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05:30 France Non-Farm Payrolls (Finally) Quarter II -0.2% -0.2% -0.2%
06:00 Germany CPI, m/m (Finally) August 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
06:00 Germany CPI, y/y (Finally) August +1.5% +1.5% +1.5%
08:30 United Kingdom Average earnings ex bonuses, 3 m/y July +1.1% +1.0% +1.0%
08:30 United Kingdom ILO Unemployment Rate July 7.8% 7.8% 7.7%
08:30 United Kingdom Average Earnings, 3m/y July +2.1% +1.3% +1.1%
08:30 United Kingdom Claimant count August -29.2 -21.2 -32.6
08:30 United Kingdom Claimant Count Rate August 4.3% 4.3% 4.2%
The yen earlier fell to seven-week low after U.S. President Barack Obama at a closed meeting with senators urged the Senate to delay the vote on approval of military intervention in Syria before considering a possible diplomatic solution to the conflict. On Monday, the first vote on military intervention in Syria , scheduled in the Senate, was unexpectedly delayed. It was assumed that it will take place later this week, but then the senators have made it clear that the vote be postponed to a later date. Earlier, President Obama liked the statement of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Russia Sergey Lavrov, who believes that all stocks of chemical weapons to Syria to pass under international control. Secretariat of the President of Russia has carefully examined the proposal on Syria and decided to postpone the war. Obama said that this could be a first step to ending the conflict .
The dollar steadied against major currencies ahead of tomorrow's speech of President of the Federal Reserve Bank of New York , William C. Dudley . Earlier in his speech , on July 2 , Dudley said that U.S. economic growth is likely to quicken in 2014, and to reduce the quantitative easing program may have in the fall. Recall that the meeting will take place on September 17-18 Open Market Committee Federal Reserve , where, according to the median forecast of experts , politicians will reduce the amount of monthly purchases to $ 75 billion from the current $ 85 billion
The pound rose and crossed the mark of $ 1.5800 after a report on employment in the UK. According to the Office for National Statistics , the number of people claiming unemployment benefits fell by 32,600 to 1.40 million, is the lowest level since February 2009 . Economists had expected a fall of 21,200 . As a result, the unemployment rate in August fell to 4.2 percent from 4.3 percent in July . Economists had expected the rate will remain unchanged at 4.3 percent . The unemployment rate in the three months to July was 7.7 percent, up 0.1 percentage points lower than in the period from February to April. Unemployment rates were slightly lower than expected 7.8 percent .
EUR / USD: during the European session, the pair rose to $ 1.3277
GBP / USD: during the European session, the pair rose to $ 1.5825
USD / JPY: during the European session, the pair fell to Y100.08
At 14:30 GMT the U.S. will release data on stocks of crude oil from the Ministry of Energy . At 17:00 GMT the United States spends placement of 10 - year bonds . At 21:00 GMT we will know the RBNZ decision on the basic interest rate will be a press conference by the Reserve Bank of New Zealand , the accompanying statement will be made of the Reserve Bank of New Zealand, and will report the monetary policy of the RBNZ . End the day at 23:50 GMT Japan data on the change in orders for machinery and equipment for July.
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