The British pound remained on the back foot versus a basket of major peer currencies into Friday's session, as Brexit jitters continue to dent investor sentiment.
The Brazilian real will turn more unstable as it becomes increasingly exposed to a pending discussion of a plan to overhaul the country’s costly social security system that is proving hard to sell in a divided Congress, a Reuters poll showed.
The Japanese yen gained on Tuesday (April 9) as traders favoured the safe-haven currency after the US announced it was considering tariffs on $11 billion of selected EU goods and the International Monetary Fund cut its global growth forecast for 2019 to 3.3% from 3.5%.
Chinese foreign exchange reserves, the world’s largest, rose by $2.26 billion from a month earlier to $3.090 trillion in February 2019, data from the People's Bank of China (PBOC) showed, beating market expectations of $3.087 trillion and marking the highest level since A
The Czech coruna is expected to gain almost 2 percent against the euro in the coming year as the Czech National Bank (CNB), Central Europe’s most hawkish, keeps raising interest rates to fight inflation, a Reuters poll predicted.
The Serbian dinar (RSD) will remain steady against the single currency on Tuesday, making the official medium exchange rate RSD 118.2437 for one euro, the National Bank of Serbia (NBS) said in a statement.
The krona rallied on Wednesday (Feb.13) after Sveriges Riksbank, the world's oldest central bank, held its benchmark repo rate.
China's currency was headed for its worst daily decline in over five months on Friday after newly-disappointing data out of the world's second-largest economy damaged risk sentiment and weighed on the Australian dollar.
Romania's national currency, the Leu (RON), weakened to an all-time low against the euro on Wednesday (Jan. 9), a day after the central bank (BNR) decided to maintain its benchmark rate unchanged.
The dollar fell to a one-week low on Tuesday as investors awaited the U.S. Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates.