NEW YORK - The U.S. dollar index fell from a three-week high on Thursday as a weaker than expected U.S. payrolls report lowered chances of a U.S. interest rate hike come September, while Wall Street and world stock markets ended little changed after a volatile week.
NEW YORK - The U.S. dollar slipped against a basket of major currencies on Thursday after disappointing U.S. jobs data pushed out bets for a Federal Reserve rate hike to 2016, while caution ahead of this weekend's Greek referendum limited losses.
LONDON - The FTSE ended higher on Thursday as oil major BP rose after reaching an $18.7 billion settlement with the U.S. government and commodity stocks tracked stronger crude oil and metals prices.
NEW YORK - Crude oil prices ended little changed on Thursday as the first weekly gain in the U.S. rig count this year pared earlier gains. | Video
LONDON - In all the huff and puff over Greece in the past month, a number of major banks and investors have decided the main driving force behind the dollar's 18-month surge against the euro is evaporating.
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