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THE dollar rallied against riskier currencies on Wednesday, with markets staring at what looked likely to be one of the worst economic contractions in decades as the world confronts the novel...

[LONDON] The pound dropped sharply on Friday, losing nearly 1 per cent against the euro and the dollar as worries about the fast-spreading coronavirus sent investors out of currencies deemed...

[LONDON] Sterling headed back towards US$1.31 on Thursday after the Bank of England kept interest rates at 0.75 per cent, defying money markets that had seen a 50 per cent probability of a cut....

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THE US dollar held near two-month highs on Wednesday and other currencies seen as safe havens stabilised as investors regained their composure after an outbreak of coronavirus in China, awaiting...

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THE US dollar slipped against the safe-haven Japanese yen on Friday as investors fretted over concerns that a spreading virus from China would curb travel and hurt demand.

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CHINA'S yuan climbed to its highest level since July on Tuesday as the Japanese yen plumbed eight-month lows, against the backdrop of the US Treasury Department reversing its decision in August to...

THE pound is set for a yearly gain against the dollar, but it may struggle to take off further in the first quarter of 2020.

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THE US dollar stood near two-week highs on Monday after the release of decent US economic data late last week, while sterling's brief recovery hit the buffers.

[LONDON] The pound was sluggish on Monday as polls showed that the Conservative Party was leading albeit with a smaller advantage, increasing the probability that the Dec 12 UK election will end...

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THE US dollar snapped a three-day losing streak against rivals on Tuesday thanks to gains in the Swiss franc and the Japanese yen but remained trapped within well-worn ranges before the release of...