Recently, for the first time in two decades, the euro reached parity with the US dollar…
Quiet Markets Looking for Dirrection
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EUR/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 after a bearish correction is touching the 50% retracement area.
European Market View
European stock markets are seen opening cautiously higher Friday, with Chinese economic data suggesting a slow recovery ahead of the release of quarterly growth numbers for the eurozone. White House said Treasury Secretary Mnuchin told House Speaker Pelosi he was willing to move forward with COVID-19 aid on some issues, but not election funding. Looking ahead, highlights from macroeconomic calendar include Eurozone employment and GDP (2nd), US Retail Sales, Industrial Production and University of Michigan Survey.
European Key Point
- Eurostoxx futures trading at -0.2% in early European trading.
- NZ PM Ardern supports that will extend Auckland lockdown for an extra 12 days.
- Russia to publish coronavirus vaccine trials data in the coming days.
- Germany reports 1,449 new coronavirus cases in latest update today.
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Greetings, fellow forex traders! Exciting news for those with an eye on the Australian market - the upcoming interest rate decision could be good news for Aussies looking to refinance or take out new loans. The Mortgage and Finance Association Australia CEO, Anja Pannek, has...
Hold onto your hats, folks! The Japanese yen took a nosedive after the Bank of Japan (BOJ) left its ultra-loose policy settings unchanged, including its closely watched yield curve control (YCC) policy. But wait, there's more! The BOJ also removed its forward guidance, which had previously pledged to keep interest rates at current or lower levels. So, what's the scoop? Market expectations had been subdued going into the meeting, but some were still hoping for tweaks to the forward guidance to prepare for an eventual exit from the bank's massive stimulus