U.S. dollar index falls to lowest level since April 2018

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The U.S. dollar index slipped 0.3% to 89.51, the lowest level since April 2018. The greenback fell more than 6% in 2020, weakening as global financial conditions improved. The U.S. Federal Reserve has cut interest rates to nearly zero, expanded bond purchases and established a number of different programs to support credit.
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