Ichimoku Kinko Hyo CNH/JPY: The CNH/JPY pair is trading above the Kumo…
The UK Economic Recovery looks to have Peaked
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Ichimoku Kinko Hyo
NZD/JPY: The pair is trading in a bullish sentiment above the cloud. The currency pair has just surpassed the Kijun-sen and the Tenkan-sen, confirming a bullish momentum.
XAU/USD: Gold stands above 61.8% retracement area and seems that after some correction moves higher.
EU Market View
Asian equity markets traded mixed but with a mildly positive bias as US equity futures extended on the prior day’s gains. Looking ahead, highlights from macroeconomic calendar include UK GDP, Canadian labor market report, BoE's Haldane. President Trump noted optimism that stimulus talks are beginning to work and was said to be open to something larger than a skinny bill.
EU Key Point
- UK August monthly GDP comes at +2.1% vs +4.6% m/m than expected
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On Thursday, the 2nd of February, the Bank of England will publish its report concerning interest rates and inflation data for the Eurozone. Professionals and investors anticipate that Andrew Bailey’s lead team of policy makers will likely raise interest rates to 4%; the highest in over a decade, for the tenth time in a row.
The first FOMC meeting comes after a buildup of anticipation from traders and investors alike, as the markets await what posture the Fed will take regarding the interest rates; would there be a hike or a cut in interest rates? Recall that the Federal Open Market Committee had previously ended the year 2022 with a 50bps hike, and an indication from Powell, the committee chairman, that the Fed could consider raising interest rates by 75bps in the course of the year 2023.