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Forex Today: Market players keep getting rid of the greenback

1 month ago   |   By FXCM

What you need to know on Wednesday, May 3rd:
The market continued to sell the greenback amid escalating civil unrest in the US. Riots and looting have spread despite curfews, and US President Trump has threatened to use the military to put an end to them. High-yielding currencies edged higher, also supported by economic reopenings and a sharp decline in coronavirus-related numbers throughout Europe lifting investors' hope.
The EUR/USD pair flirted with 1.1200, helped by news coming from Germany as the country is planning lifting travel restrictions. Several European countries that depend...
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