During the daily press briefing of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, it was announced that Mexico will receive 1.4 million doses of the vaccine by the end of January. Is that optimistic enough for the peso?
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.
The European Central Bank will publish the monetary policy statement with the interest rate decision on January 21, at 14:45 MT time.
Joe Biden is going to unveil a Covid-19 relief package of about $2 trillion. After this announcement, the 10-year Treasury yield rose, adding support for the USD.
The US dollar’s weakness offered a boost to emerging-market currencies and oil.