Euro drops to April low as Draghi feeds bears

2015-11-23 09:25

The euro has weakened to a seven-month low after futures traders added to bearish bets and the European Central Bank president encouraged policy speculation.

Euro parity flagged by view for Dec Fed liftoff

2015-11-19 08:49

The Federal Reserve is certain to raise interest rates in December, lifting the dollar towards parity with the euro, according to investment management firm Invesco.

Euro sinks as safe havens rally after Paris attacks

2015-11-16 07:45

The euro has fallen against its major peers in Asia as dealers shifted back to safer investments after the deadly weekend terror attacks in Paris.

Euro falls, speculation of deposit-rate cut boosted

2015-11-12 14:07

The euro has approached a six-month low against the dollar after ECB President Mario Draghi said economic risks to the region were clearly visible.

Euro gains as dollar surge dampens Fed rate outlook

2015-11-09 12:56

The euro has strengthened versus the dollar amid investor speculation that the pace of the surge in the greenback could sap the Fed Reserves move toward a rate hike.

Euro barely changed ahead of ECB meeting

2015-10-22 08:06

The euro has traded a whisker lower against the dollar a day ahead of a European Central Bank monetary policy meeting.

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.

Euro as new haven moves opposite to stocks

2015-08-27 09:32

The tumble in equity markets in the past week has boosted the euro, confirming its new-found status as a haven asset.

Cees Bruggemans looks ahead to 2018 and $1 = R22.50

2015-08-04 14:30

There are two outcomes for the rand: a manageable mangling over three years or a potential 80% free-fall, says Cees Bruggemans.

Euro gets boost from eurozone growth data

2015-07-28 08:13

A rise in German business confidence and signs of a pickup in lending in Europe have given a boost to the euro.


Euro in 'technical' rebound

2015-11-20 07:30

The euro has rebounded against the dollar in what traders called a "technical" move after the dollar's strong climb that also boosted the yen against the greenback.

Euro at 7-month low against dollar on ECB talk

2015-11-17 10:12

The euro has hit a seven-month low against the dollar after a key European Central Bank official reinforced expectations for further monetary easing.

Euro drops, dull growth boosts ECB-stimulus bets

2015-11-13 13:00

The euro has weakened as data showing growth in the currency bloc unexpectedly slowed, boosted speculation the European Central Bank will cut its deposit rate.

Euro hits 6-month low vs dollar

2015-11-11 08:35

The euro has sunk to a six-month low against the dollar as investors bet the Fed Reserve will raise interest rates, while the eurozone mulls further easing.

Euro advances as Draghi joins in stimulus limbo

2015-11-02 09:20

The euro has strengthened for a third day against the dollar after European Central Bank president Mario Draghi suggested further stimulus.

Euro weakens as ECB policy maker suggests stimulus

2015-10-15 10:37

The euro has tumbled against its major counterparts, retreating from a seven-week high, after ECB policy maker said more stimulus steps may be necessary.

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.

Euro, yen rally telling about Fed rate hike

2015-08-24 09:15

The euro and yen are rallying as if currency traders don’t believe the Federal Reserve will raise interest rates next month.

Euro under pressure after Greek stock plunge

2015-08-04 07:57

The euro has been under pressure following a sell-off in New York as a plunge on the Greek stock market revived worries about Athens' future in the eurozone.

Euro edges up in Asia as concerns ease over Greece

2015-07-24 07:56

The euro has firmed in Asian trade on easing concerns about the Greek debt crisis, while the dollar ticked higher against the yen at the expected US interest rate hike.

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