Happy Friday, traders! Are you ready to trade at the end of the week? Here’s what you need to know before you start:
US Nonfarm Payrolls
|The US usually releases labor market data on the first Friday of a month. This time this tradition won’t change. America will publish Nonfarm Payrolls (NFP), unemployment rate and average earnings at 15:30 MT time on February 2.|
|This may be a great chance to trade the greenback as the currency will likely move with great swings. Traders will buy on strong data from the US and sell if American figures disappoint.|
The first week of November promises to be eventful, as we have the Fed meeting, the BOE update, and the NFP release. Read more details here.
Last week several important economic updates influenced the Forex market. US preliminary GDP fell less than expected (0.6% actual vs. 0.7% forecast). Below you will find the key events to trade on during the week from August 29 to September 2.
The central banks' meetings will highlight the week as well as the PPI release
Good Friday, traders! The markets are frozen ahead of today's NFP release at 15:30 GMT+2…
The USD weakened after Fed Chair Powell hinted at a slowdown of rate hikes, and stocks strengthened. What else is moving the markets today?