logo

Currencies

Share SHARE

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...

USDJPY-021016.jpg The dollar is extending its losing streak against the Japanese Yen Wednesday afternoon and is also down against the British pound. However, the U.S. currency is holding onto a slight gain against the Euro. The weakness in the dollar appears to be due to hypothesis that the Fed will not be able to raise...

EURUSD2-020916.jpg The dollar is losing ground against all its major rivals Tuesday afternoon. Continued concerns over global growth prospects continue to drive trading action, as economic data remains on the light side. Investors are looking forward to 2 days of testimony by Fed Chair Janet Yellen before Congress...

USD-JPY-020816.jpg The dollar is turning in a mixed performance against its major rivals Monday afternoon. Equity markets taking yet another hard hit at the start of the new trading week, with investors fleeing riskier investments in favor of safe havens. The move is bolstering the Japanese Yen and gold. There were...

EUR-USD-020516.jpg The dollar is rising against its major European rivals Friday afternoon and is holding onto slight gains against the Japanese Yen. The U.S. currency began to rise following the release of the highly anticipated employment report for January. Employment in the U.S. rose by less than expected in the...

EURUSD2-020416.jpg The dollar has been losing ground against its major rivals since the start of the trading week and Thursday's session has been no different. Dovish comments from a prominent Fed official yesterday and some weaker than expected U.S. economic reports this week has pressured the U.S. currency. Ahead...

gbp-usd-020416.jpg The pound slipped against its major counterparts in European trading on Thursday, after the Bank of England unanimously maintained its interest rate and downgraded its U.K. growth forecasts for this year and the next, citing worsening global growth prospectus. The Monetary Policy Committee, headed...

USDJPY-020316.jpg The dollar is down sharply against all of its major rivals Wednesday afternoon, extending losses since the start of the week. Economic data was mixed this morning. Private sector employment came in better than expected, ahead of the employment report at the end of the week. However, the ISM non-manufacturing...

EURUSD2-020216.jpg The dollar is down slightly against both the Euro and the Japanese Yen Tuesday afternoon, but is nearly unchanged in comparison to the British pound. There has been no U.S. economic data to drive the direction of trading today. Meanwhile, unemployment data in the Eurozone came in better than anticipated. Investors...

AUD-USD-020116.jpg The Australian dollar retreated from its recent highs against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Tuesday, after the Australia's central bank raised concerns about the outlook for inflation, offering scope for further easing of policy if required. Australia's central bank maintained...

EURUSD1-020116.jpg The dollar is losing ground against its major rivals Monday afternoon. The mood among investors has turned cautious at the start of the new trading week. Disappointing manufacturing data from China has brought concerns over the health of the world's second largest economy back to the forefront. Economic...

USD-JPY-012916.jpg The dollar is rising sharply against all of its major rivals Friday afternoon. The Bank of Japan surprised investors with the announcement that it plans to introduce negative interest rate in order to achieve its 2 percent inflation at the earliest possible time. The bank also pushed back the projected...

EURGBP-012916.jpg The euro bounced off from its early lows against its most major opponents in European trading on Friday, as data showed that Eurozone inflation accelerated for the second straight month in January, providing a little relief to the European Central Bank, which grapples with a persistent drop in oil prices...

USD-JPY-012816.jpg The Japanese yen retreated from its early highs against the other major currencies in the Asian session on Friday, after the Bank of Japan decided to adopt a negative interest rate policy for the first time and maintaining its record asset-purchase plan. The policy board of BoJ voted 5-4 to apply...

EUR-USD2-012816.jpg The dollar is pulling back against its major European rivals Thursday afternoon, but it holding onto modest gains against the Japanese Yen. A pair of weaker than expected economic reports is largely to blame for the weakness in the U.S. currency. Partly reflecting a sharp drop in aircraft demand,...

Follow RTT