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U.S. dollar remains lower after jobless claims report

The dollar held on to losses in thin Christmas Eve trading on Thursday, after data showed the number of people who filed for unemployment assistance in the U.S. fell more than expected last week. Trading volumes are expected to remain light, with much of the Western world already...
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Forex – GBP/USD edges higher despite U.K. GDP data

The pound edged higher against the U.S. dollar and the euro on Wednesday, even after data showed that the U.K. economy grew less than initially expected in the third quarter. GBP/USD inched up 0.27% to 1.4861 during European morning trade. Sterling was also higher against the euro, with...
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Dollar edges higher ahead of U.S. durable goods report

The dollar edged higher against its major rivals in pre-holiday trade on Wednesday, as investors awaited the release of U.S. durable goods data due later in the day for further indications on the strength of the economy. The U.S. dollar index, which measures the greenback’s strength against a...
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Dollar remains broadly lower after downbeat U.S. data

Investing The dollar remained broadly lower against the other major currencies on Tuesday, after the release of downbeat U.S. economic reports dampened demand for the greenback. Trading volumes were expected to remain limited ahead of the Christmas Holiday. USD/JPY slid 0.33% to 120.79. The dollar weakened after the...
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7 Ways to Cut Down on Holiday Gift-Giving

As the holiday gift-giving season approaches, we often are filled with a sense of dread: How will we ever find the perfect gift for everyone on our list, the time to finish our shopping and the money to pay for all the stuff we need to buy? Some Americans...
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