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US dollar edges up amid COVID-19 uncertainty

New York: The US dollar rose slightly in late trading on Friday amid renewed concerns over uncertainties arising from the COVID-19 pandemic. The dollar index, which measures the greenback against six major peers, was up 0.06 per cent at…

US dollar rises on risk aversion

New York: The US dollar climbed in late trading on Friday as the COVID-19 pandemic restrained market participants' appetite for risk. The dollar index, which measures the greenback against six major peers, was up 0.39 per cent at…

US dollar declines in global markets

New York: The US dollar declined in late trading on Thursday as investors digested key economic data. US initial jobless claims, a rough way to measure layoffs, stood at 2,16,000 in the week ending February 29, a decrease of 3,000 from…

US dollar rises as coronavirus fears ease

New York: The US dollar rose as investors expressed confidence that the novel coronavirus outbreak will be contained soon. In late New York trading on Wednesday, the euro was down to $1.0868 from $1.0920 in the previous session, and the…