the franc around 10:01 am ET.

The U.S. existing home sales data for July is to be released at 10:00 am ET Thursday. Economists forecast a 0.5 percent decline in sales in July, after rising 2.6 percent in the previous month. The greenback showed mixed trading against the other major currencies before the data. While the greenback...

The Canadian dollar strengthened against most major currencies in early New York deals on Thursday, as weaker-than-expected U.S. jobless claims last week supported hopes of sustained improvement in the U.S. labour market. The report released by the Labor Department showed that initial jobless claims...

The U.S. weekly jobless claims for the week ended August 16 were released at 8:30 am ET Thursday. After the data, the greenback ticked down against the other major currencies. The greenback was trading at 1.3268 against the euro, 1.6590 against the pound, 103.78 against the yen and 0.9126 against...

The U.S. weekly jobless claims for the week ended August 16 are due at 8:30 am ET Thursday. The claims are seen falling to 303,000, after registering a 311,000 increase a week earlier. Ahead of the data, the greenback showed mixed trading against the other major currencies. While the greenback held...

The Canadian dollar firmed against most major currencies in European deals on Thursday. The loonie hit 94.72 against the yen for the first time since July 25. The loonie recovered to 1.0960 against the greenback, off early 2-week low of 1.0985. Against the euro, the loonie came off from an early...

The euro advanced against most major currencies in European deals on Thursday, as positive German flash manufacturing PMI for August painted a brighter picture for Europe's largest economy. Data from Markit Economics showed that German manufacturing PMI advanced to 52 in August, up from an expected...

The British currency weakened against its key counterparts in the early European session on Thursday, after data showed that U.K. retail sales grew less than expected in July as household goods store sales deteriorated. The official data showed that retail sales volume, including auto fuel grew 0.1...

At 4:30 am ET Thursday, U.K 's Office for National Statistics released data on public borrowing and retail sales for July. After the data, the Pound fell against its Major Rivals. As of 4:31 am ET, the Pound was trading at 0.8004 against the Euro, 1.5121 against the Swiss franc, 1.6571 against...

At 4:30 am ET Thursday, U.K 's Office for National Statistics is expected to release data on public borrowing and retail sales for July. Public borrowing is estimated to decrease by GBP 1.5 billion in July, after increasing by GBP 11.4 billion in June. Retail sales, including auto fuel, is expected to...

Following the release of Eurozone flash PMI data for August at 4:00 am ET Thursday, the euro fell slightly against the other major currencies. The euro was trading at 1.3268 against the greenback, 0.7997 against the pound, 137.73 against the yen and 1.2108 against the franc around 4:03 am ET.

The euro drifted higher against most major currencies in early European deals on Thursday, as German manufacturing PMI grew more-than-forecast in August. Data from Markit Economics showed that German manufacturing PMI came in at 52 in August, up from expected reading of 51.5. The PMI strengthened...

After the release of German flash PMI data for August at 3:30 am ET Thursday, the euro showed mixed trading against the other major currencies. While the euro changed little against the franc, it rose against the rest of major currencies. The euro was trading at 1.3270 against the greenback, 0.8002...