(Adds details on dollar longs and euro short contracts, table) July 6 Speculators trimmed bullish bets on the U.S. dollar in the latest week, according to Reuters calculations and data from the Commodity Futures Trading Commission released on Monday.
Asian shares lost early steadiness and Chinese stocks got off to a weak start on Thursday, while upbeat US economic data helped the dollar gain as investors globally opted for caution due to Greece's standoff with its creditors. MSCI's broadest index ...
The value of the Egyptian pound has dropped against the US dollar by 2 per cent over the past week. It lost 20 piasters of its value after the government reduced its value against the US currency by 10 more piasters on Sunday, reaching 7.73 pounds to ...
The Euro to Pound Sterling (EUR/GBP) exchange rate declined by around -0.70% on Monday afternoon. The Greek referendum saw a 61% majority 'no' vote to the austerity measures proposed by Greece's creditors.
The Canadian dollar was down nearly half a U.S. cent and the price of oil was down sharply as North American stock markets prepared to open for the first time since the Greek referendum raised fresh questions about the euro currency union.
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The US dollar strengthened against Asian currencies Monday as traders sought safety in the greenback over worries Greece will be forced out of the European single currency bloc after voters rejected the bailout package of its international creditors.
Trading in the low 77 cent region against the US dollar just days ago, the Aussie is starting the trading week is sitting around 0.7470/80, down another 0.4% from Friday night's very weak close of 0.7512.