Dollar drops for 2nd day against euro

2015-10-09 12:50

The dollar has fallen against the euro after the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s most recent policy meeting diminished expectations of a rate hike boost.

Dollar dips after Fed minutes show inflation fears

2015-10-09 07:57

The dollar has fallen modestly against other major currencies after the Federal Reserve released minutes of its last policy meeting showing fears over a strong dollar.

Pound drops versus euro before BoE decision

2015-10-08 08:53

The pound has weakened against the euro before the Bank of England announces a policy decision, along with minutes of the meeting.

Rand rises to 2-week high on US rate hike delay

2015-10-07 15:26

The rand has gained more than 1% against the dollar to a two-week high as the greenback slipped, with investors pushing back bets of a 2015 US rate hike.

Yen rises as BoJ refrains from adding to stimulus

2015-10-07 08:45

The yen has risen for a second day against the dollar after the Bank of Japan refrained from adding to its already unprecedented monetary stimulus.

Yen, dollar weaken on US payrolls report

2015-10-05 14:13

The yen and dollar has tumbled after a report last week showed US payrolls grew less than economists forecast, tempering rate hike speculation.

Rand firmer after weak US payrolls, stocks up

2015-10-05 10:10

The rand has firmed against the dollar, on track for a fifth consecutive daily gain after weak US payrolls data signalled that a near-term Fed hike is unlikely.

Rand slightly firmer but still vulnerable

2015-10-02 09:47

The rand has edged up against the dollar in early trade, with traders and analysts expecting the currency to get direction mainly from US employment data.

Pound gains after UK manufacturing beats forecast

2015-10-01 16:15

The pound has strengthened for a second day against the euro as a report showed UK manufacturing grew faster last month than economists forecast.

Rand extends gains, stocks open firmer

2015-10-01 10:31

The rand has started the fourth quarter firmer against the dollar, drawing strength from overnight gains in emerging market currencies.


Rand firms as US rate hike looks unlikely

2015-10-09 10:35

The rand has hovered near a three-week high, buoyed by signals that the Federal Reserve could delay a rate hike as government bonds climb.

Rand slips ahead of US Fed minutes, stocks fall

2015-10-08 10:33

The rand has weakened in early trade as the risk-on environment that has supported emerging market currencies in recent days started to fade.

Emerging market currencies make fresh gains

2015-10-08 07:57

The dollar has declined further against some emerging Asian currencies on waning expectations of an early rise in US interest rates.

Dollar slower as IMF cuts global growth forecast

2015-10-07 10:00

The US dollar has edged lower against other major currencies as the International Monetary Fund trimmed its global economic growth forecasts.

Rand weakens on shifting US rate hike sentiment

2015-10-06 10:11

The rand has weakened against the dollar as uncertainty of when the US Federal Reserve will raise interest rates mounted, while stocks opened slightly lower.

Pound falls on UK services data

2015-10-05 11:45

The pound has fallen against the euro by the most in a week as a report showed UK services grew at their slowest pace in more than two years in September.

Euro weakens with yen as haven demand wanes

2015-10-02 11:00

The euro has weakened alongside the yen as investors turned away from haven currencies before a US payrolls report.

Dollar little changed ahead of US jobs report

2015-10-02 07:42

The dollar has treaded water against other major currencies as foreign exchange traders awaited the next day's US jobs report for September.

Yen falls after world-beating quarter

2015-10-01 12:00

After a quarter that has seen the yen surge and concern that China’s economy was slowing, October began on a more positive note.

Euro falls on data showing eurozone deflation

2015-10-01 09:45

The euro has fallen against the dollar and other major currencies as weak European inflation data lifted speculation of more monetary stimulus.

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