During the daily press briefing of Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, it was announced that Mexico will receive 1.4 million doses of the vaccine by the end of January. Is that optimistic enough for the peso?
Will the USD be supported?
The United States will publish the level of its CPI and core CPI on May 10, at 15:30 MT time.
The consumer price index represents an important part of the overall inflation of the country. According to the forecasts, the headline consumer inflation will advance by 0.4%. At the same time, its core level is expected to increase by 0.2%. As usual, higher figures will boost the USD.
• If the indicators are greater than the forecasts, the USD will rise;
• If the indicators are lower than the forecasts, the USD will fall.
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.