The Australian dollar beside the New Zealand dollar slumped against the American dollar as the Greece crisis is to escalate again, meaning that the global economy may hurt, pushed investors to sell higher yielding currencies.

Moreover, the Australian dollar (Aussie) fell to the lowest level in a month versus the greenback, while the New Zealand dollar (Kiwi) dropped after the NZ's economy reported that its manufacturing volumes dipped for the first time in three quarters and food prices declined.