Currency

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Kiwi dollar below US73c, shrugs off govt shutdown

Fourth quarter inflation data on Thursday is the key domestic event this week.

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NZ dollar heads for weekly 0.7pc gain

Meanwhile a possible shutdown in the US continued to weigh on the greenback.

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NZ dollar steadies after sharp fall

Meanwhile the greenback gained after upbeat comments from the US Federal Reserve.

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NZ dollar pushes higher in Asian session as Wall Street hits records

The kiwi traded at US72.66c as at 5pm in Wellington.

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NZ dollar heads for weekly gain

The kiwi rose to A92.03c from 91.37c and advanced to 53.53 British pence.

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Kiwi dollar falls against Aussie on stronger retail

Looking ahead, markets will be interested in the US producer price index overnight.

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Kiwi up in Asia as US dollar out of favour

The US dollar has struggled to gain traction so far this year.

Kiwi dips against rising Greenback

Tax cuts were expected "to provide some boost to consumer spending" in the US leading to a stronger dollar.

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Kiwi dollar up as commodities lift

"Commodities have been rallying across the board, and that's putting some pressure on the [US] dollar."

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The drop was so quick that website Coinbase suspended trading.

Bitcoin price plunges by 30 per cent in another major slump

The huge losses overnight returned the price of bitcoin only to where it was trading about two weeks ago.

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NZ dollar holds gains against Aussie

"The Aussie is still suffering from the RBA yesterday."

End of the euro? French presidential candidate plots return of the franc

Marine Le Pen wants France to take control of its money subject to a referendum that would lead France out of the EU and its shared currency.

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The offending Yuan were purchased by a businessman, who says he nearly got into a lot of trouble in China.

ANZ investigates claims Palmy branch issued counterfeit Chinese cash

Two businessmen pre-ordered Yuan for a trip to China, but say six of their banknotes were fake.

Bitcoin founder backtracking

Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright said he does not "have the courage" to publish additional proof that he was the founder.

New Zealand Currency

Reserve Bank keeps OCR at record low of 2.25 per cent

"The main domestic risks relate to weakness in the dairy sector and the decline in inflation expectations."

New Zealand five dollar note.

'Clear winner' - NZ's new five dollar note wins top award

The award recognises achievement in design, technical sophistication and security.

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New Zealand Currency

'There is pretty much no inflation in NZ' - Reserve Bank keeps OCR on hold at 2.5%

The Reserve Bank, in December, did not rule out further cuts later this year.

Reserve Bank tipped to keep OCR on hold

An announcement on the OCR will be made just after 9am today.

Another bruising day on international financial markets has triggered fears about China’s economic strength.

Kiwi business confidence hits six year low

Bill English acknowledges the survey shows that the economy is going through a 'softening stage'.

Local stocks feel the impact of global market jitters

The NZX is down over 100 points to 5,633 points, that's a significant fall of about two per cent.

Kiwi dollar hits six-year low against the US after China’s currency move

China’s central bank devalued the yuan by 1.9 per cent.

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These are the 40 alternatives which the Flag Consideration Panel will now consider.

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Cash, New Zealand currency

Crypto-currencies by 2040 - prediction

MYOB's chief technology officer predicts crypto-currencies will replace cash by 2040.

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NZ dollar likely to continue fall

Christmas shopping, filling up the car and going overseas could get more expensive for Kiwis.

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Dash for cash reaches Auckland

A version of the global treasure hunt for cash has come to New Zealand with a dash for cash in Auckland today.

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