Australian Dollar

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

by AAP
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.

Aust dollar steadies at noon

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Local currency stabilises after falling US1c overnight on global growth concerns.

Scoreboard: Wall Street tumble

Wall Street dived again, reversing the gains made on Wednesday, while oil prices plumbed depths not seen in more than two years.

Aust dollar slumps US1c lower

Local unit gives up recent gains on growing global growth concerns.

Aust dollar hits two-week high

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Local currency pushes higher US Fed indicates it's in no hurry to increase interest rates.

Aust dollar back above US88c on Fed

Local unit moves US1c higher after day of wild swings on currency markets.

Scoreboard: Downgrade dive

European markets and Wall Street dived on a downgrade in the global growth forecast, while major currencies continued to strengthen against the greenback.

Aust dollar jumps back above US88c

Local unit continues to rebound from four-year low below US87c.

Scoreboard: Gold rebounds

Gold prices rise, Wall Street sees choppy trade and major currencies strengthen against the greenback.

Aust dollar moves clear of US87c

by AAP
Local currency adds over half a cent, recovers most of its losses from end of last week.