The U.S. dollar is the dominant currency in the global financial system, but some countries are following the trend of de-dollarization.
In a volatile and difficult year for many assets and equities, how have the world's major currencies performed against the U.S. dollar?
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Recent trade deals and the creation of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank show the dollar is slowly losing its status as the primary reserve currency.