Oh dear. Earlier we got reports of a Nafat agreement, at least a nod and a wink sorta deal Canada says no …. Mexico joining in now CAD and MXN being moved around on the headlines, first the two gained, now givin’ it all back!
NZD/USD was marked up above 0.6700 on the strong Q2 retail sales data: Sellers of AUD/NZD are impacting on AUD/USD, which has lost a few points. Also weighing is negative news for AUD/JPY:
This is in relation to the earlier news: An unnamed CAD govt official speaking – Says has received no notice a deal is imminent CAD is giving back some of its earlier addition
New Zealand Retail Sales data (excl inflation) for Q2 For the y/y, +3.1% Comes in at +1.1% q/q – previous was +3.0% NZD has been marked up a few points above 0.6700
Forex and Bitcoin news for Asia trading Wednesday 22 August 2018 US politics: Venezuela: A round trip for USD/JPY during Asia today. It dropped late US time on news of convictions for two Trump associates (see bullets above). The fall stopped around 110.20-odd but there was a small extension into the Tokyo moring to sub…
According to Dow Jones News The process will involve stuff like public hearings, consultations, and reviews on whether or not auto imports does have an impact towards national security. For some background of previous tariffs timeline, the steel and aluminium tariffs investigation/report took up the full 9 months.
EU leaders are then likely to hold an emergency summit in November ForexLive Do take note that UK Brexit secretary Dominic Raab and EU Brexit chief negotiator Michel Barnier are set to meet each other in Brussels later at 1230 GMT.
Forex news from the European trading session – 21 August 2018 Headlines: Markets: – NZD, CHF leads, JPY lags on the day – European equities mostly higher, UK FTSE only one lower
An update to Eamonn’s post earlier in the day – : 1.1350 (EUR 599m), 1.1425 (713m), , 1.1500 (543m) – : , , 110.70 (320m) – : 1.2775 (GBP 505m) – : 0.7250 (AUD 839m) ForexLive
Latest data released by the Confederation of British Industry – 21 August 2018 – Prior 11 – Trends selling prices 15 vs 14 expected – Prior 13 ForexLive Readings above 0 indicates optimism while below indicates pessimism. The headline is a survey on manufacturers to rate the level of volume for orders expected during the next…