AUD/JPY: Italian Uncertainty, Debelle’s Comments Weigh on the Aussie

A combination of factors is presumed to weigh on the Australian dollar opposite the Japanese yen today. At the forefront are renewed concerns over the Euro Zone as results from the Italian elections are likely to show that the houses of parliament are split between the left and the right. Likewise, comments by Reserve Bank of Australia Assistant Governor Guy Debelle earlier today and a weaker than expected Chinese manufacturing report are also deemed to weaken the Aussie.

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AUD/JPY: Aussie Gains as Positive Data Support RBA Views

Upbeat economic data from Australia are foreseen to buttress views that the Reserve Bank of Australia will hold interest rates unchanged at the conclusion of its meeting today.

AUD/JPY: Aussie Up as RBA Minutes Show No Signs of Another Rate Cut

The Australian dollar is believed to maintain its strength opposite the Japanese yen today as the Reserve Bank of Australia did not provide fresh hints of further rate

AUD/USD: Safety Bets Rise as Fiscal Cliff Talks Stall

The US dollar is seen to shine as an apparent stalemate on talks over averting a fiscal cliff is deemed to incite risk-off trades today. As the White

AUD/JPY: CPI Data Boosts the Aussie; Yen Falls on BOJ Easing Speculations

The release of the CPI report by the Australian Bureau of Statistics showed Australia's third quarter CPI beating market expectations, reducing speculations of a rate cut by the

Economics Weekly by Lloyds TSB

The Swiss franc and the Japanese yen were among the top performing currencies this week after equity and credit markets worldwide plummeted on fears over a possible debt