FXstreet.com (CÃ³rdoba) - U.S. markets rally on Friday and main stock indexes finished at the highest level of the year. Crude-oil also jumped hitting 2009 highs. The Dow Jones rose 1.65% and finished above 9500. Nasdaq also rallied rising 1.60%. The Dollar is mixed across the board rising against GBP but falling to EUR and CHF. The Swiss Franc is holding at high weekly levels across the board.
EUR/USD managed to stay above 1.4300 after a volatile session. The pair reached an intra-week high at 1.4375 but then weakened and fell to 1.4277. At the final hours of trade the pair rose above 1.4300 to 1.4340.