The Australian dollar attempted to rally on the back of positive domestic housing data but failed. The currency dropped versus the US dollar and slumped 1 percent against the Japanese yen.
House Prices — News Archive
September 22nd, 2015 at 12:15
August 17th, 2015 at 16:49
The Great Britain pound was hurt by today’s economic data that showed a decline of house prices in the United Kingdom this month. Yet not all the news was negative for the currency.
July 20th, 2015 at 16:56
The Great Britain pound is struggling against other major currencies today. While the outlook for the Bank of England’s monetary policy remains very supportive for the currency, it looks like the last week’s rally is losing steam.
June 23rd, 2015 at 10:09
The Australian dollar held steady against its US counterpart and managed to gain on the Japanese yen today even though economic data from Australia was not particularly supportive to the currency.
June 15th, 2015 at 12:10
The Great Britain pound dipped against the US dollar and erased its earlier gains versus the Japanese yen today as traders have flocked to safer currencies after the weekend talks between Greece and its creditors had failed.
June 13th, 2015 at 1:09
Lately, macroeconomic fundamentals were detrimental to the Great Britain pound, but that did not prevent the currency from ending Friday with gains. In fact, the sterling reached the highest level since September 2008 against the Japanese yen.
May 14th, 2015 at 10:32
The Great Britain pound extended its move upward today, rising to the highest level since November against the US dollar and gaining versus the Japanese yen. Today’s economic data was supportive for the currency while yesterday’s news was not so much.
April 29th, 2015 at 17:47
The Great Britain pound rallied today, reaching the strongest level in a month versus the US dollar, as macroeconomic data from the United Kingdom was relatively positive. The softness of the US currency added to the upside momentum of the sterling.
April 10th, 2015 at 2:04
The Great Britain pound sank yesterday after the Bank of England made no changes to its monetary policy and UK economic data came out mixed. While the sterling erased its losses versus the euro today, the currency retained its weakness versus the US dollar and the Japanese yen.
March 05th, 2015 at 14:01
The Bank of England provided no surprise to the Forex market at today’s meeting, keeping its monetary policy unchanged. The Great Britain pound gained on the Japanese yen after the news but was unable to beat the US dollar.