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Dollar Rises Vs Most Majors Ahead Of GDP Data, Weekly Jobless Claims

August 28, 2014

BRUSSELS (Alliance News) - The US GDP data for the second quarter and weekly jobless claims for the week ended August 23 are set for release at 8:30 am ET Thursday. The greenback showed mixed trading against its major opponents prior to these data. While the greenback held steady against the pound, it advanced against the rest of major currencies.

The greenback was worth 1.3183 against the euro, 1.6589 against the pound, 0.9147 against the franc and 103.72 against the yen at 8:25 am ET.

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Source: Alliance News

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