The actions of China’s financial regulators and speculation that there are problems in the US economy haven’t been able to put significant pressure on the dollar for a long period of time. At the moment, for the period of the trading session, the US dollar has significantly increased quotes against the yuan and the euro as well as a common basket of major currencies.
Among other circumstances, analysts and independent experts believe that a significant impact on the rate of the national currency of the United States had an increase in the yield of government loan bonds.
The current value of the US dollar index is at 94.96 points. Relative to the six major currencies of the general basket the price increased by 0.47%.
In particular, consumer confidence index growth was noted and positive data on consumer expectations index appeared. The confidence index reached the level of 100.8 points, and the expectations index reached the level of 116.1 points. At the same time, inflation risks slightly decreased, to 2.4% in the current month, against 2.5% in August.