AUD/USD: Australia’s Westpac consumer confidence deteriorated in August

AUDUSD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the AUD slightly declined against the USD and closed at 0.7147. LME Copper prices declined 0.1% or $6.5/MT to $6,356.5/MT. Aluminium prices rose 1.1% or $19.5/MT to $1,749.5/MT. In the Asian … Continue reading

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USD/CAD: Canada’s housing starts unexpectedly climbed in July

USDCAD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD declined 0.42% against the CAD and closed at 1.3302. On the data front, Canada’s housing starts unexpectedly climbed to 245.6K on a yearly basis in July, defying market expectations … Continue reading

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USD/CHF: Swiss Franc trading on a weaker footing this morning

USDCHF Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.14% against the CHF and closed at 0.9168. In the Asian session, at GMT0300, the pair is trading at 0.9191, with the USD trading 0.25% higher against the … Continue reading

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USD/JPY: Japanese Yen extends its losses in the Asian session

USDJPY Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.51% against the JPY and closed at 106.49. In the Asian session, at GMT0300, the pair is trading at 106.71, with the USD trading 0.21% higher against the … Continue reading

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GBP/USD: UK’s ILO unemployment rate remained steady in June

GBPUSD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the GBP declined 0.13% against the USD and closed at 1.3057. On the data front, UK’s ILO unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.9% in the three months ended June. On the … Continue reading

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EUR/USD: Euro-zone’s ZEW survey economic sentiment index climbed in August

EURUSD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the EUR marginally rose against the USD and closed at 1.1743. On the macro front, the Euro-zone ZEW survey economic sentiment index climbed to 64.0 in August, more than market forecast … Continue reading

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AUD/USD: Australia’s NAB business confidence index dropped in July

AUDUSD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the AUD declined 0.22% against the USD and closed at 0.7150. LME Copper prices declined 1.2% or $74.0/MT to $6,363.0/MT. Aluminium prices fell 0.8% or $14.0/MT to $1,730.0/MT. In the Asian … Continue reading

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USD/CAD: Loonie extends its gains in the morning session

USDCAD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD declined 0.14% against the CAD and closed at 1.3358. In the Asian session, at GMT0300, the pair is trading at 1.3334, with the USD trading 0.18% lower against the … Continue reading

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USD/CHF: Switzerland’s unemployment rate remained steady in June

USDCHF Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.30% against the CHF and closed at 0.9155. On the data front, Switzerland’s unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.3% in June. In the Asian session, at GMT0300, the … Continue reading

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USD/JPY: Japan’s trade surplus narrowed in June

USDJPY Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the USD rose 0.16% against the JPY and closed at 105.95. In the Asian session, at GMT0300, the pair is trading at 106.06, with the USD trading 0.10% higher against the … Continue reading

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GBP/USD: UK’s BRC like-for-like retail sales climbed in June

GBPUSD Movement For the 24 hours to 23:00 GMT, the GBP slightly rose against the USD and closed at 1.3074. In the Asian session, at GMT0300, the pair is trading at 1.3086, with the GBP trading 0.09% higher against the … Continue reading

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