It will be the hottest week of September, with four central banks’ meetings, five PMI releases, and a lot to trade.
It’s time for the ECB to move the euro
The ECB press conference is anticipated on March 7, at 15:30 MT time. We anticipate the interest rate to remain at the same level of 0%. However, ECB president Mario Draghi, who is known for his unexpected statements, may provide some supportive data for the EUR despite the global uncertainties and the economic instability in the Eurozone.
• If the European central bank is hawkish, the EUR will go up;
• If the European central bank is dovish, the EUR will go down.
Lagarde says difficult times have come, and the ECB raised the rate not to cause a recession but to stabilize prices. Read the report to learn the freshest news of the day!
ECB is ready to take the decision about the key rate. What to expect from officials? Oil prices are high, and economy indicators demonstrate the slowing down in the strongest European economies.
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.