Euro hits three-week high before France vote

2017-04-20 12:33

The euro has risen to its strongest level versus the dollar since March as investors reduced short positions in the spot market before the French presidential elections.

EU has to control euro clearing after Brexit

2017-03-10 10:21

European Union law should be changed to ensure that the clearing and supervision of euro-denominated derivatives trades is controlled by EU institutions after Brexit.

Euro climbs along with oil as Japan stocks decline

2016-12-30 09:30

The euro has spiked higher as the dollar weakened for a second day and oil advanced in thin end-of-year trading.

Expect rough ride for rand, but sit tight - expert

2016-11-14 20:26

There is far more volatility possible for the rand arising out of the European market than from Donald Trump’s ascension to power, says a forex expert.

Euro approaches seven-month low on renewed policy bet

2016-10-24 08:50

The euro has slipped toward a seven-month low amid speculation the European Central Bank will maintain its easy monetary policy.

Euro declines to lowest since July

2016-10-20 10:25

The euro has fallen to its lowest level in almost three months against the dollar before the European Central Bank announces its policy decision.

ANALYSIS: Will rand rally fire on or fizzle out?

2016-08-17 06:58

While the rand has regained the lost ground it incurred during 2015, global events can change the mood of emerging markets rapidly, says Novare's Tumisho Grater

Dollar weakens against euro

2016-08-14 13:22

The dollar has weakened against the euro as lackluster reports on producer prices and retail sales have dampened appetite for the greenback.

Mizuho: Euro will strengthen in 2016 without Brexit

2016-06-23 10:30

The euro will strengthen this year no matter which way the UK votes in the referendum on its European Union membership, say currency forecasters.

Euro extends gains on Draghi wagers

2016-04-21 15:35

The euro has extended its gains amid speculation European Central Bank President Mario Draghi is moving away from talking down the currency.


Euro drops, bonds gain on dovish ECB, dollar rises

2017-03-30 13:07

The euro has weakened and core European government bonds rose as investors weighed the prospect of the ECB sticking with its loose monetary policy.

Euro under pressure, but major Asia markets bounce

2017-02-08 14:09

The euro has struggled on increasing uncertainty about France's political outlook and fears of another debt crisis brewing in Greece.

Euro falls after Italy's Renzi quits on referendum defeat

2016-12-05 07:32

The euro briefly fell to a 20-month low against the dollar after Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi announced his resignation after losing a referendum on constitutional reform.

Euro heads for worst week in a year on political risks

2016-11-11 13:38

The euro has headed for its worst week in a year as Donald Trump’s win in the US presidential race stirred up investor concern over populist outcomes in European votes.

Euro falls to lowest since March

2016-10-21 09:10

The euro has fallen to its lowest since March after Mario Draghi signalled quantitative easing won’t come to an “abrupt” end.

Euro climbs as investors await ECB decision

2016-09-08 11:29

The euro has risen to a two-week high as traders waited to see whether the European Central Bank will expand its quantitative-easing program.

Risky rand resumes rally

2016-08-16 09:20

The rand has resumed its rally as yield players focused their attention on risk currencies.

The one-size-fits-all euro might just be starting to loosen up

2016-08-02 13:21

While the ECB's 's monetary policy is“generally right for the common currency area as a whole, it has proven to be wrong for most of its individual members most of the time.”

Euro gains on dollar as ECB launches new bond buying

2016-06-09 07:43

The euro has pushed higher against the US dollar, hitting its highest level in three weeks as the European Central Bank launched new stimulus operations.

Euro rangebound ahead of ECB meeting

2016-04-21 07:51

The euro has dipped in Asia ahead of a closely watched European Central Bank policy meeting later in the day .

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