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[FRX] Forex market strategy for 25 Jan

[FRX] The risk party ended on Fri with players deciding they didn't want to go into the weekend overly short of USD. In general, the greenback's performance against the major currencies was a mixed one, but the end result saw the DXY recoup some of its recent losses to trade up to an intraday high of 90.31, from its 90.13 close on Thurs, before settling back around 90.18. - Please see our forex strategy below -.
1/22/2021 6:32:03 PM

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[EUR] The week ahead in the Eurozone

[EUR] In the market spotlight this week, Jan EU Commission survey should show economic, industrial and services sentiment (on Thurs) all dipping slightly due to reduced business activity in the Eurozone in Jan. The final reading for the Jan consumer confidence indicator (also on Thurs) is expected to remain unchanged from its flash estimate of -15.5. Also, M3 annual money supply (on Fri) is expected to grow moderately. ECB speakers include Pres Lagarde (on Mon), executive board's Elderson (on Mon), governing council's Weidmann (on Mon), executive board's Panetta (on Mon), chief economist Lane (on Mon & Weds), governing council's Centeno (on Tues), governing council's Villeroy de Galhau (on Weds) and executive board's Schnabel (on Thurs).
1/22/2021 5:23:15 PM

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[GBP] The week ahead in the UK

[GBP] In the UK, Nov ILO unemployment rate (on Tues) is expected to have risen due to additional lockdown measures implemented during Nov. Average earnings rate (also on Tues) is expected to have risen slightly in Nov. BoE speakers include Governor Bailey (on Mon) and executive director Brazier (on Thurs).
1/22/2021 5:22:06 PM

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[USD] The week ahead in the US

[USD] The key event in the US is the FOMC meeting on Weds, which is expected to end in the decision to keep monetary policy steady, as well as Fed Chair Powell's accompanying press conference. The Senate also receives the House of Reps article of impeachment against former Pres Trump for insurrection against the US. Upcoming economic releases include Q4 advance GDP data, S & P house price figures for Nov, Conference Board's Jan consumer confidence survey, Dec durable goods data and Jan Chicago PMI survey, among others.
1/22/2021 4:43:12 PM

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