Dollar weakens after long rally

2015-04-19 10:59

The dollar has retreated as uninspiring US economic data have left investors pushing back the timing of a Federal Reserve interest rate increase.

Dollar dented by more weak US data

2015-04-17 08:55

The dollar has sunk further in Asia as another round of disappointing US data cast further doubt on the chances of a mid-year Federal Reserve interest rate hike.

Dollar mixed after weak US retail sales report

2015-04-15 08:58

The dollar has been after a disappointing US retail sales report aggravated concerns about the health of the world's top economy.

Dollar edges up in Asian trade

2015-04-13 08:44

The dollar has edged up against other major currencies after weaker than expected Chinese trade data, supported by investor expectations of US interest rate hikes.

Dollar bulls back off amid Fed hike delay concern

2015-04-09 13:27

Dollar bulls in the global bond fund sector have reversed course in recent weeks, cutting exposure amid concern the US Fed Reserve will delay the rate hike.

Dollar under pressure ahead of US jobs report

2015-04-02 08:46

The dollar has been under pressure after a batch of weak US data dented hopes for an early interest rate hike, with investors awaiting a key jobs report.

Dovish Fed sinks dollar, gives euro big boost

2015-03-19 05:34

The Federal Reserve has sent the dollar tumbling with a surprisingly dovish forecast for growth and interest rates, even as it moved closer to a midyear rate hike.

Dollar picks up ahead of Fed meeting

2015-03-16 09:53

The dollar has hit another 12-year high against the euro, ahead of a closely watched Federal Reserve policy meeting this week.

Dollar walks over global peers

2015-03-11 07:38

The dollar has marched higher, supported by expectations for a mid-year US rate hike and diverging policy paths between the Fed and other major central banks.

Dollar hits near 8-yr high on hopes for US rate hike

2015-03-10 13:21

The dollar hit a near 8-yr high against the yen on mounting speculation that Fed will lift interest rates by mid-year as the US economy picks up strength.


Rand prospects are Fed-linked

2015-04-17 15:30

We tend to link rand prospects to SA events but the current main driver is speculation about US Federal Reserve moves, says Cees Bruggemans.

Dollar battles, US data clouds rate hike outlook

2015-04-16 08:50

The dollar has faced selling pressure as a batch of weak US data raised the possibility that the Fed will push back an interest rate hike beyond mid-year.

Trillions of reasons why dollar will keep going

2015-04-13 16:00

Investors speculating the dollar rally is fizzling out may be overlooking trillions of reasons why it will keep on going.

Dollar firms on expectations of higher US rates

2015-04-10 09:47

The dollar has held firm against other currencies, after an upbeat US jobs report added to the chances the Federal Reserve will increase interest rates.

Dollar under pressure ahead of US jobs data

2015-04-03 08:18

The dollar has eased against the yen in Asia ahead of a key US jobs report that could give an idea of the Federal Reserve's plans for raising interest rates.

Dollar pressured after Fed interest rate talk

2015-03-19 08:56

The dollar has struggled to recover after diving on comments from the US Federal Reserve that cooled expectations of an early summer interest rate hike.

Cees Bruggemans: Will the Rand sink or swim?

2015-03-18 11:03

Will the Rand sink against the Euro as markets start to believe that ECB President Draghi will succeed in inducing growth?

Dollar hits 12-year high against euro

2015-03-15 12:15

The dollar has resumed its relentless surge higher after a breather, hitting a 12-year high against the euro as traders have awaited a Federal Reserve meeting.

Cees Bruggemans: Business reinventions, Dollar reevaluations and energy price reductions

2015-03-10 15:31

Cees Bruggemans discusses business, windfall and order in his latest opinion piece, focusing on the strengthening dollar and energy price reductions.

Dollar weak after mixed US data

2015-03-03 08:58

The dollar has slipped following mixed US data, but it was sitting near a two-year high against China's yuan after Beijing cut interest rates.

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