The US dollar turned to the upside on Monday. Let's discuss what to expect next from the market.
The British pound may rise on the important releases
The levels of GDP growth and manufacturing production for Great Britain will be published on February 11 at 11:30 MT time. Last time the economic growth of the country outperformed the expectations and rose by 0.2%. As for the level of manufacturing production, it declined by 0.3% in the previous month. The main risks for the economy of the country and the British pound are connected with Brexit. That is why higher-than-expected indicators may help the GBP to get positive momentum.
• If the indicators are higher than the expectation, the GBP will rise;
• If the indicators are lower than the expectation, the GBP will fall.
Three main drivers of the market: the stimulus package, the US presidential election and the coronavirus. Let's look how market reacts.
The USA will publish unemployment claims on October 22 at 15:30 MT time. How to trade after the release?
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Canada will publish the monthly GDP growth on October 30 at 14:30 MT time.
The European Central Bank publishes the monetary policy statement alongside with an update on the interest rate on October 29, at 14:45 MT time.