The ADP National Employment report, which sheds light on non-farm private employment, is scheduled to be released at 8:15 am ET. The private sector in the U.S. is likely to have lost 663,000 jobs in March.

The greenback held steady against its major counterparts ahead of the report. As of now, the dollar is trading at 98.82 versus the yen, 1.14 against the Swiss franc, 1.44 against the pound and 1.3256 per euro.

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