Currency signs http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26119/all en Market Dollar Rates at 1200 GMT - Jan 15 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/market-dollar-rates-at-1200-gmt-jan-15 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Following are the middle exchange rates for leading currencies against the dollar: CURRENT HIGH LOW Euro 1.3346 1.3393 1.3332 Japanese Yen 88.37 89.63 88.27 British Pound 1.6049 1.6095 1.6039 Swiss Franc 0.926 0.928 0.9208 Danish Crown 5.5898 5.5964 5.5697 Norwegian Crown 5.5157 5.5249 5.498 Swedish Crown 6.4572 6.4659 6.4333 Australian Dollar </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/market-dollar-rates-at-1200-gmt-jan-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs Money Thomson Reuters Tue, 15 Jan 2013 12:45:46 +0000 5734662 at http://www.globalpost.com Market Dollar Rates at 2100 GMT - Jan 15 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/market-dollar-rates-at-2100-gmt-jan-15 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Following are the middle exchange rates for leading currencies against the dollar: CURRENT HIGH LOW Euro 1.331 1.3393 1.3266 Japanese Yen 88.84 89.63 88.27 British Pound 1.6069 1.6101 1.603 Swiss Franc 0.9314 0.933 0.9208 Danish Crown 5.6049 5.6244 5.5697 Norwegian Crown 5.5655 5.5903 5.498 Swedish Crown 6.4923 6.5208 6.4333 Australian Dollar </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130115/market-dollar-rates-at-2100-gmt-jan-15" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs Money Thomson Reuters Tue, 15 Jan 2013 21:15:27 +0000 5735020 at http://www.globalpost.com Market Dollar Rates at 0900 GMT - Jan 29 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/market-dollar-rates-at-0900-gmt-jan-29 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Following are the middle exchange rates for leading currencies against the dollar: CURRENT HIGH LOW Euro 1.3453 1.346 1.3427 Japanese Yen 90.55 91.01 90.38 British Pound 1.5713 1.5725 1.5683 Swiss Franc 0.9235 0.927 0.9232 Danish Crown 5.5444 5.5554 5.5406 Norwegian Crown 5.5308 5.5402 5.5247 Swedish Crown 6.4107 6.4308 6.4066 Australian Dollar </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/market-dollar-rates-at-0900-gmt-jan-29" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs Money Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 09:30:54 +0000 5740910 at http://www.globalpost.com Market Dollar Rates at 1500 GMT - Jan 29 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/market-dollar-rates-at-1500-gmt-jan-29 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Following are the middle exchange rates for leading currencies against the dollar: CURRENT HIGH LOW Euro 1.3483 1.3492 1.3413 Japanese Yen 90.6 91.01 90.3 British Pound 1.576 1.5767 1.5683 Swiss Franc 0.9211 0.927 0.9191 Danish Crown 5.5315 5.5605 5.5271 Norwegian Crown 5.5069 5.5411 5.4992 Swedish Crown 6.3907 6.4308 6.3843 Australian Dollar </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/market-dollar-rates-at-1500-gmt-jan-29" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs Money Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 15:15:35 +0000 5741022 at http://www.globalpost.com Market Dollar Rates at 2100 GMT - Jan 29 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/market-dollar-rates-at-2100-gmt-jan-29 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Jan 29 (Reuters) - Following are the middle exchange rates for leading currencies against the dollar: CURRENT HIGH LOW Euro 1.3491 1.3497 1.3413 Japanese Yen 90.71 91.01 90.3 British Pound 1.5755 1.5772 1.5683 Swiss Franc 0.9215 0.927 0.9191 Danish Crown 5.5285 5.5605 5.5251 Norwegian Crown 5.4916 5.5411 5.4878 Swedish Crown 6.3627 6.4308 6.3574 Australian Dollar </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130129/market-dollar-rates-at-2100-gmt-jan-29" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs Money Thomson Reuters Tue, 29 Jan 2013 21:15:46 +0000 5741233 at http://www.globalpost.com Asian markets mostly up, yen sinks further http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/asian-markets-mostly-yen-sinks-further-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Asian markets were mixed on Friday, with Tokyo boosted by further weakness in the yen, while official data indicated Chinese manufacturing activity grew further in January but had moderated.