LONDON — The pound is falling against the dollar on Thursday after the Bank of England held interest rates unchanged at 0.25%.
Switzerland's financial markets regulator on Thursday sanctioned a private bank linked to Royal Bank of Scotland for having "seriously breached" money laundering rules in connection with indebted Malaysian sovereign wealth fund 1MDB.
The dollar fell to its lowest since mid-November on Thursday after the Federal Reserve disappointed investors hoping for a clear sign of a March interest rate rise, while the Australian dollar rallied after data showing a record trade surplus.
Next trading day's important events
- USDJPY: 112.28
- EURUSD: 1.0816
- S&P 500: 2273.56
- NASDAQ : 5623.13