The Bank of England will publish a monetary policy statement and update on the interest rate on Thursday, at 14:00 MT time.
The Bank of England may support the GBP
The Monetary policy committee of the Bank of England will vote on the level of interest rate and release its monetary policy summary on March 21, at 14:00 MT time.
The bank is expected to keep its interest rate unchanged at 0.75%. The main focus of traders will be on the tone of the monetary policy summary. Last time the BOE governor Mark Carney said that the central bank would provide all the necessary support for the stability of the GBP. It helped the GBP to recover. The hawkish comments during this meeting may push the GBP up.
- If the BOE is hawkish, the GBP will rise;
- If the BOE is dovish, the GBP will fall.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will hold a meeting and announce changes to the monetary policy on August 3, at 07:30 MT time (GMT+3).
Today the Fed will make a policy statement at 21:00 GMT+3. This event will affect all the currency pairs with the USD and thus almost the all Forex market!
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The United States will publish the non-farm employment change, also known as non-farm payrolls or NFP at 15:30 MT (GMT+3) time on August 6.
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