Bloomberg "Anywhere" Remote Login Bloomberg "Terminal" Request a Demo


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Euro Declines on Concern Rate Increases May Damage Periphery

April 4 (Bloomberg) -- The euro fell against the majority of its most-traded peers on concern interest-rate increases by the European Central Bank will widen the divide between the region’s weakest and strongest economies.

The single European currency snapped a four-day advance against the dollar and a five-day gain versus the yen. The ECB will raise its benchmark interest rate to 1.25 percent on April 7, from a record-low 1 percent, according to all 57 economists in a Bloomberg News survey.

The euro fell 0.1 percent to $1.4219 and 119.53 yen, as of 8:14 a.m. in London. The yen was little changed at 84.05 per dollar.

Link to Company News:{2539Z GR <Equity> CN <GO>}

To contact the reporter on this story: Garth Theunissen in London at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Daniel Tilles at

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.