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Â· NZDUSD â€“ The steady trend of consumer spending on credit has still not shown a significant reaction to the RBNZâ€™s four consecutive rate hikes that brought the OCR to 8.25 percent. Without a confirmed cooling trend in the consumer sector, Governor Alan Bollard may be unable to
Â· EURUSD â€“ Current account surplus shrinks to 1.7 billion euros as high currency takes its toll on goods and services. PMI services and manufacturing activity gauges fall to 54.0 and 53.2 respectively in September. Both gauges marking their slowest pace in two years.
Â· Flaherty Says the `Real Story' in Rise to Parity Is U.S. Dollar's Weakness - Bloomberg
Â· US rate moves not major constraint on
Â· Spot gold jumps to 28-year high - Reuters
Â· Northern Rock turned down JP Morgan rescue proposal - Telegraph