Recently, for the first time in two decades, the euro reached parity with the US dollar…
Sino-US tensions Keep Rising
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CHF/JPY: The pair is trading in a bullish sentiment below the cloud. The currency pair has just surpassed the Kijun-sen and the Tenkan-sen, confirming a bullish momentum.
XAU/USD: Gold makes a full bearish retracement after a remarkable bullish rally during the last month.
European Market View
Asian stock markets rose this morning on relief that another round of Sino-US sparring appears not to have spilled over into trade, while hopes for US stimulus support oil and other commodity currencies.
European Key Point
- Germany reports 966 new coronavirus cases in latest update today.
- White House says deeply troubled by the arrest of Jimmy Lai in Hong Kong.
- Japanese markets are back from a long weekend (Monday holiday), Nikkei stock index is up 1%.
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