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    U.S. dollar edges down amid Fed minutes


    Oct 8, 2020 ,
    U.S. dollar edges down amid Fed minutes

    NEW YORK, Oct. 7 (Xinhua) — The U.S. dollar fell modestly in boring trading on Wednesday as market contributors pored by plan of the newly-launched minutes from the Federal Reserve’s September meeting.

    The dollar index, which measures the dollar in opposition to six valuable friends, was down 0.05 percent at 93.6374.

    In boring Fresh York trading, the euro elevated to 1.1765 U.S. greenbacks from 1.1752 greenbacks in the earlier session, and the British pound elevated to 1.2910 greenbacks from 1.2900 U.S. greenbacks in the earlier session. The Australian dollar rose to 0.7140 U.S. dollar from 0.7116 dollar.

    The U.S. dollar supplied 106.03 Eastern yen, higher than 105.55 Eastern yen of the earlier session. The U.S. dollar elevated to 0.9172 Swiss franc from 0.9166 Swiss franc, and it fell to 1.3267 Canadian greenbacks from 1.3297 Canadian greenbacks.