* Euro dives to lowest against dollar since September 2003 * Sweden’s crown falls vs dollar on Swedish QE speculation * Euro sinks to seven-year low vs sterling * Greek election on Sunday adding to euro weakness (New throughout, updates prices; changes byline, dateline, previous LONDON) By Sam Forgione NEW YORK, Jan 23 (Reuters) – Read More

After Switzerland shocked markets by scrapping its currency cap, investors are beginning to ask whether a policy surprise may be lurking for the dollar, too. Samson Capital Advisors LLC said the Swiss move, which sent the franc surging as much as 41 percent against the euro last week, was “a good reminder” of the risks Read More

The dollar rally is continuing. The U.S. dollar index, a basket of currencies versus the greenback, hit an eight-year high after the European Central Bank announced its monetary stimulus plan. With more euros floating around, each one is anticipated to be worth less compared to the dollar. But with nearly half of all revenues for Read More – – The dollar trimmed gains against the other major currencies on Friday, after downbeat U.S. housing and manufacturing reports, but the greenback still continued to trade at a 12-year peak as risk aversion continued to dominate. In a report, the National Association of Realtors said that U.S. existing home sales rose Read More

Your browser is not supported. Please upgrade to one of the following browsers: Google Chrome Mozilla Firefox Apple Safari Microsoft Internet Explorer 8+ You may proceed to the site by clicking here, however some pages might not work correctly. – To receive Ilya’s analysis directly via email, please SIGN UP HERE Talking Points: US Dollar Technical Strategy: Holding Long via Mirror Trader Basket ** Support: 11772, 11715, 11584 Resistance:11888, 11983, 12077 The Dow Jones FXCM US Dollar Index re-accelerated upward anew, with prices establishing a new six-year high. A daily close above the Read More – Talking Points: Dollar Charges Higher as Policy Contrast Draws Focus to Fed Euro Suffers Biggest Drop in Three Years on Massive ECB QE British Pound: Will 4Q GDP Forecasts Revive BoE Rate Forecasts? Dollar Charges Higher as Policy Contrast Draws Focus to Fed While this past session’s top event risk – the ECB’s Read More

A gauge of the dollar approached a 10-year high on speculation the U.S. is moving toward raising interest rates as policy makers in Europe and Japan meet to discuss further measures to bolster their stagnant economies. New Zealand’s dollar plunged toward a more than two-year low after consumer prices fell. The U.S. currency climbed for Read More – – The dollar climbed to fresh 12-year highs against the other major currencies on Thursday, after the release of relatively positive U.S. jobless claims data and as the European Central Bank announced a large scale quantitative easing program. In a report, the U.S. Department of Labor said the number of individuals Read More

* Traders cut back on short euro bets ahead of ECB * Traders eye Thursday ECB announcement after reports on stimulus * Dollar falls against yen after BoJ keeps stimulus unchanged (Recasts throughout, adds comments, updates prices) By Sam Forgione NEW YORK, Jan 21 (Reuters) – The dollar slipped against the euro on Wednesday after Read More