Market News

  • Sterling reaches levels not seen since post-Brexit-vote crash
  • Euro stronger ahead of ECB meeting
  • Dollar struggles even as US government reopens
  • Yuan-dollar parity rate renews 25-month high

  • Pound mixed as euro sold off but dollar recovers
  • Euro takes breather below 3-year high
  • Dollar recovers as US markets rallied to new all time high
  • Australian employment jumps again, matches record streak

  • GBP/USD retreats farther below 1.3800 mark
  • Weidmann Makes the Case for Interest Rate Rises at ECB
  • Dollar Moves Higher as Euro Takes a Breather after Rally
  • Aussie, Kiwi Move Lower as Greenback Rebounds

  • Pound extends gains
  • Euro steadies near 3-year highs
  • Dollar stabilises after 4-day slide
  • Rand edges lower

  • Sterling slips after ECB tapering signal
  • Euro gains as ECB to reduce stimulus
  • Dollar softens ahead of inflation data
  • NZ dollar heads for weekly gains

Economic Calendar (GMT)

Date Time   Event Actual Forecast
Jan 24 08:30 EUR Markit/BME Germany Manufacturing PMI (JAN P) 61.2 63
Jan 24 09:00 EUR Markit Eurozone Manufacturing PMI (JAN P) 59.6 60.3
Jan 24 09:00 EUR Markit Eurozone Services PMI (JAN P) 57.6 56.4
Jan 24 09:00 EUR Markit Eurozone Composite PMI (JAN P) 58.6 57.9
Jan 24 09:30 GBP Claimant Count Rate (DEC) 2.4%
Jan 24 09:30 GBP Jobless Claims Change (DEC) 8.6k
Jan 24 09:30 GBP Average Weekly Earnings (3M/YoY) (NOV) 2.5% 2.5%
Jan 24 09:30 GBP Weekly Earnings ex Bonus (3M/YoY) (NOV) 2.4% 2.3%
Jan 24 09:30 GBP ILO Unemployment Rate 3Mths (NOV) 4.3% 4.3%
Jan 24 09:30 GBP Employment Change 3M/3M (NOV) 102k -10k
Jan 24 09:50 CNY China Economic Adviser Liu He Speaks in Davos
Jan 24 12:00 USD MBA Mortgage Applications (JAN 19)
DateJan 24
Time08:30
EventEUR Markit/BME Germany Manufacturing PMI (JAN P)
Actual61.2
Forecast63
DateJan 24
Time09:00
EventEUR Markit Eurozone Manufacturing PMI (JAN P)
Actual59.6
Forecast60.3
DateJan 24
Time09:00
EventEUR Markit Eurozone Services PMI (JAN P)
Actual57.6
Forecast56.4
DateJan 24
Time09:00
EventEUR Markit Eurozone Composite PMI (JAN P)
Actual58.6
Forecast57.9
DateJan 24
Time09:30
EventGBP Claimant Count Rate (DEC)
Actual2.4%
Forecast
DateJan 24
Time09:30
EventGBP Jobless Claims Change (DEC)
Actual8.6k
Forecast
DateJan 24
Time09:30
EventGBP Average Weekly Earnings (3M/YoY) (NOV)
Actual2.5%
Forecast2.5%
DateJan 24
Time09:30
EventGBP Weekly Earnings ex Bonus (3M/YoY) (NOV)
Actual2.4%
Forecast2.3%
DateJan 24
Time09:30
EventGBP ILO Unemployment Rate 3Mths (NOV)
Actual4.3%
Forecast4.3%
DateJan 24
Time09:30
EventGBP Employment Change 3M/3M (NOV)
Actual102k
Forecast-10k
DateJan 24
Time09:50
EventCNY China Economic Adviser Liu He Speaks in Davos
Actual
Forecast
DateJan 24
Time12:00
EventUSD MBA Mortgage Applications (JAN 19)
Actual
Forecast

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