Ichimoku Kinko Hyo CNH/JPY: The CNH/JPY pair is trading above the Kumo…
US futures have dipped slightly lower
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GBP/JPY: The GBP/JPY pair is now testing the Tenkan sen level. A successful attempt to move higher will fuel the exchange rate to hit the previous peak. On the other hand, a failed attempt to exceed the Tenkan sen level will push prices to find support at the upper level of the Kumo.
The market focus remains on possibility of peace negotiations between Russia and Ukraine.
A key event in today’s agenda will be the ECB meeting, where markets will get important signals on how the ECB sees the current situation between inflation and growth.
Markets were fully risk on yesterday as President Zelenskyi's deputy chief of staff I. Zhovkva hinted they are open for diplomatic talks regarding the country's neutrality. European and U.S. markets moved significantly higher on this information. DowJones climbed higher 2%, S&P 500 2.6% and NASDAQ 3.6%. Asian markets are following the rebound this morning. US futures have dipped slightly lower.
In the middle of September 2022, the Canadian dollar has fallen to a 2-year low against the USD.
The US dollar index has all chances of reaching the 2000s high of 120.00.
Many investors treated gold as a protection against inflation. However, last week, gold lost its major support and dropped despite rising inflation. Why did it act like this?