The market sentiment deteriorated amid fresh US-China tensions. Investors remain cautious as increasing virus cases may damage economic activity again.
Trade the British pound on the BOE comments
The meeting of the Bank of England (BOE) is scheduled at 15:00 MT time on November 1.
During the meeting, the BOE will announce its official rate and make comments concerning the future monetary policy. Earlier, Central bank said it would not increase the rate until the target inflation is held above 2%. However, the comments of the BOE can support the British pound.
• If the BOE comments are positive, the GBP will rise.
• If the BOE comments are negative, the GBP will fall.
Risk-on is back on the market. Riskier currencies and stocks are in favor. Gold is rising too as investors try to hedge.
Riskier currencies and stocks are in favor of investors. Surprisingly, gold rallies too. Let’s have a closer look.
The European central bank will publish the main refinancing rate and make a statement on Thursday, July 16, at 14:45 MT time. Also, the ECB’s press conference will be later at 15:30 MT time.
Optimism about the Moderna vaccine improved the market sentiment. Let’s have a closer look, what’s happening today.
The Canadian central bank will announce interest rates and make a speech on Wednesday, July 15, at 17:00 MT time. Also, the BOC press conference will be later at 18:15 MT time.