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$A below 90 US cents after Japan quake
The Australian dollar is lower after an earthquake in Japan encouraged traders to move out of riskier currencies like the Aussie dollar.
Kiwi holds gains ahead of dairy auction
The kiwi has been boosted against the greenback after weaker than expected US industrial production figures created some uncertainty for investors.
$A rises on interest rate speculation
The Australian dollar has risen slightly on speculation interest rates may rise to help cool the housing market.
Dollar higher ahead of Fed meeting
US interest rates have edged up in recent weeks amid the calls for tighter policy, but still remain far below the levels of last December.
$A recovers from its dip below 90 US cents
The Australian dollar hit a fresh six-month low of 89.84 US cents overnight but has since recovered, rising back above 90 US cents.
NZ dollar gains ahead of key US meeting
The NZ dollar makes ground against the greenback ahead of a key Federal Reserve meeting which is set to offer an insight into future interest rate rises.
$A falls past 90 US cents
The Australan dollar has fallen below 90 US cent on expectations of a US interest rate hike and weak Chinese industrial production data.
Ruble hits historic low against greenback
The ruble slumped to 38.04 to the US dollar shortly after Moscow markets opened - the first time it has weakened beyond the rate of 38 to the dollar.
Kiwi falls on weak Chinese data
Weaker than expected Chinese industrial output figures pushed the New Zealand dollar lower as traders await upcoming data and a US Fed review.
$A hits new six-month low
Better US economic data has pushed the Australian dollar to fresh six-month lows.