Canada will announce its monthly GDP on July 31, at 15:30 MT time.
An important release for the CAD
Canada anticipates the release of its trade balance on July 3, at 15:30 MT time.
The indicator represents the difference in value between imported and exported goods during the month. Higher figures are better for the loonie. Last time the indicator turned out to be negative. However, it was better than the expectations (- 1.7 billion vs. -2.8 billion expected). As a result, the CAD rose. Let’s see what is going to happen this time.
• If the indicator is higher than the forecasts, the CAD will go up;
• If the indicator is lower than the forecasts, the CAD will go down.
The US unemployment claims are announced on Thursday at 15:30 MT time.
The Australian Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes are announced on Tuesday at 04:30 MT time.
The US NFP will be published on August 7 at 15:30 MT time.
The market sentiment is indeed risk-on today. Stocks, riskier currencies and gold are rising amid the waning US dollar.
Follow the BOE monetary policy and rate statements on August 6 at 14:00 MT time…