Wellington, Oct 8 NZPA - The New Zealand dollar rose to its highest level against the greenback in nearly a year, just below US76c, before being smashed down more than a cent.
By 8am today the kiwi was buying US74.99c, below its level of US75.39c at 5pm yesterday.
Wellington, July 9 NZPA - The New Zealand dollar peeked above US71c for the first time since late June as economic data from the United States and Australia restored faith in the global economic recovery and boosted appetite for higher-yielding currencies.
Wellington, July 2 NZPA - After dipping below US68c for the first time in three weeks yesterday evening, the New Zealand dollar made up some lost ground overnight against a greenback weakened by data that heightened worries the United States economic recovery is stalling.
Wellington, July 1 NZPA - The New Zealand dollar fell to its lowest level in three weeks today but the Australian dollar got a lift late in the session from reports of a deal on the controversial mining tax.