The British monthly GDP is announced on Friday at 09:00 MT time.
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.
The main market tendency today is that the US dollar is rising against its major peers and riskier assets such as stocks and oil are plummeting.
The USD continues dipping, while the GBP is rising on hopes for the Brexit deal done today.
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.