Dollar sinks to 11-month low

2016-04-29 12:58

The dollar has headed for its lowest close in almost a year as signs of slowing growth in the US dimmed prospects for a Federal Reserve interest-rate increase.

Dollar weakens ahead of Fed policy decision

2016-04-27 11:39

The dollar has fallen as traders look to a Federal Reserve policy meeting for more clues about its timeline for raising interest rates.

Dollar holds gain on speculation Fed will hike rates

2016-04-21 09:01

A gauge of the dollar has held a gain as bets increased the Fed Reserve will raise interest rates this year.

Dollar falls on lackluster US data

2016-04-17 11:34

The dollar has dipped against the euro and the yen following lackluster US economic data.

Dollar rally hits commodities,global stocks halted

2016-04-14 10:52

The dollar has advanced, weighing on commodities, and Singapore’s currency dropped as the city state unexpectedly loosened monetary policy.

Dollar edges higher vs euro

2016-04-13 07:38

The dollar has edged higher against the euro and slipped against the Canadian dollar as a surge in oil prices to 2016 highs whetted risk appetites.

US stocks drop ahead of earnings and Allergan slump

2016-04-06 07:43

Wall Street stocks have dropped on worries about weak first-quarter earnings as Allergan slumped on new US tax rules that threaten the drugmaker's takeover by Pfizer.

Dollar hits 5-month low vs euro

2016-04-01 07:55

The dollar has sunk to a five-month low against the euro, suffering from Fed's chair's comments suggesting the global slowdown would delay a US interest rate increase.

Dollar extends retreat as Yellen comments linger

2016-03-31 07:58

The dollar has retreated against most emerging currencies as the prospect of low US interest rates boosted demand for higher-yielding assets.

Dollar drops after Yellen's dovish remarks

2016-03-30 07:47

The dollar has dropped as traders judged unlikely another US interest rate increase anytime soon after remarks by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen.


Dollar extends drop as stocks fall in Asia

2016-04-29 10:31

The dollar has dropped for a second day against all of its G-10 peers after weaker-than-expected US economic growth dimmed prospects of an interest-rate hike.

Dollar slips, yen rises ahead of central bank meetings

2016-04-26 08:06

The dollar has slipped against the euro and the yen in a cautious market ahead of interest rate decisions by the Federal Reserve and Bank of Japan this week.

Naspers switches to dollar in financial reporting

2016-04-19 10:47

Global internet and media company Naspers will change the presentation currency in its consolidated financial statements from the rand to the US dollar.

Dollar mostly flat after cool US inflation data

2016-04-15 07:18

The dollar has changed little against most other major currencies as weak US inflation data suggested Fed has more leeway to hold interest rates at ultra-low levels.

Dollar firms vs euro, yen as Chinese exports rise

2016-04-14 08:10

The dollar has strengthened against the euro and yen, gaining steam from improved China trade data that stoked buying in equity markets around the globe.

Dollar falls to 9-month low

2016-04-12 08:04

The dollar has slumped to its lowest in more than nine months as speculation that the Federal Reserve won’t hike rates anytime soon.

Dollar down against yen as dealers question BoJ power

2016-04-04 07:46

The dollar has declined against the yen with traders unmoved by a surprise jump in US data, while analysts doubted the Japan's ability to weaken its currency.

Dollar heads for biggest quarterly loss since 2011

2016-03-31 13:14

A gauge of the dollar has headed for its biggest quarterly decline in five-and-a-half years after dovish comments from Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen this week.

Rand breaks through R15/$ for first time since Dec

2016-03-30 10:16

The rand has broken the R15/$ ceiling after US Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen surprised with some dovish comments, depreciating the dollar against most currencies.

Asian investors tread carefully ahead of Yellen speech

2016-03-29 07:44

Asian investors have moved cautiously as they returned to the trading floors after the long Easter break, with attention turning to a speech by the US Federal Reserve chief.

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