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It started well Friday, picking up 0.5% during the New York morning, and finished less impressively with gradual erosion Friday afternoon and in the Far East this morning. Nevertheless, the USD is up there with the leaders.

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With the eyes of investors drawn inexorably to the goings-on in Britain's Parliament it almost did not matter that some of the most important US economic statistics continue to be held up by the government shutdown...

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Another unexceptional day for the USD left it barely changed, on average, against the other major currencies. Economic data generated by private sector entities went some way towards...

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Early optimism that Trump had done a trade deal with the China's Xi at the weekend faded on Tuesday when investors continued to see nothing concrete to back up his claim.

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The excitement on Thursday, once again, was to be found in the stock market not in exchange rates. In a two-hour stint the DJ30 jumped more than 4% before settling into a new, higher trading range.

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Cautious optimism that US and China trade tensions may be easing helped left US stocks

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President Trump reiterated his wish for lower interest rates from the Federal Reserve

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The US dollar has benefited from the recent slump in oil prices, but a report from Bloomberg suggests that in the long term, the greenback may suffer as a result.

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President Trump reiterated his wish for lower interest rates from the Federal Reserve

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Investors were less than blown away on Monday