Dollar stuck near six-week low vs. yen as “Super Thursday” events loom

The dollar wallowed near a six-week low against the safe-haven yen on Wednesday, with traders cautious ahead of Britain’s general election, a European Central Bank policy decision and testimony by former FBI Director James Comey. The greenback treaded water at 109.490 yen, not far from 109.225, its lowest since...

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Weidmann Says ECB Starting to Debate Whether to Change Guidance

The European Central Bank is starting to debate whether to reflect the euro area’s improving economic prospects in its policy guidance, Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann said. Speaking just hours before the ECB begins its self-imposed quiet period ahead of next week’s monetary policy meeting, Weidmann said the strengthening recovery...

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