Euro declines after policy shift by Swiss central bank

Posted On: January 16, 2015
The euro depreciated 0.4 percent on Friday to 1.1587 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. On Thursday, the currency fell to 1.1568 per U.S. dollar, marking its weakest rate since November 2003. [More]

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Swiss franc surges as central bank ends euro cap

Posted On: January 15, 2015
The Swiss franc rose 17 percent on Thursday morning to 1.02569 per euro, Bloomberg reported. The Swiss National Bank shook up global markets with its surprising decision to scrap the currency's cap against the euro. [More]

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Pound falls as traders delay forecast for interest rate hike

Posted On: January 08, 2015
The pound fell 0.2 percent Thursday to $1.5078 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. [More]

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Euro-dollar exchange falls to lowest rate since 2005

Posted On: January 08, 2015
The euro fell under 1.18 per U.S. dollar on Thursday for the first time since 2005, Bloomberg reported. [More]

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Euro sinks to weakest rate since January 2006 as oil prices slide

Posted On: January 07, 2015
The euro declined to as low as $1.1819 on Wednesday, marking its lowest rate since January 2006, Bloomberg reported. [More]

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Euro falls to lowest rate since 2006

Posted On: January 05, 2015
The euro fell 0.7 percent Monday to 1.1924 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. Earlier in the trading session, the currency declined to its lowest rate since March 2006. [More]

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Euro declines as traders expect central bank action

Posted On: January 02, 2015
The euro fell 0.6 percent Friday to 1.2034 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. The decline marked the currency’s lowest rate in more than four years. [More]

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Pound falls as UK manufacturing decelerates

Posted On: January 02, 2015
The pound fell 1 percent Friday to 1.5424 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. Earlier in the trading session, the currency declined to 1.5413 per U.S. dollar, which marked its lowest rate since August 2013. [More]

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Yen declines 13 percent in 2014

Posted On: December 30, 2014
The yen rose 1.2 percent Tuesday to 119.19 per U.S. dollar, Bloomberg reported. Earlier in the trading session, the currency gained as much as 1.4 percent, which marked its biggest rise since Dec. 16. [More]

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US dollar ends five-day advance against yen

Posted On: December 24, 2014
The U.S. dollar fell 0.2 percent Wednesday morning to 120.48 yen, Bloomberg reported. The currency fell 0.3 percent to $1.2206 per euro after climbing on Tuesday to $1.2165, which marked its strongest rate since August 2012. [More]

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