</p> <p>The yen hit a two-and-a-half-year low against the dollar in forex trade with dealers upbeat ahead of the release later in the day of jobs data, while a bright eurozone confidence survey sent the euro higher.</p> <p>Tokyo was up 0.47 percent, or 52.68 points, at 11,191.34 and Sydney climbed 0.87 percent, or 42.3 points, to 4,921.0 but Seoul eased 0.21 percent, or 4.15 points, to 1,957.79.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130201/asian-markets-mostly-yen-sinks-further-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs Economy of the European Union AFP Fri, 01 Feb 2013 11:30:27 +0000 5742834 at http://www.globalpost.com Asian markets mostly down ahead of China data http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/asian-markets-mostly-down-ahead-china-data-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Asian markets were mostly down on Thursday with traders booking profits after another strong rally in the previous session, while they are also awaiting the release of Chinese economic indicators.</p> <p>Tokyo's Nikkei suffered a deep correction after storming almost four percent to its highest level since September 2008 as the yen reclaimed some of its losses in recent days.</p> <p>Tokyo fell 0.93 percent, or 106.68 points, to 11,357.07 and Seoul slipped 0.23 percent, or 4.42 points, to 1,931.77.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130207/asian-markets-mostly-down-ahead-china-data-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs Indonesian rupiah AFP Thu, 07 Feb 2013 11:00:44 +0000 5748672 at http://www.globalpost.com GLOBAL MARKETS-Equities, oil steady; euro dips in holiday-thinned trade http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130211/global-markets-equities-oil-steady-euro-dips-holiday-thinned-tr <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>* Australian shares flat, S&amp;P 500 futures edge up</p> <p>* Brent crude sits near nine-month high around $119</p> <p>* Euro dips to two-week low</p> <p>* Most Asian financial centres shut for Lunar New Year</p> <p>By Alex Richardson</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130211/global-markets-equities-oil-steady-euro-dips-holiday-thinned-tr" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs Economy of the European Union Thomson Reuters Mon, 11 Feb 2013 07:45:04 +0000 5752364 at http://www.globalpost.com Pakistani rupee sinks to record low against dollar http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130211/pakistani-rupee-sinks-record-low-against-dollar <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The Pakistani rupee on Monday sank to an all-time low against the US dollar over forex reserve fears as the country repayed $146 million to the International Monetary Fund.</p> <p>The rupee fell to 100.1 to the greenback in trading in Karachi, down from 99.30 on the open market Friday, and has now lost 39 percent of its value against the US currency since March 2008.</p> <p>"We have traded the dollar at 100.1 rupees, although there is a slight difference on the open market," said currency dealer Mohammad Arshad.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130211/pakistani-rupee-sinks-record-low-against-dollar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs International economics USD AFP Mon, 11 Feb 2013 09:01:01 +0000 5752403 at http://www.globalpost.com Asian markets mixed, Seoul flat after N. Korea blast http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130212/asian-markets-mixed-seoul-flat-after-n-korea-blast <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Asian markets mostly rose in holiday-thinned trade Tuesday, as reports that North Korea had possibly carried out a nuclear test spooked investors early on but Seoul pared initial losses.</p> <p>Tokyo was boosted by a weaker yen while Sydney was at almost three-year highs as dealers grow confident in the global economic outlook.</p> <p>With several regional markets still closed for Lunar New Year celebrations, trading was quiet, while dealers look ahead to a meeting of the Group of 20 top economic power at the end of the week.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130212/asian-markets-mixed-seoul-flat-after-n-korea-blast" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency signs Japanese yen Seoul AFP Tue, 12 Feb 2013 06:31:30 +0000 5753272 at http://www.globalpost.com Asian markets mixed, Seoul down after N. Korea test http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130212/asian-markets-mixed-seoul-down-after-n-korea-test-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Asian markets were mixed in holiday-thinned trade Tuesday, with Tokyo boosted by a weaker yen, while Seoul was lower after news that North Korea had successfully tested a nuclear bomb.