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Forex-Us Dollar stay close to 2-month record.

On Thursday,the us dollar was steady on the forex market close to 2-month record against other major currencies after strong U.S. jobs data which increase the chances for for a Federal Reserve rate hike next week.
After Wednesday’s ADP nonfarm payrolls report that showed that the U.S. private sector added 298,000 jobs in February,the us dollar was boosted .Following recent hawkish comments by Fed policymaker, including Chair Janet Yellen,an interest rate increase at the Fed’s March 14-15 meeting is seen as a near certainty.
At 08.47 GMT,the U.S. dollar index fell slightly to 102.16 from 102.27,the March 2 high record.
The us dollar increased against the yen,the pair USD/JPY rose 0.24% to 114.62.
The euro was little changed,as the couple EUR/USD stayed at 1.0547, under the week’s high of 1.0639.
With the pair GBP/USD at 1.2157,sterling reached a 7-week low.