Canada will announce its monthly GDP on July 31, at 15:30 MT time.
Aussie declines on policy views
On Friday, the Australian dollar sank after a major bank view on the economy dimmed positive retail sales with the greenback under pressure on a report of enhanced legal activity into allegations Russia colluded to affect the American elections.
Australia's major financial institution is expected to issue its monetary policy statement with a closer look at the national economy to suggest household debt along with a firm currency are still major risks.
Additionally, retail sales for the second quarter managed to earn 1.5%, surpassing the expected 1.2% leap.
Previously, Japan reported June’s average cash earnings decreased 0.4%, versus a 0.6% profit observed on year.
The currency pair USD/JPY was seen at 110.10, jumping 0.06%. At the same time AUD/USD offered a reading of 0.7938, tumbling 0.14%.
Overnight, the key American currency hit session minimums versus a basket of main currencies, reacting to a report that the special counsel, which oversees the Russia investigation, has already impaneled a grand jury for the purpose of investigating Russia interference in the 2016 US elections, as te Wall Street Journal informed on Thursday.
The United States will release the advance GDP growth rate for the previous quarter on July 30, at 15:30 MT time.
The US unemployment claims are announced on Thursday at 15:30 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…