</p> <p>With several regional markets still closed for Lunar New Year celebrations, trading was quiet, while dealers look ahead to a meeting of the Group of 20 top economic power at the end of the week.</p> <p>Tokyo climbed 1.94 percent, or 215.96 points, to 11,369.12, while Sydney closed flat, nudging down 0.5 points to 4,959.0 after peaking earlier in the day at a 34-month high.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130212/asian-markets-mixed-seoul-down-after-n-korea-test-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Asia Currency Currency signs AFP Tue, 12 Feb 2013 13:15:47 +0000 5753502 at http://www.globalpost.com Asian markets mostly up, Sydney hits 34-month high http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130213/asian-markets-mostly-sydney-hits-34-month-high-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Asian markets were mostly up on Wednesday, with Sydney hitting a near three-year high, but Tokyo sank on profit-taking and as the yen picked up strength against the euro and dollar.</p> <p>The Japanese currency picked up after a Group of Seven (G7) statement on Tuesday that said "excessive volatility" in exchange markets hurts financial stability, as they tried to calm talk of currency wars ahead of this week's G20 meeting.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130213/asian-markets-mostly-sydney-hits-34-month-high-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Currency Currency signs Economics AFP Wed, 13 Feb 2013 13:31:04 +0000 5754320 at http://www.globalpost.com Market Dollar Rates at 2100 GMT - Feb 14 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130214/market-dollar-rates-at-2100-gmt-feb-14 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LONDON, Feb 14 (Reuters) - Following are the middle exchange rates for leading currencies against the dollar: CURRENT HIGH LOW Euro 1.3357 1.3455 1.3313 Japanese Yen 92.76 93.71 92.65 British Pound 1.549 1.5542 1.5472 Swiss Franc 0.9213 0.9245 0.9164 Danish Crown 5.5828 5.6025 5.5426 Norwegian Crown 5.5352 5.555 5.4712 Swedish Crown 6.3122 6.3564 6.2721 Australian Dollar </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130214/market-dollar-rates-at-2100-gmt-feb-14" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs Money Thomson Reuters Thu, 14 Feb 2013 21:16:09 +0000 5756094 at http://www.globalpost.com Asian markets mixed after G20 talks http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/asian-markets-mixed-after-g20-talks-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Asian markets were mixed Monday, with Tokyo surging thanks to a weakening yen after a weekend G20 meeting ended without accusing Japan of orchestrating a recent slide in its currency.</p> <p>The Japanese unit resumed its downward trend as dealers welcomed the end of the Moscow talks, which came amid concerns that Japan's new aggressive monetary policy could spark a currency war.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130218/asian-markets-mixed-after-g20-talks-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs Economy of the European Union Technology AFP Mon, 18 Feb 2013 11:30:50 +0000 5758861 at http://www.globalpost.com Euro gains in Asia on German data http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130220/euro-gains-asia-german-data <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>The euro strengthened in Asia on Wednesday, boosted by a surge in a closely watched German confidence index as markets look ahead to elections in debt-hit Italy.</p> <p>The common European currency bought 125.33 yen and $1.3411 compared with 125.24 yen and $1.3390 in New York on Tuesday.</p> <p>The dollar slipped to 93.39 yen from 93.54 yen, as data showed Japan had logged its worst-ever monthly trade deficit in January, although exports climbed for the first time in eight months.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130220/euro-gains-asia-german-data" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Currency Currency signs Japanese yen AFP Wed, 20 Feb 2013 05:30:28 +0000 5760720 at http://www.globalpost.com