Canada will release the employment change and the unemployment rate on October 9, at 15:30 MT time.
The Bank of Canada announces no changes to its interest rate, USD/CAD rises.
:red_circle: During today's meeting, the Bank of Canada kept its interest rate unchanged at 1.75%. At the same time, the bank commented that economic data comes in line with the projections. However, the market anticipated more hawkish tone. As a result, the Canadian dollar weakened. USD/CAD has tested last January's levels above the resistance zone at 1.3506. The next resistance lies at 1.3576. Bears need to pull the price below the 1.3506 level to the support at 1.3429 to confirm their strength.
Canada’s retail sales will be out on October 21 at 15:30 MT time. Get ready with us for this event!
The market is resilient ahead of the speeches of Fed’s Powell and ECB President Lagarde, but there are still interesting movements.
The uncertainty over US fiscal stimulus and Brexit, and also rising new virus cases deteriorated the market mood. That’s why we can expect the further rally of the US dollar and the fall of riskier assets today.