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Dollar edges up to 9-day high, buoyed by euro weakness

The dollar edged up to a nine-day high against a basket of currencies on Thursday.

Source: Reuters

FOREX-Dollar hovers near 1-week high, buoyed by euro weakness

TOKYO, March 30- The dollar hovered near a one-week high against a basket of currencies on Thursday, buoyed by a weaker euro which sagged as prospects of the European Central Bank stepping away from monetary easing faded. The common currency had dropped about 0.5 percent overnight following a report by Reuters that European Central Bank policymakers were wary...

Source: Reuters

GBP/USD could fall to 1.17

Eric Viloria, Wells Fargo Securities, says the U.S. dollar is likely to strengthen against the British pound.


The pound could be in for a tougher time

Kathy Lien, MD of BK Asset Management, says there could be greater weakness in the pound before the end of the week.


CANADA FX DEBT-Canadian dollar strengthens as oil rallies

*Canadian dollar at C $1.3333, or 75 U.S. cents. TORONTO/ OTTAWA, March 29- The Canadian dollar strengthened against its U.S. counterpart on Wednesday as the price of oil, one of Canada's major exports, rose for the second day in a row. "We're seeing oil prices really rally after the better-than-expected inventories report this morning so that's been the main driver of...

Source: Reuters

Commodities tomorrow: Crude pops over 2 percent

CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis discusses the day's activity in the commodities markets.


Closing Bell Exchange: Brexit, oil and the Fed

Discussing the current state of the markets with Nick Angilletta, Deutsche Bank; Steve Grasso, Stuart Frankel; and Holly Liss, BTIG.


Trader Talk: BlackRock and other asset managers are in a technological arms race

In 1997, when I first came to the NYSE, there were 5,000 people on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange — today there are about 450.


UPDATE 3-Sterling seesaws as PM May triggers Brexit

LONDON, March 29- Sterling slipped against the dollar after a choppy day of trading on Wednesday, receiving no clear direction from Britain's formal triggering of its exit from the European Union. Prime Minister Theresa May began Britain's divorce procedure from the EU earlier in the day, declaring there was no turning back and ushering in a tortuous process...

Source: Reuters

FOREX-Dollar rises after Trump selloff, helped by Fed comments, ECB

*Sterling dips as Britain formally launches Brexit. NEW YORK, March 29- The dollar rose to its highest in more than a week on Wednesday on outlooks for U.S. and European interest rates and as investors saw the selloff on U.S. The euro fell to $1.0741 following the report, its lowest since March 21.

Source: Reuters