The market sentiment deteriorated amid fresh US-China tensions. Investors remain cautious as increasing virus cases may damage economic activity again.
|CPI (consumer price index) is an important indicator of consumer inflation. The Federal Reserve takes this indicator into account when it makes decisions about the key interest rate. The Fed’s interest rate decision and monetary policy statement will be published on March 21, so the CPI release at 14:30 MT time on March 13 is highly important. If the index is higher than expected, the market’s confidence in the upcoming rate hikes will increase making the greenback go up.|
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.