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Dollar little changed ahead of July US jobs report

Last Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014, 04:14

The dollar took a breather Thursday, avoiding large moves against other major currencies ahead of the July US labor market report.

Shares off as Wall St tumbles; dollar edges up

Last Updated: Friday, August 01, 2014, 03:09

Global equity markets tumbled on Thursday, hurt by ongoing tensions with Russia and Argentina`s second default in 12 years, while the dollar edged higher against a basket of major currencies.

Rupee slumps to three-month low on dollar buying by state-run banks

Rupee slumps to three-month low on dollar buying by state-run banks

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 20:03

The rupee ended at 60.55/56 per dollar, down about 0.83 percent for the day, its biggest single-day fall since June 13.

Rupee down 19 paise at 60.25 against dollar

Rupee down 19 paise at 60.25 against dollar

Last Updated: Thursday, July 31, 2014, 10:29

The rupee lost 19 paise to 60.25 against the US dollar in early trade Thursday on the Interbank Foreign Exchange market due to appreciation of the US currency overseas.

Asian shares hit 6-1/2 year high, dollar steady before Fed

Last Updated: Wednesday, July 30, 2014, 10:20

MSCI`s broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan shrugged off early losses to rise 0.5 percent to its highest level since January 2008.

Rupee down 2 paise at 60.12 against US dollar in early trade

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 09:52

Dollar's strength against other currencies overseas also weighed on the rupee but a higher opening in the domestic equity markets capped losses, dealers said.

Sensex up 55 points in opening trade on Asian cues

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 09:48

Brokers said fresh buying by funds and retail investors, though selective, tracking a firming trend on the other Asian bourses helped trading sentiment to improve.

Rupee opens flat at 60.09 against the US dollar

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 09:45

BSE Sensex was up 55.08 points, or 0.21 per cent, at 26,181.83 in early trade on Monday.

China shares lead Asia higher, dollar buoyed

Last Updated: Monday, July 28, 2014, 08:37

Upcoming US indicators include the Case-Shiller price index on Tuesday, second-quarter GDP due on Wednesday and non-farm payrolls on Friday. Factory activity surveys for major Asian economies will also be released on Friday. 

Rupee snaps 2-week losing streak; ends at 60.10 Vs dollar

Last Updated: Saturday, July 26, 2014, 14:50

In last two-weeks, rupee had plunged by 56 paise or 0.94 percent.

Rupee snaps 2-week gaining streak; ends at 60.10 Vs US dollar

Last Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014, 19:38

The rupee on Friday edged up by two paise to end at 60.10 against the American unit on dollar selling by exporters, helping the local currency log its first weekly rise in three.

Emerging stocks near 17-month high on China PMI

Last Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014, 16:03

The euro hit the day`s highs at $1.3471, pulling off eight-month lows, while the dollar index dropped from an earlier six-week peak.