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Peso strengthens on rate cut expectations

THE peso appreciated against the dollar on Friday after monetary policy decisions from several central banks this week, including the US Federal Reserve cutting interest rates.

Peso inches up as Fed cuts rates

THE PESO edged up on Thursday on positive sentiment following the US Federal Reserve’s decision to cut benchmark rates anew.

Peso climbs ahead of Fed meet

THE PESO continued to recover on Wednesday on the market’s anticipations of a rate cut by the US Federal Reserve and amid stabilizing oil prices after Saudi reported progress in restoring its oil facility.

Peso inches higher on US-Japan deal, FOMC

THE PESO rose slightly on Tuesday amid optimism on the United States and Japan’s trade pact and ahead of the policy meeting of the US Federal Reserve.

Peso drops on risk-off sentiment after attack on Saudi oil facilities

THE PESO weakened against the dollar as investors flocked to safe havens after an attack on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities drove up crude prices and worsened tensions between the United States and Iran.

Peso seen sideways ahead of Fed

THE PESO may move sideways this week amid expectations of an interest rate cut by the US Federal Reserve and geopolitical tensions.

Peso inches higher on bets of US-China deal

THE PESO strengthened slightly on Friday on optimism that the US and China will have an interim trade deal by October.

Peso rises as US, China grant trade concessions

THE PESO regained strength against the dollar on the back of market optimism from positive developments in US-China trade relations.

Peso weakens as dollar rebounds vs most units

THE PESO weakened on Wednesday as the dollar regained its dominance across global markets.

Peso weakens on US data bets

THE PESO closed on a weaker note on Tuesday on the back of expectations of upbeat US producer inflation data.

Peso rises versus dollar on US nonfarm payrolls

THE PESO strengthened against the dollar on Monday on weaker-than-expected US jobs data.

Peso strengthens on inflation data

THE peso strengthened against the dollar on Friday after slower-than-expected inflation for August and in line with a market rally in major economies.

Peso slips on rate cut bets as inflation slows

THE PESO weakened on Thursday despite positive developments regarding the US-China trade war and slower Philippine inflation in August.

Peso climbs on US data

THE PESO recovered versus the dollar on Wednesday following the contraction of the US manufacturing index and amid geopolitical concerns.

Peso weakens further on concerns over Brexit, fresh US-China tariffs

THE PESO extended its losing streak on Tuesday on continued US-China trade war jitters paired with Brexit issues looming anew amid election prospects.

Peso weakens as fresh round of US-China tariffs take effect

THE PESO weakened on Monday as the United States and China kicked off a fresh round of tariffs and with the market expecting slower Philippine inflation in August.

Peso strengthens ahead of first round of US tariffs

THE PESO ended stronger on Friday ahead of the first tranche of the planned tariffs by the United States on some Chinese-made goods on Sept. 1.

Peso strengthens on profit taking ahead of likely weak US GDP...

THE PESO finished stronger on Thursday ahead of an expected downward revision in US economic growth data.

Peso down on BSP easing bets

THE PESO edged lower on Wednesday as the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) chief hinted on another rate cut this year.

Peso flat amid geopolitical issues

THE PESO ended flat on Tuesday due to uncertainty amid the ongoing US-China trade dispute.

Peso falls ahead of Fed chairman’s speech

THE peso weakened against the dollar on Friday on the back of less dovish remarks by the US Federal Reserve ahead of its chairman’s speech.

Peso inches up ahead of Powell speech

THE PESO moved sideways on Thursday following the release of minutes of the US Federal Reserve’s July meeting and as markets stayed on the sidelines ahead of the US central bank chief’s Jackson Hole speech.

Peso seen weakening on Fed meet minutes

THE PESO will likely end on a weaker note today after the release of the minutes of the US Federal Reserve’s July policy meeting.

Peso inches higher as US grants Huawei reprieve

THE PESO moved sideways on Tuesday after the US government granted a 90-day extension for Chinese telecommunications firm Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd. to buy US-made components to service its existing customers.

Peso climbs as markets hope for US-China deal

THE PESO rose on Monday amid optimism on the trade talks between the United States and China, even as US President Donald Trump expressed reluctance to seal a deal in the near term.

Peso to trade sideways

THE PESO is seen to trade sideways this week as the market awaits developments in the ongoing trade dispute between the world’s two largest economies.

Peso gains ground on upbeat US data

THE PESO ended stronger on Friday as traders took profit after favorable July retail sales data from the United States.

Peso weakens on recession fears as US Treasury yield curve inverts

THE PESO depreciated on Thursday as fears of a global recession gripped financial markets following the inversion of the US Treasury yield curve.

Peso recovers vs dollar as Trump delays tariffs

THE PESO appreciated on Wednesday after the United States put off its implementation of additional tariffs on Chinese goods to December.

Peso weakens further

THE PESO weakened on Tuesday as protests in Hong Kong dented sentiment, causing markets to flock to safe havens.

Peso expected to move sideways as markets look for fresh drivers

THE PESO is seen to move sideways this week amid a lack of fresh leads, with the market to be on the lookout for the latest currency news from China.

Peso rises on BSP rate cut

THE peso strengthened on Friday, returning to its P51-a-dollar level on the back of the expected 25-basis-point policy rate cut by the central bank on Thursday despite weaker-than-expected economic growth in the second quarter.

Peso rises on market optimism

THE PESO strengthened on Thursday despite weaker-than-expected gross domestic product (GDP) growth in the second quarter and ahead of the central bank’s policy decision.

Peso returns to P52:$1 level on lingering US-China trade woes

THE PESO weakened further, returning to the P52-per-dollar level, as markets continued to react to lingering US-China trade tensions.

Peso sinks further on yuan move

THE PESO sank on Tuesday as tensions between the world’s two largest economies escalated further after the former tagged the latter as a “currency manipulator.”

Peso weakens vs dollar

THE PESO edged lower on Monday after China’s central bank devalued its own currency in retaliation against US’ planned additional tit-for-tat tariffs on China this September.

Peso sinks on renewed US-China tensions

THE PESO dropped further against the dollar on Friday as the market’s risk appetite waned following escalating trade tensions between China and the United States.

Peso plunges against the dollar as Fed makes ‘insurance’ rate cut

THE PESO declined against the dollar on Thursday after the US Federal Reserve cut benchmark rates.

Peso ends flat vs dollar ahead of Fed decision

THE PESO was steady against the dollar on Wednesday as market participants stayed on the sidelines ahead of the conclusion of US Federal Reserve meeting.

Peso rebounds ahead of Fed review

THE PESO recovered on Tuesday as market players sold dollars to take position ahead of a possible interest rate cut by the US central bank.

Peso weakens vs dollar on US GDP growth data

THE PESO weakened against the dollar on Monday due to a stronger-than-expected US gross domestic product (GDP) report.

Peso expected to trade sideways ahead of US central bank review

THE PESO will likely move sideways against the dollar ahead of the possible policy easing of the US Federal Reserve.

Peso continues rally ahead of US growth data

THE peso continued its rally against the dollar on Friday as traders positioned ahead of the release of US economic growth data by selling the greenback.

Peso recovers vs dollar

THE PESO recovered versus the dollar on Thursday, even as it moved in a tight range ahead of the policy meeting of the European Central Bank (ECB).

Peso continues to drop

THE PESO weakened further against the dollar on Wednesday ahead of likely upbeat US economic data and following comments from the local central bank’s chief.