The Fed can start tapering already this November, oil is rallying pushing the Canadian dollar up! Jump in to know more!
Another opportunity to trade the GBP
Great Britain will release the level of retail sales at 11:30 MT time on November 15.
Last month the actual level of retail sales came out much lower than the forecast. The GBP/USD pair plunged. The GBP needs strong support in times of uncertainties around the Brexit deal. If the situation with October figures is different, the GBP will be able to strengthen.
• If the actual data is higher than the forecast, the GBP will rise.
• If the actual data is lower than the forecast, the GBP will fall.
The Bank of England will hold a meeting on Thursday at 14:00 MT time (GMT+3).
The US showed strong retail sales for August despite the spread of the Delta virus strain. As a result, the US dollar rocketed and gold dropped by 2286 points in half an hour after the release.
Commodities (iron ore, oil) and commodity-linked currencies (AUD, CAD) surged. West Texas Intermediate has reached $75 a barrel, while Brent rose to the highest mark since October 2018.
Although Jerome Powell’s speech sounded hawkish on Wednesday, September 22, markets did not get scared and the main stock indices got bought back…
Turkey’s central bank governor was at a crossroads: to hold interest rates and take a risk to be fired like it was for three governors before him, or to comply with the president, to cut rates, and to risk the market. Let’s find out, how to react to the rate cut.