AUD/JPY — News Archive


Aussie Bounces vs. Greenback, Remains Down vs. Yen

The Australian dollar bounced against its US peer following the earlier decline but fell against the Japanese yen. Fundamentals were a bit mixed, and that explains the mixed performance of the currency.

Australian Dollar Undeterred by News from China

The trade balance report released from China was not particularly good. Yet this did not prevent the Australian dollar from rising, even though China is Australia’s biggest trading partner, thus news from the Asian country usually has a big influence on the Australian currency.

Australian Dollar Higher Despite Lackluster Retail Sales

The Australian dollar moved higher during today’s trading session even though Australia’s retail sales missed analysts’ estimates.

Australian Dollar Faces Interest Rate Cut with Resilience

The Australian dollar demonstrated a surprising resilience after the interest rate cut from the Reserve Bank of Australia and poor economic data. While the currency dipped initially, the drop was quickly followed by a strong bounce.

Australian Dollar Climbs, Ignoring Disappointing Employment

The Australian dollar gained against the US dollar and the Japanese yen today even though employment growth trailed forecasts. The likely reason for the currency’s strength was the policy decision of Great Britain’s central bank.

Australian Dollar Takes Breath

The Australian dollar gained today amid the improving market sentiment. While the threat of the Brexit is still looming, markets decided to take breath and halted sell-off of high-beta currencies.

Helpful Fundamentals Make Australian Dollar Stronger

The Australian dollar climbed today thanks to helpful fundamentals, like the rise of crude oil prices and the weakness of the US dollar.

Australian Dollar Opens Sharply Higher, Moves Further Up

The Australian dollar opened sharply higher today and is now trading above the opening level as traders felt less concerned about the possibility of the Brexit.

Australian Dollar Weak Despite Supportive Employment Data

The Australian dollar dropped on Thursday even though economic data released from Australia during the session was positive. The currency touched the lowest level in four years versus the yen.

Australian Dollar Rises in Spite of Economic Data

The Australian dollar gained against its most-traded peers today even though Australia’s economic data was not particularly helpful to the currency.