Ichimoku Kinko Hyo CNH/JPY: The CNH/JPY pair is trading above the Kumo…
NZD Strongest and EUR Weakest Against the USD
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Ichimoku Kinko Hyo
CAD/JPY: The pair is trading in a bearish sentiment below the cloud. The currency pair has just surpassed the Kijun-sen and the Tenkan-sen, confirming a bearish momentum.
XAU/USD: Gold has started a downside correction and stands on 23.6% retracement area.
EU Market View
Asian equity markets traded mixed and only partially benefitted from the technology gains in the US. Looking ahead, highlights from macroeconomic calendar include UK Inflation, US Retail Sales, Canadian CPI, New Zealand GDP, FOMC Policy Decision, OECD Economic Update, EC President von der Leyen and Fed Chair Powell.
EU Key Point
- US blacklists another Chinese firm over military work
- US Texas has the biggest daily jump in COVID infections in nearly 3 weeks
- Bank of America fund manager survey indicates that "Long US tech" is the most crowded trade ever
- S. to remove tariffs on Canadian aluminum
Last year was tough for the Japanese yen. USDJPY gained more than 30% over 2022, striking above 150 in October. While anticipation of slower Fed rate hikes pulled the pair below the 130 level at the start of 2023, the speculations over the destiny of BOJ’s yield control policy grabbed the attention of the Japanese assets in the middle of January. What lies ahead for traders of the Japanese yen?
Today, at 5:00 pm (GMT +2), the Bank of Canada will publish the Overnight Rate, which represents short-term interest rates, and is pivotal to the overall pricing of the Canadian Dollar in the global markets. Let's look at how the markets are faring ahead of the BoC rates release.
In a call scheduled for January 25, 00:30 am GMT+2, Microsoft will publish the company's earnings for the final quarter of 2022 and comment on the results, projections, and outlook for the nearest future of the company.