The most impactful releases of this week will fill the market with volatility and sharp movements. Be ready to take action!
GBP/USD falls by more than 100 pips
The reports that the UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson would table a motion for general election pulled the British pound down. At the moment, the cable is testing the ground below the 50-period SMA. Bears are focused on reaching the 1.2747 support level. Bulls will need to push the pair above the 1.2834, 1.2864 and 1.29 levels to test the resistance at 1.2926. After that, buyers may focus on the 1.2980 level.
Oil prices are rising and Russia banned the export of its petrol. What's happening in the markets?
Today's main event for the markets is the FOMC Interest Rate Decision, where the US regulator is widely expected to keep the interest rate at the same level of 5.5%.
In today's market insights, we delve into Citibank's oil price predictions, the evolving competition between Huawei and Apple, the Saudi Arabia-Tesla partnership, and the upcoming rate decisions from the world's major central banks.