Looking ahead for the week, the U.S. consumer price index for August is set to be out on Tuesday, while retail sales figures stateside are expected Thursday. A slew of Chinese economic data, including retail sales and industrial production for August, is also set to be out on Thursday.
The U.S. dollar index, which tracks the greenback against a basket of its peers, was at 92.624 after a recent decline from above 92.7.
The Japanese yen traded at 109.88 per dollar, stronger than levels around 110.4 seen against the greenback last week. The Australian dollar changed hands at $0.7366 following its slide last week from above $0.744.
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