Australian Dollar

Australian Dollar

The Australian dollar (sign: $; code: AUD) is the currency of the Commonwealth of Australia, including its external territories Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, and Norfolk Island, as well as the independent Pacific Island states of Kiribati, Nauru, Tonga, Tuvalu, and Vanuatu. The Australian dollar was legal tender of Papua New Guinea until 1 January 1976, when the Papua New Guinean kina became the sole legal tender. Within Australia, it is almost always abbreviated with the dollar sign ($), with A$ or AU$ sometimes used to distinguish it from other dollar-denominated currencies. It is subdivided into 100 cents. In 2016, the Australian dollar was the fifth most traded currency in the world, accounting for 6.9% of the world's daily share (down from 8.6% in 2013). It trades in the world foreign exchange markets behind the US dollar, the euro, the yen and the pound sterling. The Australian dollar is popular with currency traders, because of the comparatively high interest rates in Australia, the relative freedom of the foreign exchange market from government intervention, the general stability of Australia's economy and political system, and the prevailing view that the Australian dollar offers diversification benefits in a portfolio containing the major world currencies, especially because of its greater exposure to Asian economies and the commodities cycle. The currency is commonly referred to by foreign-exchange traders as the "Aussie dollar".

Platinum Ounce

Platinum Ounce

Platinum is a chemical element with symbol Pt and atomic number 78. It is a dense, malleable, ductile, highly unreactive, precious, silverish-white transition metal. Its name is derived from the Spanish term platino, meaning "little silver".Platinum is a member of the platinum group of elements and group 10 of the periodic table of elements. It has six naturally occurring isotopes. It is one of the rarer elements in Earth's crust, with an average abundance of approximately 5 μg/kg. It occurs in some nickel and copper ores along with some native deposits, mostly in South Africa, which accounts for 80% of the world production. Because of its scarcity in Earth's crust, only a few hundred tonnes are produced annually, and given its important uses, it is highly valuable and is a major precious metal commodity.Platinum is one of the least reactive metals. It has remarkable resistance to corrosion, even at high temperatures, and is therefore considered a noble metal. Consequently, platinum is often found chemically uncombined as native platinum. Because it occurs naturally in the alluvial sands of various rivers, it was first used by pre-Columbian South American natives to produce artifacts. It was referenced in European writings as early as 16th century, but it was not until Antonio de Ulloa published a report on a new metal of Colombian origin in 1748 that it began to be investigated by scientists. Platinum is used in catalytic converters, laboratory equipment, electrical contacts and electrodes, platinum resistance thermometers, dentistry equipment, and jewelry. Being a heavy metal, it leads to health problems upon exposure to its salts; but due to its corrosion resistance, metallic platinum has not been linked to adverse health effects. Compounds containing platinum, such as cisplatin, oxaliplatin and carboplatin, are applied in chemotherapy against certain types of cancer.As of 2018, the value of platinum is $833.00 per ounce.

1190 Australian Dollar to Platinum Ounce exchange rates chart

1190 AUD to XPT exchange rates graph
1190 AUD to XPT Spot rate – This is known more formally as the ‘interbank’ rate. It is the rate banks or large financial institutions charge each other when trading significant amounts of foreign currency. In the business, this is sometimes referred to as a ‘spot rate’. It is not the tourist rate and you cannot buy currency at this rate, as you are buying relatively small amounts of foreign currency. In everyday life it is the same as the difference between wholesale and retail prices. The rates shown in financial newspapers and in broadcast media are usually the interbank rates.

1190 AUD to XPT exchange rates table

Exchange AUD to XPT
1190 Australian Dollar = 1.026 Platinum Ounce
2380 Australian Dollar = 2.053 Platinum Ounce
5950 Australian Dollar = 5.131 Platinum Ounce
11900 Australian Dollar = 10.263 Platinum Ounce
Exchange Australian Dollar to Platinum Ounce
1190 Australian Dollar to Platinum Ounce Cross rate – This is the rate we give to customers who want to exchange currencies that do not involve the local currency. For example, if you want to exchange Australian dollars into US dollars.

1190 AUD to XPT exchange rates news

$A near multi-month highs amid Fed caution - 9Finance

Flaring Sino-US trade tensions have kept the Aussie dollar off its high, but the currency is still at a mul...

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Aussie, kiwi near multi-month highs as Fed caution weighs on dollar

SYDNEY, Nov 19- The Australia and New Zealand dollars held near multi-month peaks on Monday as the greenback stumbled on concerns about slowing.

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AUD/USD Bullish Sequence Sputters Ahead of RBA Minutes

The near-term advance in AUD/USD appears to be stalling ahead of the RBA Minutes as the exchange rate struggles to extend the recent series of

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Australian dollar strengthens
Australian dollar strengthens

Aussie dollar climbs against its US counterpart.

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Jubilee Metals Annual Loss Narrows Significantly As Production Jumps

LONDON (Alliance News) - Mining firm Jubilee Metals Group PLC said Wednesday it narrowed its ...

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Gold Edges Higher as Dollar Falls

Gold prices swung between small gains and losses before closing higher for the fourth consecutive session, boosted by a slightly weaker dollar.

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Precious metal prices up in Azerbaijan
Precious metal prices up in Azerbaijan

Precious metal prices increased in Azerbaijan on Nov. 16, according to the data published by the country’s Central Bank.

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Gold ends higher for a third session and books a more than 1% weekly advance
Gold ends higher for a third session and books a more than 1% weekly advance

Gold futures end higher Friday for a third consecutive session to book a weekly advance of more than 1%, with geopolitical turmoil and broader equity market weakness helping to underpin prices.

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