Wednesday, 23 July 2014

Currencies News

  • Putin's push into Ukraine worsens Russia's economic slump

    15:33 | 23/7/14
    BDlive
    Investors are paying 2.9 percentage points more for the rights to sell the rouble over those to buy - about twice the premium for the Polish zloty and Colombian peso, according to so-called three-month risk reversal data. The 2.5% decline for Russia's ... more»
  • Indian rupee opens at 60.14 per dollar; gains 10 paise

    15:33 | 23/7/14
    Moneycontrol.com
    Constant flow of FIIs and positive sentiments in the market has helped local equities to grow. Taking cues from positive equities rupee is expected to gain as Asian markets have already started the day on a strong note, says Pramit Brahmbhatt of Veracity. more»
  • dollar 'unsustainably high,' says English

    15:11 | 23/7/14
    New Zealand Herald
    Finance Minister Bill English said the New Zealand dollar, which hit a record on a trade-weighted basis this year, is "unsustainably high". more»
  • Asia stocks rise as geopolitical concerns begin to ease; Australian dollar ...

    15:11 | 23/7/14
    Daily News & Analysis
    Asian stocks edged up on Wednesday as risk aversion triggered by recent geopolitical tensions continued to ebb, while the Australian dollar spiked on stronger-than-expected inflation data. Violence continued in Gaza, but hopes rose for an easing of ... more»
  • NZ dollar 'unsustainably high' - Bill English

    15:11 | 23/7/14
    TVNZ
    Finance Minister Bill English said the New Zealand dollar, which hit a record on a trade-weighted basis this year, is "unsustainably high". more»
  • English says NZ dollar 'unsustainably high'

    15:11 | 23/7/14
    Scoop.co.nz
    The New Zealand dollar has been hovering near its post-float high of 88.40 US cents before weakening last week on slower inflation figures and a fall in dairy prices. more»
  • INTERCONTINENTAL FIJI TO HOST GOLF ROYALTY

    14:48 | 23/7/14
    The Jet Newspaper
    In support of an earlier statement by PGA CEO Brian Thorbun, General Manager of InterContinental Fiji, Erik Stuebe says, “In addition to the immediate multi-million dollar boost to local economy the influx of visitors will bring, the tournament places ... more»
  • China yuan weakens to 6.1572 against USD

    14:26 | 23/7/14
    Shanghai Daily (subscription)
    China yuan weakens to 6.1572 against USD. Jul 23,2014. BEIJING, July 23 (Xinhua) -- The value of the Chinese currency renminbi, or the yuan, weakened by 28 basis points to 6.1572 against the U.S. dollar in its central parity on Wednesday, according to ... more»
  • S. Korea won gains on offshore inflows, Q2 GDP eyed

    14:26 | 23/7/14
    Reuters
    Retail investors offloaded a net 58 billion won, leveling the board. Kia Motors Corp, South Korea's major automaker, fell 1.1 percent amid discussions with Mexico toward the opening of a new $1.5 billion auto plant, according to Mexican officials on ... more»
  • Australian dollar bounces back on CPI figures

    13:35 | 23/7/14
    Sydney Morning Herald
    After trading down about 0.1 per cent, to US93.84 cents, throughout the morning, the Australian dollar bounced back to US94.28 cents on the release. more»
  • Human Rights Group Say US-Bound Migrants Face Torture And Other Horrors In ...

    12:45 | 23/7/14
    Business Insider
    Amnesty International said Colon was declared a prisoner of conscience since the group believes he was tortured due to his racial group and subjected to a baseless trial in which he is accused of organized crime. more»
  • Aussie Near 2-Week High Before Inflation; Euro Weak on Sentiment

    12:22 | 23/7/14
    Bloomberg
    The Aussie has climbed 0.5 percent in the past week, the best performer among 10 developed-nation currencies tracked by Bloomberg Correlation Weighted Indexes. more»
  • Asia stocks edge up as risk aversion wanes, euro languishes

    12:11 | 23/7/14
    Reuters UK
    TOKYO (Reuters) - Asian stocks edged up on Wednesday as risk aversion triggered by recent geopolitical tensions continued to ebb, while the euro languished near eight-month lows. Violence continued in Gaza, but hopes rose for an easing of tension in ... more»
  • Currency values in terms of Special Drawing Rights

    11:37 | 23/7/14
    Business Recorder
    ... exchange rate against the US dollar as reported by the issuing central bank and the SDR value of the US dollar, except for the Iranian rial and the Libyan dinar, the values of which are officially expressed directly in terms of domestic currency ... more»
  • Euro finally gives in, Aussie eyes CPI test

    11:37 | 23/7/14
    Reuters
    SYDNEY (Reuters) - The euro languished at multi-month lows against many of its peers early on Wednesday, having moved decisively lower overnight along with an eye-catching fall in the Swiss franc. more»
Global Indices
CodeLastChange
NZ505,147210.40%
COMP4,456310.71%
DJI17,114620.36%
SP5001,984100.50%
DAX9,7341221.27%
FTSE6,795670.99%
NI22515,333100.07%
TWI80.640.050.06%
Currencies
CodeLastChange
EURUSD1.3460.0000.01%
NZDUSD0.86790.00060.07%
AUDUSD0.94310.00400.43%
NZDAUD0.92000.00280.30%