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NZ dollar extends rate rally, Australia bonds outperform

By Wayne Cole SYDNEY, Oct 6 (Reuters) - The New Zealand dollar extended a post rate-hike bounce on Thursday and dragged its Australian cousin along for the ride, while Australian bonds consolidated having outperformed all comers early in the week. The kiwi dollar rose 0.6% to $0.5770 NZD=D3 , and away from the recent 2-1/2 year trough of $0.5565. Resistance now lies around $0.5805, with support at $0.5680. The Aussie lagged a little at $0.6510 AUD=D3 , but again was edging away from last month's
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New Zealand dollar perks up after hawkish RBNZ, Aussie slips

SYDNEY, Oct 5 (Reuters) - The New Zealand dollar perked up on Wednesday after the country's central bank raised interest rates as expected and doubled down on its resolve to contain runaway inflation, while its Australian counterpart slipped. The kiwi dollar rose to as high as $0.5805 NZD=D3 before giving up some of the gains to be up 0.4% on the day at $0.5753, having fallen a staggering 16% against the U.S.
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Australian dollar gives up rally as RBA delivers dovish hike

SYDNEY, Oct 4 (Reuters) - The Australian dollar lost ground on Tuesday, having rallied sharply overnight, after the Reserve Bank of Australia delivered a smaller-than-expected rate hike, even as central banks elsewhere are raising rates aggressively. The Aussie AUD=D3 slid 0.6% to $0.6476, moving closer to its recent 2-1/2 year trough of $0.6364, after the RBA raised its official cash rate by 25 basis points to 2.6%, defying expectations for a bigger 50-basis-point rise.
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Speculators' net long USD bets grow, Sterling shorts shrink -CFTC, Reuters

NEW YORK, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Speculators' net long bets on the U.S. dollar edged higher in the latest week, according to calculations by Reuters and U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday. The value of the net long dollar position was $10.43 billion for the week ended Sept. 27, compared with a net long position of $10.23 billion last week.
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Speculators' net long USD bets grow -CFTC, Reuters

NEW YORK, Sept 30 (Reuters) - Speculators' net long bets on the U.S. dollar edged higher in the latest week, according to calculations by Reuters and U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission data released on Friday. The value of the net long dollar position was $10.43 billion for the week ended Sept. 27, compared with a net long position of $10.23 billion last week.
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