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The euro showed mixed trading against the other major currencies in the European session on Thursday ahead of the monetary policy statement by the European Central Bank, due shortly. After the rate cut in the previous month, the central bank is expected to maintain its refinancing rate and deposit...

The pound fell against its major opponents in early European deals on Thursday, as European stocks fell ahead of the outcome of monetary policy meeting from the European Central Bank, due shortly. Eurozone manufacturing sector activity hit a 14-month low in September, while inflation fell to a five...

At 5:00 am ET Thursday, Eurostat released its August producer prices report. After the data, the Euro changed little against its major rivals. As of 5:01 am ET, the Euro was trading at 0.7813 against the Pound, 1.2640 against the U.S. dollar, 1.2074 against the Swiss franc and 137.04 against the Yen.

At 5:00 am ET Thursday, Eurostat is due to release its August producer prices report. Eurozone producer prices are expected to fall 1.2 percent year-over-year in August following the 1.1 percent drop in July. On a month-over-month basis, producer prices are forecast to decline 0.1 percent, the same rate...

After the release of U.K. construction PMI for September at 4:30 am ET Thursday, the pound changed little against the other major currencies. The pound was trading at 0.7801 against the euro, 1.5469 against the franc, 1.6188 against the greenback and 175.64 against the yen around 4:35 am ET.

At 4:30 am ET Thursday, Markit Economics and the Chartered Institute of Purchasing and Logistics are scheduled to release the results of their construction sector survey for the U.K. The construction purchasing managers' index, or PMI, is expected to fall to 63.5 in September from 64 in August. The...

The Japanese yen rose against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday and held steady thereafter, as weak PMI reports released yesterday from around the world triggered concerns over global growth. Investors sentiment fell on weak manufacturing activity reports from Eurozone and...

The U.S. dollar trimmed its early losses against European counterparts in early European deals on Thursday. The greenback was trading at 1.6182 against the pound, 0.9572 against the franc and 1.2613 against the euro, off early low of 1.6249, 2-day lows of 0.9525 and 1.2673, respectively.

The NZ dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Thursday after weakening in the previous session. On Wednesday overnight, dairy prices fell to a five-year low at Fonterra Cooperative Group's Global Dairy Trade auction. Results of a survey by ANZ showed that...

The Australian dollar strengthened against the other major currencies in the Asian session Thursday after data showed that Australia's building approvals rose more-than-expected in August, while trade deficit narrowed in the same month Data from Australian Bureau of Statistics showed that Australia...

Reversing direction, the U.S. dollar dropped against its major rivals in New York deals on Wednesday, as U.S. construction spending declined unexpectedly in August and ISM manufacturing missed forecast in September. The Commerce Department released a report showing an unexpected drop in U.S. construction...

The Japanese yen rebounded from its early lows against its major rivals in New York deals on Wednesday. The yen was worth 138.04 against the euro, 114.41 against the franc and 177.48 against the pound, off early lows of 138.79 and 115.05 and a 2-day low of 178.11, respectively. The yen came off...

The ISM manufacturing index for September and construction spending for August were released at 10:00 am ET Wednesday. After these reports, the greenback fell against its major counterparts. The greenback was trading at 109.39 against the yen, 1.2624 against the euro, 0.9556 against the franc and...

The U.S. ISM manufacturing index for September and construction spending for August are due at 10:00 am ET Wednesday. Before these reports, the greenback pulled away from its early highs against its major counterparts. The greenback was quoted at 109.52 against the yen, 1.2612 against the euro, 0.9564...

The U.S. dollar remained higher against its major rivals on Wednesday, after U.S. private sector employment showed an addition of more than 200,000 jobs for the sixth straight month in September. Report released by payroll processor ADP showed that employment in the U.S. private sector increased...