Swiss franc

Euro dips as dreary economy weighs, Brexit vote bolsters pound

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 - 09:56 GMT

Prime Minister Theresa May’s government faced the vote on Wednesday after the crushing defeat of her Brexit divorce deal by parliament left Britain’s exit from the European Union in disarray just 10 weeks before it is due to leave.

Dollar slips to four-month low vs. yen amid turmoil in Washington

Tue, 25 Dec 2018 - 09:52 GMT

The dollar fell 0.39 percent to 110.00 yen, its lowest level since late August and is set to fall for an eighth straight session against the Japanese currency, with London and New York shut for Christmas.

Euro jumps after Italy eurosceptic parties' attempt to form government fails

Mon, 28 May 2018 - 08:54 GMT

The euro initially rallied 0.6 percent to $1.1728, pulling itself above 6 1/2-month lows. It trimmed some gains to stand 0.4 percent up on the day at $1.1696.

Euro/Swiss franc at two-month lows as Italy concerns weigh

Wed, 23 May 2018 - 08:46 GMT

While the dollar against a basket of its rivals rose 0.2 percent to 93.76.

Dollar falls to lowest level since August 2015 vs Swiss franc

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 - 08:03 GMT

The U.S. dollar dropped more than 0.3 percent versus the Swiss franc to hit its lowest level since August 2015

Swiss franc loan annulled in Slovenia as currency risks not spelt out

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 - 12:45 GMT

A court in Slovenia has annulled a real-estate loan in Swiss francs because the borrower was not informed of the high risks of such a currency deal.

North Korea jitters ease as focus moves to Brexit speech

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 12:13 GMT

itters over a fresh exchange of barbs between North Korea and the United States eased in Europe on Friday.

North Korea nerves push stocks down for third day, lift gold

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 - 12:07 GMT

World stocks fell for a third day on Thursday and investors moved again into the Swiss franc, yen and gold as North Korea ratcheted up tensions with the U.S.

Swiss franc set for biggest weekly drop in nearly two years

Fri, 28 Jul 2017 - 09:04 GMT

The Swiss franc fell on Friday and is on track to post its biggest weekly drop against the dollar for more than 22 months after breaking through some major technical levels.