Euro rises to strongest 2014

2018-01-12 13:00

The euro has surged to a three-year high on signs that political risks in the euro area are fading and the European Central Bank may raise interest rates sooner than thought.

Euro sinks in Asia as Germany is gripped by uncertainty

2017-11-20 09:41

The euro has faced fresh pressure in Asian trade after German Chancellor Angela Merkel failed to form a government at the weekend.

Euro drops as inflation slows, stocks extend gains

2017-10-31 12:55

The euro has declined and stocks advanced as data showed inflation unexpectedly slowed in the common-currency region, even as the economy appears to be strengthening.

Euro retreats as investors fret over German election

2017-09-27 07:20

The euro has slid back under $1.18 for the first time in a month as investors fear about the difficulties Angela Merkel will have putting together a government coalition in Germany and the implications for Europe.

Euro rises above $1.20 for first time in more than two years

2017-08-29 09:50

The euro has advanced to its strongest level in more than two years, hours after North Korea fired a ballistic missile over Japan.

Euro gains on strong manufacturing data, oil falls

2017-08-23 13:01

The euro has been one of the standout gainers in an otherwise listless day in markets, as strong European data boosted confidence in the region’s growth.

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.


US stocks at records, euro gains

2017-11-26 16:12

US stocks have climbed to fresh records on optimism about the holiday shopping season, while the euro has surged following strong German economic data.

Euro drops on German impasse, China stocks slide

2017-11-20 08:59

The euro has declined after German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s push to form a coalition government collapsed.

Euro holds gains on Catalonia speech, Asia markets rally

2017-10-11 07:39

The euro has held gains after Catalonia's leader stepped back from the brink in a standoff with Spain over independence while Asian markets pushed higher after another record close on Wall Street.

Draghi seen acknowledging euro gains at stimulus decision

2017-09-04 11:38

Mario Draghi won’t miss the opportunity to mention the euro’s recent appreciation as he prepares to reconfigure the eurozone’s stimulus settings, according to economists.

Draghi urges open-minded central banking as economy changes

2017-08-23 13:30

Mario Draghi says central banks must be open-minded on policy innovations as they prepare for future economic developments - even if that concept is not clear to everyone.

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.'

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