AUD/JPY — News Archive


Aussie Rallies After Mixed Employment Data, Struggles to Keep Gains

The Australian dollar attempted to rally intraday but has trimmed its gains against most major rivals by now and lost them versus the US dollar entirely. The rally followed employment data, which actually was somewhat mixed.

Australian Dollar Stable After RBA Minutes & China’s Data

The Australian dollar was rather stable today, rising against some rivals and falling versus others, but only just a little bit. Fundamentals were somewhat mixed, giving the currency no help in finding direction. Among important events during the current trading session were the policy minutes from the Reserve Bank of Australia and China’s macroeconomic releases.

Australian Dollar Tanks After Disappointing Retail Sales

The Australian dollar slumped against all major currencies today, falling to the lowest level since June 2017 against the US dollar, after nation’s retail sales unexpectedly halted growth in March. Rising imports in China, Australia’s biggest trading partner, did little to support the currency.

Australian Dollar Lower Despite Record High Business Conditions

The Australian dollar traded broadly lower today despite a report that showed that the business conditions index reached the record high level last month.

Aussie Rallies on RBA Statement & China’s Data, Unable to Keep Gains

The Australian dollar rallied intraday, lifted by the optimistic outlook for the nation’s economy and positive macroeconomic data from China. Yet the currency was unable to preserve gains, falling to the opening level against some rivals and below it against others by now.

Australian Dollar Benefits from Positive Macroeconomic Data

The Australian dollar gained on its major rivals today thanks to a bunch of positive macroeconomic reports released over the current trading session.

AUD Hangs Above Opening, Getting Boost from China’s Manufacturing

The Australian dollar was rising today, getting boost from a decent macroeconomic report about China’s manufacturing sector. While the currency has retreated from its daily highs by now, it is still trading above the opening level.

Australian Dollar Reverses Gains After RBA Stands Pat

The Australian dollar attempted to rally intraday but halted its advance after the Reserve Bank of Australia announced its monetary policy decision.

Australian Dollar Soft After Mixed Australian & Chinese Economic Reports

The Australian dollar was falling since the beginning of today’s trading session and accelerated its decline after the release of mixed macroeconomic data from Australia and Australia’s biggest trading partner — China.

Australian Dollar Soft Following Disappointing Employment Report

The Australian dollar dropped following the release of a disappointing employment report. While the currency attempted to bounce afterwards, it failed and continued to move down, erasing the intraday gains.