Q3 employment due at 2145 GMT (4:45 pm ET)

New Zealand Q3 employment data is the big data risk for New Zealand dollar traders today.

The consensus is for unemployment to rise to 4.1% from 3.9% with average hourly earnings up 1.0% q/q. Employment is expected to rise 0.2% q/q.

NZD/USD has been strong in Asia-Pacific trading and weak in New York for the past today days. It's down 15 pips to 0.6387 today.