Mixed US jobs report weighs on dollar

2015-07-03 09:00

The dollar has been under pressure following a mixed US jobs report that has investors questioning the likelihood of a September interest rate hike.

Dollar still strong after US jobs report

2015-06-08 08:30

The dollar has held steady in Asia after soaring on a strong US jobs report that sparked talk the Federal Reserve would move more quickly to raise interest rates.

Dollar hits more than 12 year high on yen

2015-06-02 09:30

The dollar has hit a more than 12-year high against the yen as upbeat US data reignited talk of an interest rate hike this year.

Dollar near eight-year high against yen

2015-05-27 08:45

The dollar has been sitting around eight-year highs against the yen following upbeat US data, while the euro came under further selling pressure.

Dollar gains after four day loss streak

2015-05-18 10:02

The dollar has climbed against most peers, snapping a four day losing streak, while US equity-index futures signalled a retreat.

Dollar ticks up after drop on weak jobs data

2015-05-07 08:40

The dollar has notched up modest gains after tumbling on weak US jobs data and a warning from Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen.

Dollar extends gains against euro

2015-05-04 08:37

The dollar has extended gains against the euro in Asia ahead of the release of a closely watched report on the US labour market.

Dollar dives vs euro after US growth disappoints

2015-04-30 08:40

The dollar has sunk against the euro after worse-than-expected data showed the US economy nearly stalled in the first quarter.

Dollar soft as hopes for rate hike fade

2015-04-27 11:06

The yen has extended its gains after a batch of weak US data fuelled more doubts about a mid-year interest rate hike.

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 under pressure as Fed chief signals slow rate hike

2015-06-18 08:23

The dollar has weakened as Federal Reserve chief Janet Yellen pointed to weakness in the US economy and cautioned that any rises in interest rates would be slow.

Dollar pressured after rally fizzles

2015-06-03 09:03

The dollar has been under pressure after more weak US data clouded the timeline for an interest rate hike.

Yen's slide continues, euro edges higher to dollar

2015-05-31 13:00

The yen has slid to a fresh 12-year low against the dollar as growth in the two major economies has continued to diverge.

Dollar extends gains, boosted by strong data

2015-05-20 09:17

The dollar has extended its gains after getting a boost from strong housing data and expectations for more European central bank stimulus.

Dollar ticks up in Asia after days of losses

2015-05-15 08:43

The dollar has ticked up against the yen and euro after days of losses linked to weak US data that have weighed on hopes for an imminent Federal Reserve rate hike.

Dollar drops on poor trade data

2015-05-06 08:45

The dollar has slid against the euro after US data showed a sharp rise in the trade deficit that raised questions about the outlook for a rise in interest rates.

Dollar rebounds vs euro

2015-05-03 16:34

The dollar has shaken off its euro doldrums, strengthening a bit despite some poor US economic data.

US dollar down ahead of Fed policy decision

2015-04-29 09:45

The dollar has softened in Asia on expectations that the US Federal Reserve will delay an interest rate hike following fresh data pointing to slowing growth.

Dollar ticks up despite US rate hike uncertainty

2015-04-21 09:08

The dollar has ticked higher despite comments from a Federal Reserve official that cast doubt on a mid-year interest rate hike.

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.

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