Agence France-PresseFebruary 26, 2014 18:51
The dollar firmed against other major currencies on Wednesday as investors awaited Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's testimony to Congress on Thursday on US economic conditions and monetary policy.
The euro fell to $1.3683 around 2200 GMT, down from $1.3744 late Tuesday.
The dollar edged up to 102.38 yen from 102.22 yen, while the euro dipped against the Japanese currency, to 140.11 yen from 140.49.
"Investors are buying US dollars today ahead of tomorrow's testimony from Janet Yellen on monetary policy," said Kathy Lien of BK Asset Management.