After closing the week with losses, the US dollar starts the day with a slight downward trend.
For the fifth week in a row, the US currency starts the session lower as the market is awaiting economic data of relevance in the United States.
Currently, the expectations that the Federal Reserve of the United States (Fed) will be less aggressive in the increases to its interest rate are increasing, since July inflation was below expected levels, falling from 9.1 to 8.5 percent, according to official data from the Department of Labor.
On the contrary, the dollar index (DXY), that measures the behavior of the currency against a basket of the six most important currencies, started the day with a rise of 0.51 percent, standing at 106,040 units.
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