The dollar index hit 2-month highs on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen left the door open to a rate increase. » Read More
Retail sales missed expectations, and state unemployment benefits claims climbed higher than expected.
Nick Tuffley, Chief Economist at ASB Bank, expects the Reserve Bank of New Zealand to continue hiking rates. He also discusses how migration may impact inflation.
Hamish Pepper, Forex Strategist, Asia Pacific at Barclays and Daryl Guppy of Guppytraders.com, debate the direction of the Australian dollar.
Simon Robertson, CFO at Auckland Airport, says the firm has a balanced currency exposure to combat the impact of a stronger Kiwi dollar.
Robert Rennie, Global Head of FX Strategy at Westpac Bank, says the Reserve Bank of New Zealand has shifted its focus away from the currency to the domestic mortgage market.
The euro neared a four-month low versus the dollar and a 1-1/2 year trough against sterling on Wednesday.
The dollar extended gains against the euro, amid expectations that the Federal Reserve could raise rates sooner than expected.
The euro weakened against the dollar, as yield differentials between Treasuries and Bunds widened to multi-year highs.
The euro rose against the dollar and the yen on Monday, on confidence that the ECB will not be easing policy again soon.
The euro languished near four-month lows after the European Central Bank's loosened monetary policy.
The dollar rose, getting a lift from fatter Treasury yields and investor anxieties about policy shifts from the ECB.
Subdued euro zone inflation data kept expectations of aggressive European Central Bank monetary stimulus alive, much of which is priced in.
The euro fell against the dollar on speculation of further monetary stimulus from the European Central Bank.
The yen levelled off on Friday but still looked set to rack up its best gains for months after a jumbled week of currency moves.
The dollar neared a two-month high against major currencies, pausing after rallying due to a hold in sterling and the euro's fall.
The euro fell to a three-month low on Wednesday as expectations solidified for an ECB attack on monetary policy next week.
The British pound sank on Tuesday after weak lending data added to concerns over a European election win for the anti-EU UKIP party.
The euro recovered early losses on Monday after European election results saw gains for Eurosceptics but did not deliver a serious domestic blow to some European governments.
The euro fell to a three-month low against the dollar after a soft German business sentiment survey added pressure on the ECB.
Robust expansion in Germany led the euro off lows, but growing expectations the ECB will ease monetary policy next week kept gains muted.