Tag Archives: Swiss francs
US Dollar Mixed on Downbeat Nonfarm Payrolls
New York: The US dollar traded mixed against other major currencies as the latest nonfarm payroll report from the country came out weaker than expected. In late New York trading on Friday, the euro fell to $1.1161 from $1.1202 of the previous session, and the British pound increased to $1.3296 fr..
US Dollar Falls on Downbeat Manufacturing Data
New York: The US dollar declined against other major currencies as manufacturing data from the country came out negative. In late New York trading on Thursday, the euro rose to $1.1202 from $1.1152 dollars of the previous session, and the British pound increased to $1.3275 from $1.3128, Xinhua ne..
US Dollar Declines Amid Yellen’s Remarks
New York: The US dollar decreased against most major currencies on Tuesday as investors were digesting Federal Reserve Janet Yellen's remarks during her semi-annual testimony. In her testimony before the US Senate Banking Committee on Tuesday, Yellen reiterated the cautious approach to raising in..
Lafarge India to sell cement units to Birla Corp as a part of merger
As a condition of their last merger, cement maker Lafarge Holcim said it would sell two plants in India to Birla Corporation for about 750 million Swiss francs ($768 million). Indian regulators still need to approve the sales. Lafarge Holcim received conditional approval from the Competition Comm..