The market calms down ahead of the Fed’s statement this evening.
Check American economic calendar
The US will release producer inflation figures at 15:30 MT time on September 12. PPI is an important indicator that measures the average change in selling prices received by domestic producers of goods and services over time. In July, this index was flat from a month earlier. Core PPI, which excludes the volatile food and energy categories, was up 0.1% in July from the prior month.
Traders always track the dynamics of the US PPI and use its release as an opportunity to trade on the news.
• If PPI growth is higher than expected, the USD will rise.
• If PPI growth is lower than expected, the USD will fall.
Follow Canadian core retail sales on September 18 at 15:30 MT time!
The US dollar gained after the Fed’s report, while riskier assets dropped. Let’s have a closer look.
Keep an eye on the UK monetary policy statement on September 17 at 14:00 MT time!