Statistics Canada will release Canada jobs data for March at 8:30 am ET Friday. Ahead of the data, the loonie traded mixed against its major counterparts. While it held steady against the aussie, it rose against the rest of major rivals.

The loonie was worth 1.4945 against the euro, 87.28 against the yen, 0.9587 against the aussie and 1.2583 against the greenback as of 8:25 am ET.