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Euro climbs, dollar slips with ECB decision on deck
Thursday, 14 June 2018 14:06 WIB | CURRENCIES |DOLLAR Yen EuroDolar ASAussiepound

The euro firmed up against the dollar on Thursday, ahead of a policy announcement from the European Central Bank, which may outline the bank's plans for winding down its bond-buying program.

The euro strengthened to $1.1804, up from $1.1791 late Wednesday. The greenback also fell against the British pound, which was trading at $1.3394, from $1.3377.

The ICE U.S. Dollar Index a gauge that measures the dollar against six rivals, was down 0.2% at 93.483, versus a level of 93.669 late Wednesday. The broader measure of the WSJ Dollar Index was off 0.1% to 87.08, down from 87.25 late Wednesday.

The dollar slipped to ¥110.18 from ¥110.34. Against the U.S. dollar, the Australian dollar bought $0.7558, down from $0.7577 late Wednesday.

Source: Marketwatch

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