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Dollar little changed as traders seek direction from Fed meeting By Reuters

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By Kevin Buckland

TOKYO (Reuters) – The U.S. greenback held regular towards main currencies on Monday (NASDAQ:), after posting its largest weekly achieve in additional than a month, as traders closed brief positions forward of a Federal Reserve coverage meeting this week.

The dollar was buying and selling little changed at $1.21075 towards the euro in Asia, after touching an virtually one-month high of $1.2093 within the earlier session, amid warning forward of the Fed meeting that runs two days to Wednesday.

The yen was at 109.715, after weakening to 109.840 on Friday for the primary time since June 4.

The , which measures the U.S. foreign money towards six rivals, was largely flat at 90.510 from as excessive as 90.612 on Friday. It completed final week with a 0.4% advance.

In current weeks, the index has fluctuated as traders weighed if inflationary stress as the financial system reopens after the pandemic may power the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) into an earlier tapering of stimulus.

Repeated feedback by coverage makers that inflation could be transitory calmed these jitters, however markets additionally now anticipate the Fed could also be near giving clues on the timing for slimming its asset-purchase programme.

“The dollar repositioning shows some nerves heading into the FOMC policy update,” NAB strategist Jason Wong wrote in a notice.

“Over the past month there appears to have been a growing chorus that the time to talk about tapering bond purchases had been reached.”

Among different currencies, New Zealand’s greenback held onto declines from final week to commerce at $0.71315, after matching the bottom since mid-April at $0.71160 on Friday.

In cryptocurrencies, bitcoin traded round $39,000 after recovering from near $31,000 final week.

Rival ether was at round $2,500, the center of a narrowing buying and selling vary spanning the previous month.


Currency bid costs at 0029 GMT

Description RIC Last U.S. Close Pct Change YTD Pct High Bid Low Bid

Previous Change



$1.2105 $1.2109 -0.03% -0.92% +1.2112 +1.2103


109.7550 109.6600 +0.09% +6.26% +109.7650 +109.7300


132.86 132.79 +0.05% +4.68% +132.9100 +132.7500


0.8983 0.8980 +0.05% +1.55% +0.8983 +0.8978


1.4114 1.4114 +0.01% +3.32% +1.4118 +1.4096


1.2160 1.2170 -0.08% -4.51% +1.2164 +1.2157


0.7704 0.7707 -0.04% +0.15% +0.7710 +0.7701


Dollar/Dollar 0.7137 0.7128 +0.13% -0.61% +0.7141 +0.7130

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