Currency news

$A plummets amid RBA rate cut talk
Traders are ditching the Aussie after interpreting outgoing Reserve Bank governor Glenn Stevens's comments to indicate another rate cut is likely.
$A falters as iron ore plunges
The Australian dollar has been weighed down by plummeting iron ore prices ahead of a speech from RBA governor Glenn Stevens.
$A loses ground in sleepy trade
The Australian dollar has edged lower following a muted night of trade with currencies, commodities and equities largely unchanged.
NZ dollar falls on US rate hike talk
Speculation that there is still scope for the US Federal Reserve to cut interest rates next month sends the NZ dollar lower against the greenback.
$A dips as iron ore plummets
The Australian dollar is in negative territory after a muted night of trade where commodity prices fell.
$A marginally higher on greenback weakness
A bit of faltering momentum in the greenback and a lack of risk events has kept the Australian dollar trading within a tight range.
NZD gains as doubts emerge about Fed hike
The kiwi rose to 67.94 US cents on speculation there are enough uncertainties facing the Federal Reserve to discourage it from increasing rates.
$A edges down with quiet data week ahead
The Australian dollar has nudged lower after ranging sideways over the weekend and with little to drive direction in the coming days.
$A slides as markets range sideways
The Australian dollar has slipped following a weekend of quiet trade with little data or news to drive direction.
NZ dollar gains on UK slowdown talk
Concerns that the UK's economic slowdown is not just down to the Brexit vote send the NZ dollar higher against the British pound.