Services and Manufacturing PMIs are out on Wednesday at 11:30 MT time.
Canadian GDP growth may push the CAD up
The level of monthly GDP for Canada is expected on March 1, at 15:30 MT time.
The level of GDP growth is the broadest measure of economic activity, which indicates economic health. Last time analysts forecast GDP growth to increase by 0.1%. The actual level came out in line with the analysts' expectations. If this time the release is higher than the forecast, the CAD will be supported.
• If GDP growth is higher than expected, the CAD will rise;
• If GDP growth is lower than expected, the CAD will fall.
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