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Euro Trades at April 2017 Lows Despite Upbeat German Macro Prints

The euro today traded at multi-year lows against the US dollar despite the release of positive German macro reports in the early European session. The EUR/USD currency pair fell to lows last witnessed in April 2017 after the results of the last French election were announced.

Euro Falls on ECB Rate Decision and Dovish ECB Strategic Review

The euro today crashed to new monthly lows against the US dollar after the European Central Bank announced its rate decision and strategic review. The EUR/USD currency pair today fell to lows last seen on 2nd December 2019 amid a risk-averse market environment that saw most European equity indices close the day lower.

Euro Spikes Higher on ECB Rate Decision, Crashes on Trump Tweet

The euro today fell against the US dollar in the early European session despite the release of in-line German inflation data. The EUR/USD currency pair spiked to its daily highs after the European Central Bank announced its rate decision but quickly fell on hopes of a US-China trade deal.

Euro Drops on Trade War Fears, Rallies on Mixed US Inflation

The euro today fell against the US dollar in a risk-off market environment as investor fears about an escalation in the US-China trade war dominated the markets. The EUR/USD currency pair recovered in the American session due to the greenback’s weakness despite the release of in-line US inflation data.

Euro Soars on US-China Trade Deal Optimism, Later Crashes

The euro today rallied to its daily highs in the early American session after news emerged that China and the US were keen on signing a phase one deal. The EUR/USD currency pair today rallied higher after the release of the minutes of the ECB Governing Council‘s October meeting in which the board called for unity among member countries.

Canadian Dollar Crashes Against US Peer on BoC Rate Decision

The Canadian dollar today crashed against the US dollar after the Bank of Canada announced its interest rate decision, which was widely interpreted as being dovish. The USD/CAD extended its gains as the price of crude oil fell to new lows taking down the loonie given Canada’s reliance on oil exports as a source of foreign income.

Euro Drops as Draghi Defends His Legacy After ECB Rate Decision

The euro fell against the US dollar in the American session following a spike higher shortly after the announcement of the European Central Bank‘s rate decision. The EUR/USD currency pair rallied to its daily highs in the early European session on mixed IHS Markit flash PMI releases from the euro area but later fell.

Euro Falls to 2-Week Lows on Dovish Draghi Speech and Weak Data

The euro today fell to new 2-week lows following Mario Draghi’s introductory speech at the ongoing ECB Forum in Sintra, Portugal, which was interpreted as being very dovish. The EUR/USD currency pair was also weighed down by macro releases from Germany and the euro area, which missed expectations.

Euro Rallies to New Highs After ECB Rate Decision and TLTRO Terms

The euro today rallied to new multi-week highs when the European Central Bank announced the terms of its TLTRO III facility, which were better than expected. The EUR/USD currency pair had traded lower following the ECB rate decision but spiked higher after Mario Draghi‘s speech.

Euro Falls Against US Dollar on Dovish ECB Rate Decision, Later Recovers

The euro today fell to new 2-day lows against the US dollar following the dovish interest rate decision by the European Central Bank and the Governor’s comments. The EUR/USD currency pairs decline was further accelerated by the mixed US inflation data released shortly after the ECB decision to cement the pair’s losses.

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