The Fed is ready to start tapering in November. Since the markets were expecting this and it wasn’t a surprise, the USD slumped allowing risk-on currencies and gold to rally up.
Time for Canadian dollar
Instruments to trade: USD/CAD, EUR/CAD, GBP/CAD
Canada's retail sales will be out on Friday at 15:30 MT time. The last report marked the fifth monthly increase in a row, and the first time actual retail sales come out better than the estimates: 1.1% vs. the forecast of 0.2%. These days USD/CAD is trading at its multiyear low levels driven by the weakness of USD. If this time Canada’s retail sales beat expectations again, the pair will fall even deeper. Follow the report and catch the market flow!
- If sales come out better than the forecasts, the CAD will surge.
- Otherwise – the CAD will drop.
US Retail Sales will be out on October 15 at 15:30 MetaTrader time (GMT+3).
The crypto market keeps recovering. Bitcoin has broken above $57,000. The way up to $60,000 is open now!
The United States will release the weekly Unemployment Claims on October 21, at 15:30 MT time (GMT+3).
Great Britain will publish the Inflation Rate on October 20, at 09:00 MT time (GMT+3).
The bullish movement in the stock market is gaining speed, and Bitcoin ETFs are closer than they might seem. What do we need to know for the next trading week?