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April 1, 2016

AUD/USD Above 0.7650 as China Manufacturing Grows First Time Since June 2015

The Australian dollar rose toward a nine-month high after a report showed manufacturing unexpectedly expanded for the time since June in China, the South Pacific nation’s […]
March 22, 2016

US Treasury Critical of RBA Talk

The Reserve Bank of Australia’s attempts to talk the local currency lower last year prompted criticism from the US Treasury. The US representative office at the […]
March 17, 2016

AUD/USD Surges to above 0.7550 after Fed Revises Rate Outlook

Local shares are poised to open higher, with the $A already surging, after the US Fed pointed to a more cautious rate rise outlook. Local jobs […]
March 1, 2016

AUD/USD up to 0.7130 after RBA Sits at 2%

Australia’s central bank held its policy nerve as global ructions and a higher currency add another layer of difficulty to an economy already grappling with weaker […]