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(Recasts with U.S. GDP data, adds comment, updates prices, changes dateline, byline, previous LONDON) * Euro short positions consolidating, keeps steady vs. Dollar * Dollar off vs. yen, U.S. dollar index little changed on week * Canadian dollar plunges after November GDP contraction By Daniel Bases NEW YORK, Jan 30 (Reuters) – The dollar traded Read More

After the European Central Bank’s monetary policy bombshell, many foreign central banks have enacted their own easing or are cogitating about potential cuts ahead, bolstering the outlook for the U.S. dollar and currency-related exchange traded funds. The PowerShares DB U.S. Dollar Index Bullish Fund (UUP) and the actively managed WisdomTree Bloomberg U.S. Dollar Bullish Fund Read More

Investing.com – Investing.com – The dollar held steady, hovering close to more than 11-year highs against the other major currencies on Thursday, after the Federal Reserve signaled that interest rates could start to rise around mid-year. Following its policy meeting on Wednesday, the Fed said it would keep rates on hold at least until Read More

(Rewrites with reaction to Fed statement, new throughout) * Fed holds rates unchanged, repeats it is patient on policy * Dollar holds position, up modestly against euro, Swiss franc * U.S. dollar index gains but still off 11-year highs * Greek politics a drag for the euro * New Zealand dollar drops to near four-year Read More

(Updates prices, adds comment, changes byline, dateline, previous LONDON) * Dollar index off 11-year high ahead of Fed statement * Impact on U.S. stocks and corporate profits in focus By Daniel Bases NEW YORK, Jan 28 (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar made a tepid advance against the euro and the Swiss franc on Wednesday but Read More