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NEW YORK, Dec 3 (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar demonstrated
broad-based strength on Wednesday, bolstered by more upbeat
comments on the U.S. economy by a Federal Reserve official ahead
of a European Central Bank meeting that may result in more
monetary easing measures.
The euro fell to a fresh 27-month low, the dollar
strengthened toward 120 yen and the U.S. dollar index, which
measures the greenback against a basket of currencies, hit its
highest level in over 5-1/2 years.
NEW YORK, Dec 2 (Reuters) – The dollar rebounded on Tuesday,
supported by a retreat in oil prices that has helped to lift it
against commodity-linked currencies.
In afternoon New York trade, the dollar index reached a
4-1/2 year high, while gaining 1.30 percent against the
Norwegian crown and hitting a fresh seven-year high against the