TORONTO, Jan 18 (Reuters) - The Canadian dollar fell from a two-and-a-half year high against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday after the Bank of Canada kept interest rates steady at 1 percent. [ID:nBCLICE72Q]
The currencyhit a session low of of C$0.9911 to the greenback, or $1.0090, down from C$0.9867, or $1.0135 immediately before the announcement. The move saw the Canadian dollar turn negative on the day. (Reporting by Claire Sibonney; editing by Jeffrey Hodgson)
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