The dollar index was off 0.37 to the 91.52 level. The euro was up to $1.1766 after German October Industrial Production rose more than the expected 1.1%.
The sterling was up at $1.7442, even though the Bank of England left its key rate unchanged at 4.50%, as widely expected.
The dollar was down at 120.39 yen after October machine orders rose 4.8%, leaving orders up 8.5% on a year earlier. November bank lending figures showed total lending falling.