The Crypto market usually also has a rough time in September. Bitcoin lost 12.7% in September 2021, 17.4% in 2020, 17.5% in 2018, 21.4% in 2017 and 45.4% in 2015. The main cryptocurrency increased by 13.3% and 3.95% in 2016 and 2019, respectively.
Cable inches towards key resistance near 1.3400
2020-12-01 • Updated
Ichimoku Kinko Hyo
GBP/JPY: The pair is trading above the cloud. Further bullish pressure will lead the currency pair to retest the previous highs.
XAG/USD: After some significant sell off for silver, it seems that bulls return and try to touch the key area of 38.2%.
European Market View
Asian equity markets traded positively as strong data releases helped the region shrug-off the weak handover from the US where stocks were pressured by month-end flows. Fed Chair Powell’s testimony at the Senate Banking Committee reiterated that the outlook for the US economy is uncertain and will depend on the virus. Looking ahead, highlights from the macroeconomic calendar include Eurozone, UK, and US Markit Mfg Final PMI, EZ Flash CPI, US ISM Mfg and Construction Spending, OPEC+ meeting, Fed's Powell, Brainard, Daly, Evans, ECB's Lagarde speeches. The progress on the COVID-19 vaccines and hopes of a swift economic rebound next year added to the optimistic sentiment in the market. The dollar was under pressure on Tuesday, after closing out its worst month since July with a little bounce and as investors reckon on even more US monetary easing.
European Key Point
- Tokyo reports 372 new coronavirus cases in the latest update today
- Head of the US authority responsible for approving COVID-19 vaccines has been called to the White House
- Germany reports 13 604 new coronavirus cases in the latest update today
- RBA announces no change to monetary policy, as expected
US100 broke through the strong resistance trendline, following July's inflation numbers on Wednesday, which were less than analysts expected…
Powell wants a soft landing for inflation, as Greenspan did in 1994. But it looks like he will get a hard landing.
Inflation in New Zealand is the highest since 1990, edging to 7.3% in Q2 2022. The currency is under heavy pressure as the Reserve Bank of New Zealand is trying to reverse the inflationary spiral. The week ahead will give us a valuable clue about the country’s monetary policy, and we are here to talk about that.
In the middle of September 2022, the Canadian dollar has fallen to a 2-year low against the USD
The US dollar index has all chances of reaching the 2000s high of 120.00.