USDJPY 106.359 | EURUSD 1.10915 | AUDUSD 0.67776 | NZDUSD 0.64257 | USDCAD 1.32689 | USDCHF 0.9785 | GBPUSD 1.21461 |
LMAX highs and Lows 05.00 GMT
Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Highs | Lows
EURUSDÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 1.11011 | 1.10878
USDJPYÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 106.478 | 106.24
GBPUSDÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 1.21730 | 1.21402
USDCHFÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 0.98018 | 0.97627
AUDUSDÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 0.67892 | 0.67741
USDCADÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 1.32765 | 1.3262
NZDUSDÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 0.64308 | 0.64116
EURCHFÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 1.08694 | 1.08354
EURGBPÂ Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 0.91352 | 0.91198
EURJPY Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Â 118.122 | 117.86
- GBP: Opening a touch higher the market drifted through to early Tokyo before lifting again to just above the 1.2160 level and holding through into early morning before dipping through to test the 1.2140 levels to make the lows, the bulk of the session saw the market recovering and pushed again towards the highs for the move into the London session, Topside offers into the 1.2200 area with weak stops likely once the market clears the 1.2250 area to open the topside through to the 1.2350 area with limited sentimental offers in between, downside bids back through the 1.2080 areas and then continuing through to the 1.2040 levels with strong congestion likely with stronger bids on any push towards the 1.2020-00 area with those bids increasing on any dips, a break through the 12000 is likely to find willing buyers from the lows at the beginning of 2017 with buyers likely to remain.
- JPY: USDJPY opened around the 106.25 areas and moving steadily through to the 106.45 area for the move into the Tokyo session holding quietly around the 106.40 levels through to midsession before dipping through to test the lows again before slowly recovering to the closing levels of Friday for the move into the London session, Downside bids likely to be weak through to last week’s 105.00 area with strong bids likely to continue through to the 104.80 area before strong stops are likely to appear for a push steadily through into the 103 handle and the ranges from the end of 2016. Topside offers light through to the 107.50 areas with possible sellers still remaining as Japanese continue to reset their investments away from contentious areas a push through the level will likely to see congestion appearing above the level and limited ability to move.
- AUD: A very limited range for the Oz opening around the close on Friday and moving quickly to above the 0.6785 areas and ranging around the level through to the into Tokyo around the level, Fixing in Tokyo saw the market dipping back and the market falling back to the 0.6775 area before basing there for a couple of hours before rising quickly through to test towards 0.6790 and then holding the opening level into London. Downside bids likely through the 0.6720 level and then increasing as the market moves towards the 0.6680 area with possible strong stops through the level opening a deeper move with limited congestion around the sentimental areas, topside offers light through to the 0.6820-30 areas before weak stops appear and limited congestion for a move to the 69 cents level and stronger offers.
- EUR: A reasonably quiet range for the Euro with the market opening a touch higher and moving to test through the 1.1100 areas in early trading before drifting back to the 1.1090 area for the move through to the London session, Downside congestion around the 1.1050 level with stronger bids on a push to the 1.1020-00 areas before limited bids appear through to the 109.80 and stronger stops appearing and minor support through the 1.09 handle. Topside offers through to the 1.1120 area before some weak stops appear and the market opens to the 1.1140-60 areas and stronger congestion and increasing offers on any push to the 1.1180 level.
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Actual A | Consensus C | Previous P | Revised R | all timings GMT/UTC
NZD Â Â Â Â Â Performance Services Index (JUL) A 54.7 | P 53.0
GBP Â Â Â Â Â Â Rightmove House Prices (YoY) (AUG) A 1.2% | P -0.2%
JPY Â Â Â Â Â Â Â Trade Balance (JUL) A -Â¥126.8b | C -Â¥194.5b | P Â¥589.5b
09:00Â Â Â Â EUR Â Â Â Â Â Â Euro-Zone Consumer Price Index Core (YoY) (JUL F) C 0.9% | P 0.9%
09:00Â Â Â Â EUR Â Â Â Â Â Â Euro-Zone Consumer Price Index (MoM) (JUL) C -0.4% | P 0.2%
09:00Â Â Â Â EUR Â Â Â Â Â Â Euro-Zone Consumer Price Index (YoY) (JUL F) C 1.1% | P 1.3%
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