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Euro hovers near 22-month lows as market awaits U.S. GDP data

4:04am EDT

LONDON The euro hovered near 22-month lows on Friday as traders waited to see whether U.S. GDP data due out later will reinforce signs of economic strength and send the dollar surging even higher.

RPT-Investors brace for more euro pain as U.S. economy, dollar flex muscles

2:36am EDT

LONDON, April 25 After the euro's slide to 22-month lows against the dollar, investors are scrambling to shield themselves from more weakness as Europe's poor data contrasts with an upbeat U.S. economy that is sending the dollar surging.

Sterling stuck near 10-week low on Brexit woes and resurgent dollar

Apr 25 2019

LONDON The British pound was stuck near $1.29 -- a 10-week low -- on Thursday after reports Prime Minister's Theresa May's talks with the opposition Labour Party over Brexit had run into the sand and as a firm dollar encouraged sterling selling.

Investors brace for more euro pain as U.S. economy, dollar flex muscles

Apr 25 2019

LONDON After the euro's slide to 22-month lows against the dollar, investors are scrambling to shield themselves from more weakness as Europe's poor data contrasts with an upbeat U.S. economy that is sending the dollar surging.

FOREX-Euro heads towards one-month low as sentiment sours

Apr 24 2019

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Recasts with euro weakness, adds quote, updates prices)

FOREX-Aussie stung by soft inflation, U.S. dollar holds near 22-month high

Apr 24 2019

* Graphic: World FX rates in 2019 http://tmsnrt.rs/2egbfVh (Adds new analyst quote, details, latest prices)

FOREX-Aussie stung by soft inflation, U.S. dollar holds near 22-month high

Apr 24 2019

LONDON, April 24 Australia's dollar dropped one percent on Wednesday after weaker-than-expected inflation numbers heightened the prospect of an interest rate cut, while the U.S. dollar held firm within a whisker of the previous session's 22-month high.

Price pressures fail to shake sterling out of slumber

Apr 17 2019

LONDON Sterling struggled to make much headway on Wednesday after data showed British prices rose slightly slower than expected in March, easing the pressure on the Bank of England to tighten monetary policy.

Emerging-market forex revenues eclipse 'G10' for first time

Apr 17 2019

LONDON Investment banks are now earning more from trading emerging-market currencies than from the major G10 markets, as wild swings in the likes of the Turkish lira contrast with relative calm in the dollar, euro and yen.

GLOBAL MARKETS-Stocks march to new highs as European volatility vanishes

Apr 16 2019

* European shares at 6-month high, volatility lowest in 15 months

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