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 important release may support the greenback
The United States will publish the advance GDP growth on July 26, at 15:30 MT time.
We all know that the GDP measures economic activity and shows the economic health of a country. There are three versions of US quarterly GDP releases. The advance release tends to be the most important out of them as it is the earliest one. Last time, the GDP growth improved by 3.2%. It supported the USD.
• If the advance GDP growth is higher than the expectations this time, the USD will rise;
• If the advance GDP growth is lower than expectations, the USD will fall.
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.