On Friday, during the trading session in Asia was stable value of the euro after European Central Bank President Mario Draghi signaled that a rate cut on Thursday was the last and is not expected further reductions in the future.
EURUSD currency pair traded with a value of $ 1.1175, which compared to its value at the level of $ 1.1178 late Thursday in New York. Against the Japanese yen EURJPY euro was at ¥ 126.72 compared with ¥ 126.52 late on Thursday.
Initially, the market has welcomed the decision of the ECB and the new stimulus package, designed to increase the level of inflation and the resumption of "lame" the eurozone economy, which pulled the euro down to $ 1.0821.
However, after Draghi announced that the ECB does not expect further rate cuts, the euro's value rose to a three-week high of $ 1.1218. Draghi also said the abolition of the introduction of a multi-level system of deposit.
Speech Draghi sparked sales of shares and bonds in the euro zone and the decline of shares in Tokyo. Investor sentiment in Asia improved slightly after the index Nikkei Stock Average rebounded from earlier losses and then showed growth. The index increased by 0.5% at the end of the trading session.
Recovering stock markets helped the dollar recoup some of its losses against the yen. Currency Pair USDJPY traded with a value of ¥ 112.75 earlier in the session - down from ¥ 113.17 late Wednesday in New York. Later, "American" changed direction and headed for the cost of ¥ 113.46.
the WSJ dollar index, which measures the greenback against a basket of other currencies, was down 0.08% to 88.13.
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