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Euro Rallies Against US Dollar on Weak ADP Jobs Data, Later Declines

The euro today rallied higher against the US dollar following the release of the latest US employment change data in the early American session. The euro was also bid higher by the sell-off in global equity markets due to fears relating to the US-China trade truce and the recent arrest of the Huawei CEO in Canada.

Australian Dollar Logs Small Gains Despite Lackluster Data

The Australian dollar gained today despite disappointing domestic macroeconomic data. With that said, gains were relatively small, and the Aussie currently moves sideways.

Euro Rallies Against US Dollar on Split US Midterm Election Results

The euro today rallied to new 2-week highs against the US dollar following the results of the US midterm elections, which led to a split congress as had been predicted by most pundits. The euro was further boosted by positive macro releases from across the euro area such as the German industrial production data for September.

Australian Dollar Bounces Despite Shrinking Construction Sector

The Australian dollar behaved in a fashion similar to its New Zealand counterpart, falling intraday but rebounding later. Unlike the New Zealand dollar, though, the Aussie did not have support of positive macroeconomic data.

Australian Dollar Flat amid Mixed Economic Reports

The Australian dollar was virtually flat today amid mixed domestic macroeconomic reports as traders were waiting for employment data from the United States.

Great Britain Pound Gains on Positive Brexit News

The Great Britain pound gained today on news that Ireland backed the Brexit plans of Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May that would allow to avoid a border on the island. The currency was unable to outperform the very strong Japanese yen, though.

Australian Dollar Broadly Lower During Friday’s Trading

The Australian dollar traded broadly lower today. While domestic macroeconomic data was mixed, analysts speculated that persisting risk aversion on the Forex market was the major reason for the currency’s decline.

Euro Rallies on Weak US ADP Employment Data and Positive Sentiment

The euro today rallied higher against the US dollar following the release of disappointing employment data from the USA in the early American session. The EUR/USD currency pair was trading sideways in the mid-European session following a brief decline during the Asian session largely driven by market sentiment.

British Pound Drops on UK Construction PMI, Later Rallies on Carney

The British pound today dropped to new lows extending yesterday’s decline following the release of disappointing UK construction data earlier today. The GBP/USD currency pair later rallied higher following the testimony by the Bank of England Governor before the UK parliament where he promised to help smooth the Brexit process.

Positive Macroeconomic Data Doesn’t Help Aussie to Rally

Macroeconomic data released in Australia over the trading session was good. But unlike its New Zealand counterpart, the Australian dollar was unable to rally against any of its rivals, though managed to pare losses against some of them.

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