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Peso ends flat on positioning ahead of break

THE PESO was steady against the dollar on Wednesday amid volatile trading and positioning by market players ahead of the Holy Week break.

Peso weakens vs dollar

THE PESO weakened against the dollar on Tuesday, snapping its rally, as market players reduced their short positions amid a generally stronger greenback.

Peso hits one-year high vs dollar

THE PESO strengthened further against the dollar to hit a one-year high on Monday following upbeat developments in the United States-China trade talks and amid anticipated remittance flows.

Peso closes higher after Chinese exports beat expectations

THE peso strengthened further to a fresh one-month high against the dollar following upbeat Chinese trade data.

Peso continues to rise vs dollar

THE PESO strengthened against the dollar to hit a one-month high on Thursday following the announcement of a narrower trade deficit for February.

Peso strengthens to P51:$1 level

THE PESO returned to the P51-per-dollar level on Wednesday, driven by weak economic data in the United States as well as pent-up remittances after a holiday.

Peso seen moving sideways versus dollar

THE PESO is seen to move sideways against the dollar for the rest of the week due to mixed signals locally and abroad.

Peso declines on US jobs report

THE PESO declined against the dollar on Monday following the better-than-expected jobs report in the United States.

Peso to weaken vs dollar

THE PESO is expected to weaken versus the dollar today following the better-than-expected jobs report in the United States.

BSP signs currency settlement deals with ASEAN central banks

THE BANGKO SENTRAL ng Pilipinas (BSP) has forged agreements with the central banks of Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand as they look to set up direct settlement systems across currencies.

Peso climbs as BSP stays dovish despite easing inflation

THE PESO strengthened versus the dollar on Friday, bolstered by dovish cues from the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) despite a slower-than-expected March inflation print.

Peso drops anew ahead of March inflation report

THE PESO declined against the dollar on Thursday, dragged by market positioning ahead of local inflation data.

Peso surges vs dollar on US-China talks

THE PESO continued to improve against the dollar on Wednesday amid increased risk appetite due to positive expectations on the US-China trade negotiations.

Peso strengthens in muted trade ahead of March inflation report

THE PESO strengthened against the dollar on Tuesday amid “quiet” trading as investors continue to wait for local inflation data to be released on Friday.

Peso to weaken on fears of slowing global growth

THE PESO will likely depreciate this week amid persistent signs of slowing global growth.

Peso stronger on risk-on sentiment amid developments in US-China trade talks

THE peso strengthened against the dollar on Friday, as investors sought to park their funds in riskier currencies pending the outcome of the United States-China trade negotiations.

Peso declines vs dollar on global growth fears

THE PESO declined further against the dollar on Thursday, dragged by dovish remarks from the European Central Bank (ECB).

Peso weakens on growth fears

THE PESO weakened against the dollar on Wednesday, dragged by risk-off sentiment in the market amid concerns of a slowing global economy and ahead of the trade negotiations between the United States and China.

Peso strengthens against dollar amid fears of recession in US

THE PESO strengthened against the dollar on Tuesday on the back of profit taking as worries over a possible recession in the United States lingered.

Peso dips against US dollar amid global economic worries

THE PESO dipped against the dollar on Monday dragged by risk off sentiment amid concerns of a slowdown in the global economy.

Peso surges as BSP keeps policy settings steady

THE PESO surged versus the dollar on Friday, boosted by the central bank’s decision to keep both interest rates and bank reserve levels steady during this week’s meeting.

Peso hits two-month low

THE PESO declined against the dollar on Thursday to a fresh two-month low as market players awaited the policy decision of the local central bank.

Peso edges up ahead of Fed, BSP

THE PESO traded sideways versus the dollar yesterday, with the mild strength reflecting profit taking as investors await the results of rate-setting meetings by the United States and Philippine central banks.

Peso plunges ahead of BSP move

THE PESO plunged against the dollar anew on Tuesday as market players continue to wait for a possible rate or reserve ratio cut by the local central bank during its policy meeting tomorrow.

Peso ends flat vs dollar

THE PESO closed flat against the dollar on Monday amid “strong” appetite for the US currency despite trading weaker overnight.

Peso weakens on fears of delayed trade war resolution

THE peso declined further against the dollar on Friday, following reports of delays in a meeting between US President Donald J. Trump and Chinese President Xi Jinping.

Peso weakens in ‘muted’ trading session

THE PESO weakened against the dollar on Thursday amid “muted” trading as market players await catalysts.

Peso rebounds on selling

THE PESO rebounded against the dollar on Wednesday as agent banks sold their dollars to temper market volatility.

Peso plunges to six-week low vs dollar

THE PESO plunged to a six-week low against the dollar following statements from Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Benjamin E. Diokno about slashing banks’ reserve requirement ratio (RRR) quarterly.

Peso rises versus dollar on weak US labor data

THE PESO strengthened slightly against the dollar on Monday due to weak labor data in the US and amid “very quiet” trading.

Peso to move within slim range on US data, dim global...

THE PESO is expected to move sideways against the dollar this week as weaker-than-expected labor data may offset negative sentiment due to increasing signs of slowing global growth.

Peso drops to two-week low on weak global growth prospects

THE PESO slipped to two-week low versus the dollar on Friday, reeling from negative market sentiment following a dimmer global outlook from the European Central Bank (ECB).

Peso inches up vs dollar

THE PESO appreciated slightly against the dollar on Thursday on the back of hawkish statements from a US Federal Reserve official.

Peso recovers as Diokno eyes RRR cuts

THE PESO rebounded against the dollar on Wednesday as remarks from newly appointed Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Governor Benjamin E. Diokno quelled market uncertainties.

Peso plunges on BSP chief pick

THE PESO plunged against the dollar on Tuesday, dragged by market uncertainty following the appointment of Budget Secretary Benjamin E. Diokno as the new Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) chief.

Peso declines on profit taking

THE PESO depreciated slightly against the dollar on Monday as market players took profit following the local unit’s rally last week.

Peso flat after strong US GDP, possible BSP intervention

THE peso was flat against the dollar on Friday following stronger-than-expected economic data in the United States, triggering speculation of central bank intervention in the market.

Peso climbs to fresh peak vs dollar

THE PESO climbed further to hit a fresh nine-month high versus the dollar on Thursday amid continued optimism on the trade negotiations between the United States and China.

Peso rises to P51:$1 level

THE PESO climbed further against the dollar, closing the session at the P51 level, ahead of a meeting between the United States and North Korea.

Peso rises to nine-month high

THE PESO strengthened to a nine-month high against the dollar on Tuesday on the back of developments in the trade negotiations between the United States and China.

Peso to climb on US-China deal

THE PESO is expected to strengthen against the dollar this week due to positive developments in the US-China trade relations.

Peso climbs ahead on hawkish comments from Guinigundo

THE PESO strengthened versus the dollar on Friday, buoyed by hawkish comments from a central bank official and offshore inflows ahead of the sale of retail Treasury bonds next week.

Peso weakens anew versus dollar

THE PESO dropped against the dollar on Thursday after news of a Chinese port banning Australian coal imports hit the latter’s currency.

Peso climbs on dovish Fed bets

THE PESO strengthened to a one-month high against the dollar on Wednesday on stronger bets of “dovish” US Federal Reserve policy minutes.

Peso rises ahead of Fed minutes

THE PESO strengthened further against the dollar on Tuesday on heavy greenback selling ahead of the release of the minutes of the US Federal Reserve’s last policy meeting.