AUD/USD — News Archive


Australian Dollar Little Changed After Retail Sales & RBA

The Australian dollar was little changed after the release of the better-than-expected retail sales figure and the monetary policy statement from the Reserve Bank of Australia.

Unexpectedly Steep Drop of Building Approvals Makes Aussie Soft

The Australian dollar was vulnerable today due to unexpectedly soft macroeconomic data. The currency logged a decline, though has trimmed it against some of rivals by now.

Australian Dollar Records Limited Gains Despite Supportive Data

Australia’s dollar started November off with gains against the US dollar as markets speculate that the Reverse Bank of Australia could be moving away from reducing its interest rates any time soon.

Economic Data from Australia Sends Aussie Lower

The Australian dollar fell today as economic reports released from Australia during the current trading session were not particularly good, making them detrimental to the currency.

Australian Dollar Retreats from Session Highs, Stays Above Opening

The Australian dollar rose today following the release of better-than-expected inflation data. While the currency has retreated from the session highs as of now, it is still trading above the opening level.

Australian Dollar Struggles to Rise Ahead of Q3 CPI

The Australian dollar has continued to grapple against the power of the mighty US dollar. But today, AUD/USD attempted to fight its way back, setting a high at 0.7640 when just on Friday, it traded as low as 0.7587.

Australian Dollar Holds Ground During Friday’s Session

The Australian dollar held its ground against some rivals (like the US dollar) and managed to gain on the others (like the euro) during the Friday’s trading session.

Australian Dollar Falls vs. US Dollar After Six Sessions of Gains

The Australian dollar went down today, falling for the first time in seven sessions against its US counterpart, after the release of macroeconomic data from Australia. While reports were mixed, markets apparently preferred to pay more attention to the bad part of the data.

Australian Dollar Struggles to Keep Rally After China’s Data

The Australian dollar rallied after China released a bunch of macroeconomic reports, though the currency struggled to keep gains and actually slipped below the opening level against the Japanese yen.

Australian Dollar Rallies After RBA Minutes

The Australian dollar rallied following the release of the October policy meeting held by the Reserve Bank of Australia. The currency also got support from rallying Asian equities and rising crude oil prices.