AUD/USD — News Archive


Australian Dollar Trades Higher After RBA Minutes

The Australian dollar traded higher against its most-traded rivals during the Tuesday’s session after the release of the policy meeting minutes by the Reserve Bank of Australia.

Australian Dollar Declines Against Major Peers After US Fed Decision

The Australian dollar declined against most of its major peers on Friday as investors weighed the effect of the higher interest rates in the United States following an update to monetary policy from the Federal Reserve on Wednesday.

US Dollar Remains Bullish Against Major Currencies Despite Weak Housing Data

The US dollar extended its bullish trend against major currencies despite weak housing data released today. The housing stats released today indicated an 18.7% decline from the 24.7% gain that was witnessed in October.

Australian Dollar Strong After Employment Report

The employment report released from Australia during the Asian trading session was mixed, but that did not prevent the Australian dollar from beating most of its rivals, though not the very strong US dollar.

Australian Dollar Etches Small Gains After Economic Releases

The Australian dollar etched small gains against some of most-traded currencies after the release of macroeconomic reports from Australia as well as from China, Australia’s biggest trading partner.

Australian Dollar Stages Bounce After China’s Data

The Australian dollar rallied today after diving intraday. The currency managed to stage a bounce after China’s economic data surprised economists pleasantly.

Australia Dollar Drops After Economy Declines

The Australian dollar fell today after economic data revealed that Australia’s economy contracted unexpectedly in the third quarter of this year.

Australian Dollar Struggles to Rebound

The Australian dollar has started the decline by the end of the previous trading session and extended its drop into the current session, even though news from Australia was somewhat positive for the currency. With that said, the Aussie is trying to rebound currently and managed to erase losses against some of its rivals and trim them against others.

Australian Dollar Mixed After Australian & Chinese Data

The Australian dollar rose against such currencies as the US dollar and the Japanese yen during Monday’s trading but fell against the very strong euro and traded flat versus the Swiss franc.

Australian Retail Sales Help Aussie to Gain on Rivals

The Australian dollar rose against its most-traded rivals (with the exception of the Japanese yen) today as Australia’s retail sales beat expectations.