Dollar Up Holds Onto Biggest Gains FX Signals | – The dollar was up on Friday morning in Asia, holding onto the biggest gains in over two months as a rise in U.S. Treasury yields led to some unwinding of bearish bets on the U.S. currency. The market avoided big moves as investors finish the week.

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The U.S. Dollar Index that tracks the greenback against a basket of other currencies edged up 0.14% to 89.907 by 9:07 PM ET (2:07 AM GMT).

The benchmark 10-year Treasury yield topped 1% on Wednesday for the first time since March 2020, and the euro was at $1.22685 following a 0.5% drop seen on Thursday.

The rising yields and dollar prompted caution in some investors.

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Dollar “positioning is stretched and the backup in U.S. yields has some investors nervous,” TD Securities analysts said in a note.  Forex Signals – Dollar Down

The USD/JPY pair inched up 0.08% to 103.88, with Japan’s greater Tokyo area entering a state of emergency on Thursday.

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The AUD/USD pair edged down 0.19% to 0.7753, with Australia’s third-largest city of Brisbane entering a three-day lockdown from later in the day. The NZD/USD pair inched down 0.06% to 0.7250.

The USD/CNY pair inched down 0.05% to 6.4726 and the GBP/USD pair inched down 0.08% to 1.3552.

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On the data front, the U.S. will release employment data, including non-farm payrolls, later in the day.

Dollar Up Holds Onto Biggest Gains

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