Safe-haven currencies like the yen and the Swiss franc were much in demand on Monday as an emerging markets sell-off continued.
The yen, Swiss franc and euro charged higher amid worries about a China slowdown and turmoil in some emerging markets.
Sterling rose to an almost three-year high against the dollar on growing expectations that the BoE will raise interest rates sooner.
The dollar slipped on Wednesday, hurt by gains in sterling and the Australian currency.
David Greene, Head of Dealing at AFEX Australia, says the surprise rise in inflation could prompt a rate hike from the Reserve Bank of Australia.
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The dollar rose versus the yen on Tuesday, helped by renewed talk that the U.S. Federal Reserve may announce a further taper next week.
The euro recovered slightly from a two-month low against the dollar on Monday, helped by higher short-term market interest rates.
Dominic Bunning, FX Strategist at HSBC, says a lot of the moves have already happened in AUD, and it's now the time to look into EUR and GBP.
The Australian dollar tumbled to its lowest level since mid-2010 against a firmer U.S. dollar on Thursday.
Nick Verdi, Director, FX Strategy Asia Pacific ex-Japan at Barclays, explains why he still likes being short on the Aussie, and explains why Asian currencies are very sensitive to U.S. treasury yields.
David Bloom, Global Head of Foreign Exchange Strategy at HSBC, explains why the euro may see a plunge similar to the Australian dollar's.
CNBC's Julia Wood reports on the chances of a resurgence in Australian real estate trusts.
The yen and Australian dollar nursed heavy losses early on Wednesday, having suffered a swift turnaround in fortunes as a shakeout in long dollar positions came to an abrupt end following upbeat U.S. retail sales data.
The U.S. dollar's decline to multi-week lows against the Japanese yen following Friday's shockingly weak U.S. jobs number represents just a temporary setback for the greenback, according to CNBC's latest poll.
The U.S. dollar has taken a beating in the aftermath of last week's much softer-than-anticipated non-farm payrolls report, dealing a blow to those betting on a stellar year for the greenback.
The dollar tumbled to its lowest in almost a month against the yen on Monday, following Friday's soft U.S. jobs data.
Trading at a four-year low and suffering its worst week since last June, the Canadian dollar has come under pressure against a basket of G10 currencies.
Sean Fenton, Portfolio Manager at Tribeca Investment Partners describes how a weaker Australian dollar will propel the local market higher this year.
The dollar fell broadly after weaker-than-expected U.S. jobs data on Friday affirmed expectations that the Federal Reserve will take a gradual approach to tapering its bond buying program this year.