GOLD prices fell on Monday as the dollar held onto gains made after better-than-expected US payrolls data, while investors kept a close eye on Sino-US relations ahead of scheduled trade talks.

[NEW YORK] The US dollar bounced on Friday after US job growth for July helped ease some investor worries on the US labour market, but the currency logged a seventh straight week of declines.


THE British pound has risen sharply since the beginning of July, mainly on hopes of a steeper revival and that there will be a Brexit trade and services deal with the European Union (EU).

[TOKYO] The US dollar nursed losses against major currencies on Friday ahead of the US non-farm payrolls report, which some investors fear could reinforce the view that economic momentum is...


THE US dollar strengthened on Thursday, as risk appetite faded, with jobs data due in the United States and lawmakers in Washington still unable to agree on a new financial aid package.

[LONDON] The US dollar gained as appetite for risk dwindled in London early on Thursday, as markets waited for US jobs data and updates about fiscal aid negotiations in Washington.


A US DOLLAR rebound faltered on Tuesday as political wrangling over a US relief plan and a gloomy economic outlook weighed on the currency.


THE dollar rallied against a basket of rivals on Monday as a squeezing-out of crowded short positions combined with safe-haven demand gave the currency some respite after its weakest monthly...

THE dollar rose against a basket of currencies on Friday as investors covered shorts and took profits after the biggest monthly decline in the currency in a decade.

FITCH Solutions has revised its forecast for the Singapore dollar's (SGD) average exchange rate this year to a stronger S$1.3950 per US dollar (USD), from its previous forecast of S$1.4250.