Riskier currencies maintain gains vs dollar on Biden election win
Scandinavian currencies and the Australian dollar - all very sensitive to international trade developments and investors' risk appetite - were stronger.
Dollar holds gains on U.S. election caution, COVID cases
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Dollar firms, euro hurt after ECB signals further easing
The ECB kept interest rates steady on Thursday but committed to contain the growing ...
Dollar holds gains as COVID-19 surge boosts safe-haven demand
The safe-haven greenback steadied against a basket of six currencies at 93.41, taking a pause after its 0.3% gains in early trade.
Dollar holds small gains as markets buffeted by COVID-19 woes, election uncertainty
Moves in the currency market were more muted, though the dollar index lifted about 0.3% overnight and held there early in Asia trade while regional equities fell. The largest gains for the greenback on Monday came against the, up 0.4%, which was hit by a drop in German business confidence, and a 0.7% rise on the Canadian dollar as oil prices slumped.
Safe-haven dollar up as coronavirus surges, US stimulus hope fades
An index tracking the U.S. dollar against a basket of currencies was last up 0.1% at 92.92.
SoftBank paused share buybacks in August ahead of asset sale announcements
SoftBank's share price climbed 160% from March lows to peak on Aug. 3 at 6,942 yen. It has since fallen around 8%.
Nikkei gains as coronavirus fears ease in Tokyo
Markets had initially opened softer, tracking overnight losses in Wall Street, as heavyweight U.S. tech stocks resumed their decline following a sharp rebound on Wednesday.
Nikkei closes down more than 1.4% after reports Japan PM to resign
The Nikkei 225 index fell 1.41 percent, or 326.21 points, to 22,882.65 after local media reported Abe was set to quit, hours before he was due to speak at a news conference.
Rupee plunges 70 paise as Covid-19 concerns weigh
The number of COVID-19 cases climbed to 1,071 in India on Monday.
Dollar slips on $2 trillion US plan, 'riskier' currencies gain
Panicked investors fearful about the coronavirus pandemic had liquidated almost everything for dollars.
Rupee pares gains after stock meltdown, closes flat at 74.24
Forex traders said the Indian rupee which started the day on a positive note, witnessed heavy volatility amid fears that the rate cut by the Reserve Bank would not be sufficient to boost market sentiments.
Yen firm, riskier currencies wobble as policymakers grapple with pandemic
Global risk assets were routed over the past several days, with turmoil engulfing many markets on worries the outbreak and draconian containment measures could trigger steep recession.
Rupee plunges 50 paise to 74.25 amid coronavirus uncertainty
Forex traders said the fall in the domestic unit was in line with other Asian peers amid mounting fears of a coronavirus-led economic slowdown.
Rupee recovers 49 paise as crude, dollar weaken
The rupee on March 9 had plunged to a 17-month low of 74.17 against the US dollar amid mounting fears of a coronavirus-led economic slowdown.