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Asia FX Hunkers Down Ahead of Fed Meeting, Dollar Slips

ASIA FX

Most Asian currencies moved little on Wednesday as caution kicked in ahead of a widely expected interest rate hike by the Federal Reserve, while the dollar fell amid hopes that the central bank will espouse a less hawkish outlook. The Japanese yen bucked the trend, rising 0.7% on expectations that the government will intervene further …

Dollar Droops Amid Improved Risk Mood Before Fed; Aussie Pares Gain After RBA

DOLLAR DROPP

U.S. dollar sank from a one-week top against a basket of major peers on Tuesday, as traders weighed the odds of a less aggressive Federal Reserve at Wednesday’s widely watched monetary policy meeting The risk-sensitive Australian and New Zealand dollars rose from one-week lows amid a broad lift in market sentiment, but the Aussie trailed …

Dollar Up, Investors Await U.S. Inflation Trajectory

Dollar holds upper hand after retail sales boost

By Administrator_India Capital Sands The dollar was up on Monday morning in Asia. Risk currencies remained above their recent lows against both the U.S. currency and the yen as investor fears of a slowdown in the global economic recovery from COVID-19 calmed down for now. The U.S. Dollar Index that tracks the greenback against a basket of …