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FOREX-Dollar index holds losses after U.S. home resales data
December 21, 2016 / 3:14 PM / 9 months ago

FOREX-Dollar index holds losses after U.S. home resales data

NEW YORK, Dec 21 (Reuters) - The dollar held earlier losses against a basket of currencies on Wednesday as sales of U.S. existing homes increased to a near 10-year high in November, supporting the view of a resilient housing sector in a climate of rising interest rates.

The dollar index, which measures the greenback against six major currencies, was down 0.45 percent at 102.85, retreating from a 14-year high set on Tuesday. (Reporting by Richard Leong; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)

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