Currency Most Asian currencies shaky as growth concerns, US politics dent sentiment Updated : December 26, 2018 12:05 PM IST The Indian rupee advanced as much as 0.5 percent and was the best performer after a more than 6 percent plunge in oil prices on Wednesday - a boon to India's economy which is a net oil importer. The bitter Sino-US trade war has also taken the sheen away from currencies of export-dependent economies such as Taiwan and South Korea. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.