Federal Statistical Office — News Archive


Euro Rallies Higher on ECB Minutes and Weak US Data

The euro today rallied to new highs against the US dollar after the European Central Bank released the minutes of its last meeting. The single currency rallied much higher during the early North American session after the release of weak US macro data.

EUR/USD Drops to New Lows Despite Positive Eurozone Data

The EUR/USD currency pair today declined to new lows below the crucial 1.2000 psychological level and was on a track to book the second consecutive losing session this year. The currency pair’s decline was largely triggered by the goodish recovery in the US dollar as investors ignored Friday’s disappointing US jobs data.

Euro Declines Against US Dollar on Weak Eurozone CPI

The euro was on a downtrend against the US dollar for most of the European session having been in a consolidation phase during the Asian session. The single currency’s decline was largely precipitated by the modest recovery in the US dollar demand.

Euro Trades Lower Against US Dollar Ahead of FOMC Minutes

The euro today traded lower against the US dollar amid a broad-based greenback recovery for most of today’s session. The single currency was largely unaffected by the positive German employment data released by the Federal Statistical Office.

Euro Rallies Higher Against US Dollar on Last 2017 Trading Day

The euro today rallied higher against the US dollar mainly boosted by weak US Treasury yields, which contributed significantly to the greenback’s overall weakness. The release of the German CPI data for December could have also contributed to the single currency’s rally despite recording a slight decline.

EUR/USD Slumps to New Lows on Mixed Eurozone and ADP Data

The EUR/USD currency pair today slumped to new lows from daily highs set in the late Asian session, despite a raft of positive data from the Eurozone. The release of upbeat German factory orders for the month of October in the early European session could not lift the single currency.

Euro Rallies to New Highs Against US Dollar on PCE Data

The EUR/USD currency pair today rallied to new highs after the release of US Personal Consumption Expenditure report in the early American session. The currency pair had been trending downwards after the release of the Eurozone Consumer Price Index, which was below expectations.

Euro Drops Further Against US Dollar on US GDP Report

The euro today dropped to new lows against the US dollar after the release of positive US GDP data for Q3 2017 in the early American session. The EUR/USD currency pair was on a downtrend after the release of German CPI data in the mid-European session among other Eurozone releases.

Euro Rallies Against US Dollar on Positive German GDP Data

The euro today rallied higher against the US dollar after the release of German GDP data by the Federal Statistical Office. Other releases from the Eurozone including the higher consumer prices in Germany served to boost the euro against the greenback.

Euro Gains Against US Dollar on ECB Economic Bulletin

The euro today gained significantly against the US dollar after the European Central Bank released its economic bulletin. The US dollar was largely weaker against the euro on the back of increased skepticism surrounding the Republican tax reform bill, details of which are to be released later today.