US Ambassador to UN Nikki Haley says she wants security council to vote on US draft resolution on Syria chemical weapons inquiry on Tuesday Reuters citing unnamed diplomats
Trump, meeting with military leaders, says we are making a decision as to the horrible attack that was made near Damascus
Trump says Cohen search a disgraceful action – It’s a total witch hunt – It’s a real disgrace, it’s an attack on our country in a sense – Calls Cohen raid `whole new level of unfairness’
The New Zealand Institute of Economic Research Business survey for the January to March quarter of 2018 Well, that is not much confidence improvement at all…. in fact its a further slide, just not as much as the prior quarter.
National Australia Bank Business Survey for March is due at 0130 GMT
Chinese President Xi Jinping speaking at at Boao forum (is it just me or this a tad, umm, boring?) More: well …. this is getting a bit better – I can’t say I am surprised by all the opening up, more imports, better Ip protection rhetoric though
These the large amount and close by expiry fx options EUR/USD … nope USD/JPY – 106.00 USD amounts 610m – 106.25 650m USD/CAD – 1.2655 USD 722m – 1.2700 533m NZD/USD
National Australia Bank Business Survey for March Uh-oh …. While there is no expectations survey for these two indicators we have become accustomed to improvements in the ‘conditions’ part … but none for this today!
Yen and CHF both edging a few points higher against the USD EUR up a few tics also. Moves are tiny …. and it could be nothing …. let me rephrase that …. it nothing.
IMF Deputy Managing Director Mitsuhiro Furusawa speech – The global economy continues to strengthen on the back of investment and trade – capital flows to emerging markets remaining resilient via Reuters