Australian dollar

Australia dollar struggles after RBA caution, other currencies tread water

Tue, 16 Apr 2019 - 09:44 GMT

The Australian dollar was the surprise loser after Australia’s central bank left the door ajar for a possible cut in interest rates.

Aussie leads recovery as hopes for accommodative Fed knock the dollar

Mon, 18 Mar 2019 - 09:32 GMT

The euro was also a beneficiary from the weaker dollar, adding 0.2 percent to $1.1347.

Dollar edges up on better risk appetite, upbeat U.S. data

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 - 08:02 GMT

The dollar index against a group of six major currencies was a shade higher at 89.538 after gaining 0.1 percent overnight.

Dollar sags on Fed's rate hike views, pound hits seven-week high before BoE

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 - 08:04 GMT

The pound extended its overnight rally and rose to a near seven-week high of $1.4171.

Dollar pauses after U.S. jobs report gives it a boost

Mon, 05 Feb 2018 - 09:44 GMT

The U.S. dollar paused on Monday after rebounding at the end of last week, when a strong jobs report suggested the currency’s weakness might have gone too far, too fast.

Asia stocks subdued as China data disappoints

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 - 08:39 GMT

Asian stocks put in a subdued performance on Tuesday as Chinese economic data disappointed and investors pondered.

U.S. jobs data key for a lacklustre dollar

Fri, 03 Nov 2017 - 09:25 GMT

The dollar drifted sideways on Friday after a week of losses, as markets waited for U.S. jobs data to shake the currency out of recent ranges.

Dollar recovers some ground before data; sterling tanks

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 - 01:27 GMT

The dollar recouped some losses on Thursday but was still holding near a 2-1/2-year low hit in the previous session as investors readied for U.S.