The greenback's strength should not be taken for granted as Fed comments create uncertainty over future rate hikes
Investors are also re-pricing into the market the increased likelihood of a threat to Theresa May's leadership
The Federal Open Market Committee is expected to raise interest rates for the fourth time this yea
Political paralysis remained the main concern for investors
Inflation, triggered mainly by food prices, is expected to stand at 2% in 2018
U.S. stocks losses prompt move towards safe havens
European shares near two-year lows
Euro recovers from last week's weakness, up 0.2%
The dollar index was flat at 97.1 after losing 0.4% on Monday.
Government deposits amounted to $83bln in November, while monetary deposits hit $111.3bln
U.S. central bank is expected to push up interest rates again.
Wickremesinghe sworn in as Sri Lanka's prime minister on Sunday