Trade Balance — News Archive

    Archives

Japanese Yen Rallies on Poor Data from China, Trims Gains Later

The Japanese yen rallied against its most-traded rivals today on bad macroeconomic releases in China and uncertainty about the situation in Great Britain. By now, the currency has trimmed its gains, losing them against some of the peers outright.

British Pound Rallies on Rumors That Brexit Would Be Delayed

The British pound today rallied higher against the US dollar in the European session on rumors that Brexit would be delayed. The GBP/USD had posted small gains after the release of mixed UK data where the GDP beat expectations, while manufacturing data missed estimates.

Euro Spikes Higher on Dovish Fed Comments Before FOMC Minutes

The euro today spiked higher in the early American session following dovish comments by Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic, which drove the US dollar lower. The EUR/USD currency was range bound for most of today’s session despite the release of several macro prints from across the eurozone.

Swiss Franc Soft Despite Supportive Data & Market Sentiment

The Swiss franc was surprisingly soft today despite recent supportive domestic macroeconomic data and the market sentiment that was favorable to safer currencies.

NZD Drops Sharply on Wednesday, Attempts to Bounce on Thursday

The New Zealand dollar dropped sharply yesterday after the policy announcement from the US Federal Reserve and extended losses after the release of mixed domestic macroeconomic data. The currency is attempting to bounce today, but by now the kiwi has lost gains it had posted earlier.

Yen Mixed on Japanese Trade Balance, Market Sentiment

The Japanese yen traded mixed today, rising against such currencies as the US dollar and the Swiss franc, but falling versus others, like the euro.

British Pound Crashes Against US Dollar on Delay of Crucial Brexit Vote

The Sterling pound today crashed against the US dollar following media reports that the crucial Brexit vote scheduled for tomorrow had been postponed by the Prime Minister. The pound had reacted in a stable fashion earlier in the day following the release of the latest monthly UK GDP estimate, which was in line with expectations.

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 Tanks, Falling for Fourth Session

The Australian dollar tanked today, falling for the fourth consecutive trading session. Domestic macroeconomic data was mixed, but it was overshadowed by global news that was negative to the market sentiment.

NZ Dollar Advances Despite Worse-Than-Expected Trade Balance

The New Zealand dollar rose today despite New Zealand’s trade balance, which was released overnight, missed expectations.

Navigation

Menu