British Pound Gains Most vs U.S. Dollar: Currency ScorecardIsaac Aquino
The British pound registered the biggest gain against the U.S. dollar among 15 major currencies today, strengthening 1.02 percent as of about 5:00 p.m. Tokyo time. The worst performer was the Japanese yen, which fell 0.65 percent. All percent changes were calculated on Tokyo trading day.
The following table ranks the best- and worst-performing major currencies against the dollar.
============================= ============================= Percent Percent Best Performing: Change Worst Performing: Change ============================= ============================= British pound 1.02 Swedish krona 0.29 South Korean won 0.95 Taiwan dollar 0.26 Norwegian krone 0.63 New Zealand dollar 0.25 Euro 0.52 Australian dollar -0.01 Danish krone 0.51 Mexican peso -0.05 South African rand 0.42 Swiss franc -0.34 Canadian dollar 0.39 Japanese yen -0.65 Singapore dollar 0.39 ============================= =============================