Euro extends gain amid mixed stocks, gold advances

2017-08-08 11:57

Europe’s common currency has edged higher and the dollar fell back in a lackluster trading session.

Euro's big month has chart-watchers looking back to 2010 levels

2017-08-02 13:47

After the euro surged through a critical technical level, analysts are looking back to 2010 for perspective on how high it could rise.

Euro advance persists as politics sink dollar

2017-07-21 13:20

Bonds have gained and the euro has been headed for its strongest level against the dollar since January 2015 on bets the ECB will start tapering its stimulus program.

Bets on €2.4trn of Europe stocks are veering from the euro

2017-07-11 13:15

The outlook for Europe’s single currency is diverging from that of its biggest companies.

Markets in rehab as Draghi signals 'drug' withdrawal

2017-06-28 17:54

Mario Draghi has had some analysts ripping up euro forecasts after ECB president said that 'deflationary forces have been replaced by reflationary ones.'

ECB bids for power over euro clearing as Brexit debate heats up

2017-06-23 09:45

The European Central Bank has made a play for power over clearing of euro-denominated financial instrument, a key issue in Brexit talks.

Euro dented by Draghi remarks

2017-05-30 14:20

The euro has slid against rival currencies after European Central Bank chief Mario Draghi hinted the bank will stick to its loose monetary policy for now.

Euro soars amid Trump concerns, oil extends gains

2017-05-16 11:11

The dollar has weakened for a fifth straight day and the euro soared amid a report US President Donald Trump revealed classified information to a Russian diplomat.

Rand falls on poor Chinese trade data and euro optimism

2017-05-09 09:18

The rand has dropped, following worse-than-expected trade data from China and euro optimism following the French election victory by Emmanuel Macron.

Euro weakens as markets look past Macron victory

2017-05-08 09:31

The euro has dropped from a six-month high against the dollar as relief over Emmanuel Macron’s victory in the French presidential election was replaced by concern.


Dollar recovers, stocks rise after US jobs report

2017-08-06 15:22

The dollar got a shot in the arm from strong US jobs data, with equities also pushing ahead as investors welcome the signs of American economic strength.

Euro halts two-day advance as traders eye barriers at $1.1850

2017-08-01 12:22

The euro has fallen for the first time in three days versus the dollar as traders refrained from adding fresh long positions ahead of barriers at $1.1850.

Euro's rally eyes 2015 high

2017-07-21 11:14

The euro has eyed its 2015 high as bets the European Central Bank will start unwinding its stimulus plan combined with broader US dollar weakness.

Euro, pound hold gains on dollar but Asia markets struggle

2017-07-03 07:36

The euro and pound have held their gains against the dollar after signals from global central banks that they were prepared to tighten monetary policy, but equity markets struggled to recover from last week's losses.

Euro jumps, bonds fall on rate bet amid tech rout

2017-06-28 09:08

The euro has rallied to a one-year high and government bond yields jumped on the prospect of higher interest rates.

Remember the dollar rally in 2014? It's the euro's turn

2017-06-21 08:55

Instead of betting on the dollar and better economic growth in the US, currency investors are coming to terms with the possibility that the dollar’s best days are behind it.

Euro rebounds to six-month high, while dollar steadies

2017-05-22 13:36

The euro has climbed to a six-month high, rebounding from an early decline, after Chancellor Angela Merkel said the common currency was 'too weak.'

Euro fatigue helps pound to rise to highest since France vote

2017-05-10 13:33

The euro’s failure to rise above $1.09 has provided momentum for the pound to reach the highest levels versus the common currency.

Eurozone stocks, euro drop as traders look past Macron win

2017-05-09 07:47

Eurozone stocks have slid and the euro retreated from a six-month dollar high as investors looked beyond Emmanuel Macron's French presidential victory to bet on whether he will be able to push through economic reforms.

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.

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