Australian Dollar

Aust dollar drifts lower on data

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Weak inflation data in New Zealand sees local currency lose ground against US counterpart.

Aust dollar weaker at noon

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Local currency lower following disappointing inflation figures out of New Zealand.

Scoreboard: Wall Street slide

Wall Street closed lower following news of a shooting at the Canadian parliament in Ottawa, while oil prices fell on a sharp lift in US crude stockpiles.

Aust dollar lower on US data

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Local unit holds below US88c overnight as investors weigh inflation data.

Aust dollar slips slightly on CPI data

Local currency gives up some ground after September quarter headline inflation beats forecasts.

Aust dollar slips below US88c

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Local unit gives up recent gains as US dollar draws strong investor support.

RBA to keep rates on ice as $A declines

Reserve Bank intends to keep the cash rate at record low despite a big surge in housing investment.

Scoreboard: Earnings cheer

European shares dipped on Monday, while Wall Street took an IBM slump in its stride following solid earnings figures elsewhere.

Aust dollar climbs back to US88c

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Local unit returns to US88c ahead of key inflation data, RBA speeches.

Aust dollar higher at noon

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Local currency trending upward ahead of busy week of economic data.

Scoreboard: Confidence surge

Strong gains are expected on the local market after solid US economic data and corporate earnings delighted investors in Europe and the US.

Aust dollar weaker at noon

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Local currency lower but recovering after comments from a US Federal Reserve official.

Aust dollar dips on strong US data

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Local currency loses ground after US weekly jobless claims, iron ore price fall.

Aust dollar jumps in wild trade

Local unit surges beyond US88c during day of intense market volatility.

Aust dollar US1c lower at noon

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Local currency trading below US87c following resurgence in US dollar, RBA comments.

Aust dollar slips below US87c

Local unit slumps almost one cent lower as investors flock back to US dollar.

Aust dollar resilient at noon

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Local currency holds steady in the face of falls on global bourses, attempts by RBA to talk it down.

Aust dollar still overvalued: RBA

Debelle says currency remains higher than it should despite recent declines, $A falls in response.

Aust dollar lifts on Chinese data

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Local currency continues to benefit from upbeat Chinese exports and imports data.

Aust dollar drops below US87c

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Local currency slips in early trade as global economic growth concerns weigh on risk appetite.