U.S. Dollar

U.S. Dollar

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The dollar strengthened to $1.3514 per euro in New York yesterday, from $1.3832 last week, which was the weakest level since November 2011. The U.S. currency gained 1.8 percent against the pound to $1.5968 after reaching $1.6257 on Oct. 23, the lowest since Oct. 1.