NEW YORK: The dollar rose against the euro on Wednesday (Apr 8) after the minutes of the Federal Reserve’s last policy meeting showed a split over the timing of an interest rate increase.
According to the minutes of the Mar
The shekel has strengthened sharply against the US dollar following the disappointing jobs figures released in the US on Friday. The representative shekel-dollar rate was set 0.45% lower today, in comparison with Thursday’s rate (the last time representative
The local foreign exchange market has given its first reaction this morning to last week’s disappointing US jobs report. The The shekel-dollar exchange rate is currently down 0.9% in comparison with Thursday’s representative rate (the last time representative
Germany’s DIHK Chambers of Commerce said yesterday that while the weak euro would initially boost Europe’s largest economy by enabling exporters to offer their goods abroad for less, firms were increasingly concerned about the exchange rate.
“The strong exchange-rate fluctuations
The euro pushed higher Friday after Greece’s promise to provide new plans to reform its bailout, while Shanghai stocks continued their latest rally towards a seven-year high.
Traders moved into the single currency after Greece’s deal with its key European
By Jamie McGeever
LONDON, March 18 (Reuters) – The stark divergence between U.S. and euro zone monetary policy has made it more attractive than ever for U.S. companies to raise cash in euros and swap it back into dollars this
The shekel continues to weaken against the US dollar, following the release of the Consumer Price Index reading for February yesterday, which showed a surprise 0.7% drop. The shekel-dollar rate has risen by 0.38% this morning, in comparison
The European Central Bank (ECB), in its bid to boost the Eurozone’s flagging economy, began its quantitative easing (QE) on Monday. The QE is guiding the long-term bond yields in the region to near zero, while the central bank continues