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Norwegian Krone Gains Despite Falling Manufacturing Production

The Norwegian krone gained against some of its major rivals today despite falling manufacturing production. Some analysts argued, though, that the data was not as bad it might seem at first glance.

Norwegian Krone Climbs Despite Inflation Miss

The Norwegian krone climbed today even after nation’s consumer inflation missed expectations.

Norwegian Krone Declines as Inflation Slows

The Norwegian krone declined today after nation’s inflation slowed unexpectedly last month.

Norwegian Krone Jumps After Inflation Data

The Norwegian krone climbed today, reaching the highest level for the year against the euro. The reason for the sharp rise was the better-than-expected inflation print released during the trading session.

Norwegian Krone Rallies Despite Slowing Economic Growth

The Norwegian krone rallied against the US dollar today even as Norway’s economic growth slowed.

Data from Statistics Norway Makes Krone Weaker

The Norwegian krone fell today as a set of negative reports was released today by Statistics Norway, making the nation’s currency less attractive to traders who prefer to avoid risky assets due to the poor market sentiment.

Krone Rises as Norges Bank Does Not Plan to Buy Foreign Currency

The Norwegian krone climbed today as Norway’s central bank indicated that it is not going to buy foreign currency for the government fund. On the negative side, unemployment growth stalled in August.