Yen touches 5-year low as dollar rises
The dollar was on the front foot on Tuesday.
US Manufacturing in focus post Labour Day
With US markets closed yesterday for Labour Day, movement in currencies as expected were fairly subdued and range traded.
Pound up before Bank of England
Sterling rose to an almost two-week high.
Euro in freefall
The New Zealand dollar narrowly outperformed in otherwise quiet overnight trade, rising as much as 0.2 per cent on average against its leading counterparts.
Weekly Market Analysis: Ruble slumps to record low on Ukraine tensions
The ruble fell further as the crisis in Ukraine deepened.
Euro dips before inflation data
The euro was set for a seventh weekly loss.
Euro continues to weaken against major counterparts
The British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) has predicted that the UK economy will grow faster than expected this year and in 2015.