Main Events to watch on Thursday (Aug. 7)
AUD: Employment Change, Unemployment Rate (01:30 GMT)
GBP: BoE Policy Announcement (11:00 GMT)
EUR: ECB Policy Announcement (11:45 GMT), ECB Press Conference (12:30 GMT)
CAD: Building Permits (12:30 GMT), Ivey PMI (14:00 GMT)
USD: Unemployment Claims (12:30 GMT)
The performance of EUR/USD showed that the bulls remain too weak to make a decent correction up. The pair slid to new minimum of 2014 at $1.3332. Tomorrow is the ECB meeting, and...
Main events to watch on August 6 (Wednesday)
NZD: Employment Change & Unemployment Rate (22:45 GMT on Tuesday, August 5)
EUR: German Factory Orders (06:00 GMT), Italian Prelim GDP (09:00 GMT)
GBP: Manufacturing and Industrial Production (8:30 GMT), NIESR GDP Estimate (14:00 GMT)
CAD: Trade Balance (12:30 GMT)
USD: Trade Balance (12:30 GMT), Crude Oil Inventories (14:00 GMT)
The euro area released some mixed services PMI data today and rather good retail sales. However,...
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By Elizaveta Belugina
We had a very volatile week. Firstly US dollar strengthened versus the majority of currencies on much better-than-expected GDP growth, but then American currency fell on Friday after NFP was lower than forecast (209K vs. 231K) and unemployment rate increased to 6.2%.
The next week еhe market players will be also assessing the US data and continue making assumptions about the Fed. The week will be also marked by the meetings of the central banks – the RBA, the ECB and the...
Main events to watch on August 1 (Friday):
AUD: Chinese Manufacturing PMI (01:00 GMT), Australian PPI (01:30 GMT), Chinese HSBC Final Manufacturing PMI (01:45 GMT)
JPY: BOJ Gov Kuroda Speaks (03:00 GMT)
GBP: Manufacturing PMI (08:30 GMT)
USD: Non-Farm Employment Change & Unemployment Rate (12:30 GMT), ISM Manufacturing PMI (14:00 GMT)
Friday will be a volatile day of the volatile week. The FOMC meeting came and went. Some experts say that the Fed was hawkish; some argue that it...
By FX BAZOOKA analytical team
Main events to watch on July 30 (Wednesday):
EUR: German Preliminary CPI (all day), Spanish Flash CPI & GDP (07:00 GMT)
USD: ADP Non-Farm Employment Change (12:15 GMT), Advance GDP (12:30 GMT) and FOMC Statement (18:00 GMT)
Tomorrow will be a big day as there will be important data coming from the US. The speculation of when the Fed will start raising rates is certainly the main theme of this summer. As American labor market data have been...
By Elizaveta Belugina and Kira Iukhtenko
Main events to watch on July 25 (Friday):
NZD: ANZ Business Confidence (01:00 GMT)EUR: GfK German Consumer Climate (06:00 GMT), German Ifo Business Climate and M3 Money Supply (08:00 GMT)GBP: Prelim GDP (08:30 GMT)USD: Core Durable Goods Orders (12:30 GMT)
EUR/USD initially got a bit lower today pulling this year’s minimum down to $1.3437 before getting a bit higher on mostly positive euro zone’s PMIs with good surprise from Germany and...
Main events to watch on July 24 (Thursday):
AUD: China’s HSBC Flash Manufacturing PMI
EUR: French, German and the euro area’s PMIs (07:00, 07:30 and 08:00 GMT).
GBP: Retail Sales (08:30 GMT)
USD: Unemployment Claims (12:30 GMT), New Home Sales (14:00 GMT).
EUR/USD is in control of the bears as it remained close to the 8-month minimum at $1.3454. Euro has been consolidating today after Tuesday’s sell-off which made it finish the day at the lowest level since the end of January...