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.
NZD/USD to its Highest Level since March 2019
2020-11-11 • Updated
Ichimoku Kinko Hyo
USD/JPY: The pair is trading above the cloud. Further bullish pressure will lead the currency pair to retest the previous highs.
XAU/USD: Gold consolidates on the 23.6% retracement area the last day. There is an indecision between bulls and bears.
European Market View
Asian equity markets traded mostly higher as the region continued to benefit from the recent vaccine hopes. Looking ahead, highlights from macroeconomic calendar include OPEC Monthly Oil Report, ECB’s Lagarde, de Guindos, and Lane speeches.
Oil futures crept to new two-month highs on a sharp draw-down in supplies and anticipation of better demand in a post-pandemic world. Euro paused at $1.1820 ahead of a speech from European Central Bank president Christine Lagarde at 1300 GMT. The U.S. bond market is shut for Veterans Day but the yield on benchmark 10-year Treasuries posted its highest close since March on Tuesday at 0.9720%, leaving the spread with two-year notes the widest since February 2018.
EU Key Point
- Japan October preliminary machine tool orders come at -5.9% vs -15.0% y/y prior
- Germany reports 18,487 new coronavirus cases in latest update today
- Italy PM Conte reportedly says national lockdown cannot be the first choice
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.
For those who may be unfamiliar with Price Action trading, the horizontal arrows represent areas where the market structure was broken. As you can see in the scenario above, price broke below the previous low at the two marked instances
Let's start off with a look at the Daily timeframe on Bitcoin. We currently see price reacting to the rally-base-rally demand zone between the 15,600 - 14,300 price area. Price also seems to have found support off the trendline support as marked in the image above. Interestingly, this means the overall bias on BTCUSD is Bullish.
Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) are virtual national money. The idea of creating such currencies came to the authorities after the success of cryptocurrencies, which also exist only in digital form.