05:30 France CPI (September) unadjusted -0.1% 05:30 France CPI (September) unadjusted Y/Y 2.2% 08:30 UK Claimant count (September) 17.5K 08:30 UK Claimant count rate (September) 5.0% 08:30 UK Average earnings (3 months to August) Y/Y 2.8% 08:30 UK Average earnings ex bonuses (3 months to August) Y/Y 1.8% 08:30 UK ILO Jobless rate (August) 8.1% 09:00 EU(17) Industrial production (August) 1.2% 09:00 EU(17) Industrial production (August) Y/Y 5.3% The euro rose to three-week highs against the dollar and yen before European Commission President Jose Barroso presents proposals on recapitalizing banks after Germany and France pledged to draw up a plan by early November.The euro extended its advance after European industrial production unexpectedly rose in August, and the European Union and International Monetary Fund officials indicated Greece will get an 8 billion-euro ($11 billion) loan next month.The dollar and the yen slumped against higher-yielding currencies such as the Australian and New Zealand dollars as stock gains sapped demand for safer investments.
EUR/USD: the pair showed high in the field of $1.3820 then returned back below $1.3800.
GBP/USD: the pair rose in area $1.5780.
USD/JPY: the pair retreated from session low and rose is Y76,75 area.
At 1730GMT, Philadelphia Fed President Charles Plosser delivers a speech on the economic outlook at Wharton in Philadelphia. Later on, just after the release of the FOMC
minutes, Cleveland Fed President Sandra Pianalto delivers a speech at 1815GMT on leadership in challenging times at the University of Akron (Ohio).