After losing ground during the week, USD/CNY has taken a pause on Friday. Currently, the pair is trading at 6.9314, up 0.02% on the day. There are no Chinese events on the schedule.
AUD/USD is currently trading at 0.6876, up 0.26% on the day. The pair has posted daily losses every day this week, but is in positive territory on Friday, after a strong consumer spending release. Retail sales impressed with a 0.9% gain in November, compared to 0.0% a month earlier. It marked the strongest gain since April 2017.
NZD/USD is headed for a second straight weekly loss. The pair is trading at 0.6623, up 0.13% on the day. There are no New Zealand releases on the calendar.