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AUD/NZD tests 1h 100-SMA and retreats post- GDP

FXStreet (Mumbai) - AUD/NZD faced rejection just below 1.10 handle and erased most gains, now trading muted around 100-DMA at 1.0972.

AUD/NZD taking on the recovery from 20-DMA

05:23 02 December /2015 Forex

Lael Brainard: concerned on dollar strength

FXStreet (Guatemala) - Lael Brainard, voting member of the FOMC, is speaking on the Lower Neutral Rate and its Implications for Monetary Policy at the Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research Associates Meeting.

So far she has said the following, taken from Reuters:

Need gr...

05:23 02 December /2015 Forex

PBOC sets USD/CNY reference rate at 6.3958 VS 6.3973 Tuesday

FXStreet (Mumbai) - On Wednesday, the Chinese central bank, PBOC, sets US dollar/Yuan central parity at 6.3958 versus 6.3973 on Tuesday close.

05:23 02 December /2015 Forex

AUD/USD bulls lack enthusiasm on decent Q3 GDP?

FXStreet (Guatemala) - AUD/USD was marginally higher on the release of a decent result in the 05:00 02 December /2015 Forex

Q3 GDP growth was a touch above bank's forecasts “ RBA™s Stevens

FXStreet (Mumbai) - Additional headlines from RBA Governor Stevens are crossing the wires, with the central bank chief expressing his views on the latest Australia™s GDP numbers and the future monetary policy path.

Key Quotes:

05:00 02 December /2015 Forex

NZD/USD: lapping up softer dollar - ANZ

FXStreet (Guatemala) - Analysts at ANZ explained that the USD sold off yesterday as markets digested the potential for a weak manufacturing print.

Key Quotes:

"This eventuated with the ISM printing at levels not seen since 2009. However, the slowdown in the manufactur...

05:00 02 December /2015 Forex

Dairy expectations kicked down the road - ANZ

FXStreet (Guatemala) - Analysts at ANZ noted that the dairy prices improved overnight, with WMP up 5.3% and the GDT-TWI lifting 3.6%. Current market expectations are for a further lift at the second auction in December. The key question is whether this enough “ combined with other forward look...

04:46 02 December /2015 Forex

Australia Gross Domestic Product (QoQ) came in at 0.9%, above expectations (0.8%) in 3Q (Barcelona) For more information, read our latest forex news.

04:46 02 December /2015 Forex

Australia Gross Domestic Product (YoY) came in at 2.5%, above forecasts (2.4%) in 3Q (Barcelona) For more information, read our latest forex news.

04:46 02 December /2015 Forex

USD/JPY: Bulls fighting hard for 123 handle

FXStreet (Mumbai) - The US dollar remains better bid against the Japanese currency at Tokyo open, with USD/JPY hovering few pips shy of 123 handle.

USD/JPY holding on above key support near 122.80

04:46 02 December /2015 Forex

Australia™s GDP expands 0.9% in Q3, beats estimates

FXStreet (Mumbai) - The latest figures from the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) showed that Australia™s GDP expanded 0.9% in the September quarter, against 0.5% growth seen previously. Markets had predicted the economy to grow 0.8% in Q3. While on annual basis, the...

04:46 02 December /2015 Forex

Swings in AUD helped combat inflation “ RBA™s Stevens

FXStreet (Mumbai) - Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) Chief Glen Stevens is now on the wires via Reuters, speaking at the Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce breakfast, in Perth. Mr. Stevens is seen commenting on the overall Australia™s economic outlook and the exchange...

04:23 02 December /2015 Forex

Japan Monetary Base (YoY) came in at 32.5% below forecasts (35.2%) in November (Barcelona) For more information, read our latest forex news.

04:00 02 December /2015 Forex

USD/JPY: stuck on a need for more data - FXStreet

FXStreet (Guatemala) - Valeria Bednarik, chief analyst at FXStreet explained that the USD/JPY pair failed to sustain gains above the 123.00 level, and ends the day around th...

03:46 02 December /2015 Forex

AUD due a reversal? - ANZ

FXStreet (Guatemala) - Analysts at ANZ recently noted that the AUD has performed relatively well over the past few weeks, taking some heart from the recovery in emerging market sentiment and in the continued stability of the long end of the US curve.

Key Quotes:

Domestic news has ...

03:46 02 December /2015 Forex

South Korea Current Account Balance declined to 7.19B in October from previous 9.76B (Barcelona) For more information, read our latest forex news.

03:23 02 December /2015 Forex

Aussie GDP Q3 - what to expect in AUD/USD?

FXStreet (Guatemala) - AUD/USD has been making a strong recovery from the Nov lows circa 0.7010 and has recently garnered demand right through the cluster of hourly SMA's in a softer greenback. A series of d...

03:23 02 December /2015 Forex

EUR/JPY: better bid in weak dollar eviroment

FXStreet (Guatemala) - EUR/JPY has got a lift in a weak greenback environment while the Yen has been uneventful within a narrow range of 20 pips opposed to EUR/USD having a good crack on the 1.06 handle ...

02:23 02 December /2015 Forex

Nikkei hovers near three-month highs

FXStreet (Córdoba) - Asian equities closed higher, with the Nikkei 225 adding 268 points and ending the day at 20,012.40, its highest in over three months.

A weaker yen also helped investors to look past tepid Chinese manufacturing data, although the Japanese index failed to extend its gains in...

01:46 02 December /2015 Forex

GBP/CAD consolidates near 1-week highs

FXStreet (Córdoba) - The GBP/CAD cross advanced to a 1-week high on Tuesday, as the Canadian dollar weakened on the back of disappointing domestic GDP readings.

Canadian GDP contracted 0.5% in September, while the annualized reading for the third quarter resulted at 2.3%. GB...

01:23 02 December /2015 Forex

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