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Dollar buoyant against the yen
Dollar buoyant against the yen

The dollar was buoyant against the yen and euro on Monday.

4 days ago
Yen rebounds after Kuroda’s comments
Yen rebounds after Kuroda’s comments

The yen hovered above six-week lows on Friday after remarks by Bank of Japan Governor Haruhiko Kuroda.

5 days ago
Yen weakens, euro ticks up
Yen weakens, euro ticks up

The yen slid to its lowest level in about six weeks on Thursday on expectations of fresh stimulus from Japan’s central bank.

6 days ago
Greenback rises on rates speculation
Greenback rises on rates speculation

The dollar rose on Wednesday as another positive round of US data fanned speculation the Federal Reserve will lift interest rates.

8 days ago
Pound firmer in early trade
Pound firmer in early trade

Britain’s sterling rose on Monday amid better risk appetite in global markets.

8 days ago
Dollar cheered by retail sales data
Dollar cheered by retail sales data

The dollar rallied on Monday after US retail sales data bolstered expectations that the Federal Reserve will hike interest rates this year.

13 days ago
Rand pulls back amid growth worries
Rand pulls back amid growth worries

South Africa’s rand retreats from 10-week highs against the dollar on Wednesday as growth concerns resurface.

13 days ago
Dollar takes breather, pound steadies
Dollar takes breather, pound steadies

The dollar eased slightly against the yen on Wednesday.

13 days ago
Rand rallies to two-month high
Rand rallies to two-month high

Surprise jump in South Africa’s manufacturing activity lifts the volatile rand to a two-month high.

15 days ago
Chocolate makers saved by currency
Chocolate makers saved by currency

Cocoa prices may have climbed to a 39-year high, but for once chocolate makers have been spared.

15 days ago
Rand stable in early trade
Rand stable in early trade

South Africa’s rand holds its ground against the dollar on Monday morning.

15 days ago
R17 per dollar? Analyst sees gloomy times
R17 per dollar? Analyst sees gloomy times

SA’s rand has little chance of strengthening in the next year due to the government’s populist policies, warns financial analyst.

18 days ago
Rand recovers in cautious trade
Rand recovers in cautious trade

South Africa’s rand trades firmer on Friday after taking advantage of a slip by the dollar.

19 days ago
Rand stable in early trade
Rand stable in early trade

SA’s rand steadied on Thursday as upbeat US economic figures subdued global fears over the impact of Britain's EU vote.

19 days ago
Australian dollar sags on S&P outlook cut
Australian dollar sags on S&P outlook cut

The Australian dollar withered after Standard and Poor's cut the outlook for that country's credit rating to negative.