CANADA FX DEBT-C$ weakens after U.S. jobless claims data

Thu Jan 27, 2011 8:40am EST
 
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 TORONTO, Jan 27 (Reuters) -  The Canadian dollar softened
slightly against the greenback on Thursday after data showed an
unexpected surge in weekly U.S. jobless claims.
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 The currency  CAD=D4 fell as low as C$0.9974 to its U.S.
counterpart, or $1.0026, immediately following the data, down
from C$0.9955 to the U.S. dollar, or $1.0045, heading into the
release.
 (Reporting by Claire Sibonney; editing by Jeffrey Hodgson)