Ichimoku Kinko Hyo CNH/JPY: The CNH/JPY pair is trading above the Kumo…
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Ichimoku Kinko Hyo
CHF/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.
XAG/USD: Silver is trying to touch the first zone of 23.6 % as bears gain momentum.
EU Market View
Asian equity markets began the week indecisively as the region reflected on Friday’s US jobs release and continued tech-related losses on Wall Street. Oil prices were pressured at the reopen after Saudi Arabia lowered oil prices to Asia and US customers for October shipments. Looking ahead, highlights from macroeconomic calendar include German industrial production, Eurozone Sentiment index, BoE's Haskel speech. Moreover, notice that US markets are closed for Labor Day.
EU Key Point
- Chief EU Brexit negotiator Michel Barnier is still "worried" about negotiations, which are deemed to be "difficult’’
- India Surpasses Brazil and has the world’s second-most virus cases; confirmed cases rise to 4.2Million.
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.