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Eimi Yamamitsu

CORRECTED-FOREX-Dollar decline stalls; yuan pares gain after Biden's comment on trade deal

Dec 02 2020

TOKYO, Dec 2 The dollar stayed near a 2-1/2-year low on Wednesday as investors assessed the likelihood of further fiscal stimulus in the United States, while riskier currencies held onto gains as investor confidence improved.

FOREX-Dollar decline stalls as traders eye U.S. stimulus talks

Dec 02 2020

TOKYO, Dec 2 The dollar stayed near a 2-1/2-year low on Wednesday as investors assessed the likelihood of further fiscal stimulus in the United States, while riskier currencies held onto gains as investor confidence improved.

FOREX-Dollar hovers near 2-1/2 low as traders eye U.S. stimulus talks

Dec 01 2020

TOKYO, Dec 2 The dollar stayed near a 2 1/2-year low on Wednesday as investors cautiously eyed developments in talks about further fiscal stimulus from the United States, while risk currencies held onto gains on improving risk appetite.

FOREX-Dollar edges lower in thin trade, set for weekly loss

Nov 27 2020

TOKYO, Nov 27 The dollar eased in thin trade on Friday and was set for weekly losses as investors sought non-dollar assets due to improving risk appetite stemming from good news on COVID-19 vaccines and hopes for a smoother transition to a Biden administration.

FOREX-Dollar poised for weekly losses on improving risk sentiment

Nov 26 2020

TOKYO, Nov 27 The dollar held steady in thin trade on Friday but was on track for weekly losses against a basket of major currencies as it remained under pressure on improving risk appetite.

FOREX-Dollar loses ground, pound gains as traders eye Brexit talks

Nov 16 2020

TOKYO, Nov 16 The dollar lost ground against other major currencies on Monday, while the pound and the euro drew strength from signs that Britain and the European Union could make progress negotiationg a post-Brexit trade deal.

FOREX-Dollar steadies amid rising global coronavirus cases

Nov 15 2020

TOKYO, Nov 16 The dollar was hemmed into a narrow range on Monday, as traders weighed the economic impact from a resurgence of global coronavirus cases against prospects for a working vaccine that could help reignite global growth.

FOREX-Yen claws back some ground lost on COVID-19 vaccine news

Nov 10 2020

TOKYO, Nov 10 The yen recouped some losses against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday, after the safe currency took a drubbing on news of the development of a coronavirus vaccine which raised optimism of a global economic recovery.

FOREX-Yen pressured as vaccine hopes boost risk appetite

Nov 09 2020

TOKYO, Nov 10 The yen scraped back some losses against the U.S. dollar on Tuesday, after the safe currency took a drubbing on news of the development of a coronavirus vaccine which raised optimism of a global economic recovery.

FOREX-Dollar climbs as risk of long wait in U.S. election outcome looms

Nov 04 2020

* Mexican peso, Chinese yuan hit hardest on trade war worries

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