Last week several important economic updates influenced the Forex market. US preliminary GDP fell less than expected (0.6% actual vs. 0.7% forecast). Below you will find the key events to trade on during the week from August 29 to September 2.
The GBP gains on the announcement of the next Prime Minister
Earlier, than it was expected: Boris Johnson is announced a new prime minister of Great Britain. He won 92,153 votes among the members of the Conservative party.🇬🇧 The British pound gained after the announcement. At the moment the cable is testing the resistance at 1.2475 on H4. The next resistance lies at 1.2495. Bears need to pull GBP/USD below the 1.2449 level towards the support at 1.2422 to restore their movement.
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Main news that will drive the market in the upcoming week include CB Consumer Confidence Index, Canadian GDP, and US Core PCE Price Index
The Federal Reserve (Fed) will announce its Interest Rate Decision and make a statement about the future monetary policy on Wednesday, September 21, GMT+3. After the higher-than-expected inflation numbers published on September 13, there’s almost no doubt the Federal Reserve will come up with another 75-basis-point rate hike. However, surprised by the CPI numbers, several Fed members announced the possibility of a 100-basis-point rate hike on Wednesday.