Surging coronavirus cases and a stalemate in Washington over the next fiscal aid bill darkened the economic outlook in the run up to Nov. 3 presidential elections.
Dollar keeps firmer
2020-09-24 • Updated
Ichimoku Kinko Hyo
NZD/JPY: The pair is trading in a bearish sentiment below the cloud. The currency pair has just surpassed the Kijun-sen and the Tenkan-sen, confirming a bearish momentum.
XAG/USD: Silver plunges below $22 and it seems that bears have the control of the market now. Recently it seems that buyers will struggle a lot to move markets higher.
EU Market View
Asian equity markets were lower on spill-over selling from peers on Wall St; Hong Kong underperformed. Looking ahead, highlights from the macroeconomic calendar include SNB, ECB Economic Bulletin, German Ifo, Fed's Powell, Williams, Kaplan, Bostic, Barkin, Evans, Bullard, Norges Bank's Olsen, BoE's Bailey speaks.
EU Key Point
- The dollar keeps firmer ahead of European trading
- $JPM set to pay $1B in record spoofing penalty
- BOJ minutes - policy Board says yet again it will ease further if needed
Gold moves to the 23.6% retracement level. It seems that gold loses strength under the current risk-off mood.
GBP/JPY: The pair is trading in a bearish sentiment below the cloud. The currency pair has just surpassed the Kijun-sen and the Tenkan-sen, confirming a bearish momentum.
Gold is trading sideways around the $1 900 level, but Biden’s victory will drive it upwards.
U.S. stock markets are set to open with a modest bounce after their worst day in over a month on Monday.
Asian equity markets resumed the weak performance seen across global peers which culminated in Wall St’s worst day in over a month