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Saturday, June 2, 2012
May 2012 Currency Exchange Rates
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The U.S. dollar gained ground against two of the three currencies we track: 1.7 percent relative to Canada’s loonie and 2.8 percent against the euro; however, the dollar depreciated by 2.0 percent against the yen. On a trade-weighted index basis, the dollar strengthened by 1.7 percent against a basket of 26 currencies.