Australian dollar slides on Fed minutes

Local currency falls on Fed hint that its more likely to pullback stimulus earlier than planned.

The Australian dollar is weaker as minutes of the US Federal Reserve's last meeting hint that the central bank is more likely to unwind its stimulus measures before the mid-2014 target.

At 0630 AEST, the local unit was trading at 91.23 US cents, down from 91.96 cents on Wednesday.

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