AUD/USD: Aussie Dollar trading on a stronger footing in the Asian session

AUDUSD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the AUD declined 0.14% against the USD and closed at 0.7649 on Friday. LME Copper prices rose 0.2% or $12.5/MT to $6735.5/MT. Aluminium prices rose 0.9% or $19.0/MT to $2036.0/MT. In … Continue reading

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USD/CAD: Canadian manufacturing sales unexpectedly dropped in October

USDCAD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.59% against the CAD and closed at 1.2879 on Friday. In economic news, Canada’s manufacturing shipments surprisingly eased 0.4% on a monthly basis in October, defying market expectations … Continue reading

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USD/CHF: Swiss Franc trading a tad higher this morning

USDCHF Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.11% against the CHF and closed at 0.9907 on Friday. In the Asian session, at GMT0400, the pair is trading at 0.9902, with the USD trading marginally lower … Continue reading

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USD/JPY: Japan’s adjusted merchandise trade surplus unexpectedly widened in November

USDJPY Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.19% against the JPY and closed at 112.59 on Friday. In the Asian session, at GMT0400, the pair is trading at 112.69, with the USD trading 0.09% higher … Continue reading

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GBP/USD: EU leaders agreed to move to second phase of Brexit talks

GBPUSD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the GBP declined 0.76% against the USD and closed at 1.3322 on Friday, after the European Union (EU) leaders agreed to move on to the second phase of Brexit negotiations, but … Continue reading

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EUR/USD: Euro-zone’s trade surplus declined to a 3-month low in October

EURUSD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the EUR declined 0.09% against the USD and closed at 1.1756 on Friday, after the Euro-zone’s seasonally adjusted trade surplus narrowed to a three-month low of €19.0 billion in October, amid … Continue reading

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AUD/USD: Aussie Dollar trading higher in the Asian session

AUDUSD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the AUD rose 0.37% against the USD and closed at 0.766. LME Copper prices rose 0.6% or $38.0/MT to $6723.0/MT. Aluminium prices rose 1.0% or $20.0/MT to $2017.0/MT. In the Asian … Continue reading

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USD/CAD: Canada’s new housing price index climbed in October

USDCAD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD declined 0.14% against the CAD and closed at 1.2803. On the data front, Canada’s new housing price index advanced 0.1% MoM in October, compared to a rise of 0.2% … Continue reading

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USD/CHF: SNB left interest rate on hold at -0.75%, lifted its inflation forecast

USDCHF Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.34% against the CHF and closed at 0.9896. Yesterday, the Swiss National Bank (SNB) retained the benchmark interest rate at -0.75% and projected that inflation in Switzerland would … Continue reading

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USD/JPY: Japan’s Tankan big manufacturers’ mood improved to an 11-year high level in the fourth quarter of 2017

USDJPY Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD declined 0.28% against the JPY and closed at 112.38. In the Asian session, at GMT0400, the pair is trading at 112.27, with the USD trading 0.1% lower against the … Continue reading

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GBP/USD: BoE held interest rate steady at 0.50%, stuck to its outlook for modest tightening

GBPUSD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the GBP rose 0.09% against the USD and closed at 1.3424, following better-than-expected retail sales data in the UK. However, gains in the Pound were limited, after the Bank of England … Continue reading

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