The dollar rose against the euro as US data further supported the stance for the Federal Reserve to gradually scale back its bond-buying stimulus.
Alex Vynokur, Co-founder & Managing Director of BetaShares, tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks Australian financials are looking particularly bright in 2014.
David Rodriguez, Quantitative Strategist at DailyFX says the resurgence in U.S. Treasury yields show that markets aren't buying the Fed's low-rate message and that will improve the USD's position.
One effect of the Fed's scaling back its bond-buying program: a stronger dollar. The bullish calls are already heating up.
The dollar hit a five-year high versus the yen on Friday as markets focused on the divergence between U.S. and Japanese monetary policy, driving U.S. Treasury yields higher after Wednesday's Fed decision to start cutting bond-buying.
Campbell Dawson, Director at Elstree Investment Management, tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks Rio Tinto is good value at the moment.
Joe Magyer, Senior Analyst at the Motley Fool', explains why he thinks the Australian dollar could hit the RBA's target of 85 U.S. cents.
The dollar traded near a five-year high against the yen on Thursday, a day after the Federal Reserve announced its long-awaited first cut in its bond-buying program.
Dhiren Sarin, chief technical strategist at Barclays, says the yen is set to continue weakening.
George Boubouaras, CIO of Equity Trustees and Steve Johnson, Managing Director at The Intelligent Investor, discuss the state of Australia's economy.
Following the Federal Reserve's decision to taper its bond buys, the dollar rose against the euro before reversing, with the euro now higher.
Michael Every, Head of Financial Markets Research Asia-Pacific at Rabobank, tells CNBC's Cash Flow why he thinks the USD will move structurally higher in 2014.
The dollar drifted higher on Tuesday, trading in narrow ranges, as investors continued to adjust positions ahead of this week's key decision on bond-buying by the Fed.
Steve Ciobo, Parliamentary Secretary to the Australian Treasurer, says getting spending under control is one of the country's top priorities.
Presenting Australia's latest mid-year economic and fiscal report, Treasurer Joe Hockey said that the budget deficit could total A$123 billion over the next four years.
The euro edged higher against the dollar on Monday after two days of losses, lifted by euro zone data showing business activity picked up, while uncertainty over the Federal Reserve's economic stimulus program kept investors wary of the greenback.
The dollar dropped from five-year highs against the yen Friday as investors reduced bets on the greenback amid caution ahead of a U.S. Federal Reserve policy meeting next week that may herald a wind-down of its massive stimulus measures.
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The dollar firmed across the board on Thursday, helped by an upbeat U.S retail sales report that suggested the recovery of the world's largest economy is on a stable footing.
Jim McCafferty, Head of Research at CIMB Securities, says he's overweight on consumer and industrial stocks on the back of a stronger economy.