Search

Client support: Phone: (+357) 22314160

FX & CFD trading involves significant risk

News

Show news:


08.09.2014 15:38

Foreign exchange market. American session: the Canadian dollar fell against the U.S. dollar despite the better-than-expected Canadian building permits

The U.S. dollar traded mixed to higher against the most major currencies. The greenback remained supported by Friday's U.S. labour market data. The U.S. economy added 142,000 jobs in August, missing expectations for a rise of 222,000 jobs, after a gain of 212,000 jobs in July. July's figure was revised up from a gain of 209,000 jobs.

That was the slowest pace in 2014.

The U.S. unemployment rate declined to 6.1% in August from 6.2% in July, in line with expectations.

The euro traded mixed against the U.S. dollar. Germany's trade surplus jumped to €22.2 billion in July from €16.4 billion in June, exceeding expectations for a surplus €17.3 billion. June's figure was revised up from a surplus of €16.2 billion.

The Sentix investor confidence index for the Eurozone dropped to -9.8 in September from 2.7 in August, missing forecasts of an increase to 3.2. That was the lowest level since July 2013.

The British pound recovered a part of its losses against the U.S. dollar after a weekend Scotland's independence poll, but traded lower. A weekend poll showed 47% said "yes" to independence, while 45% said "no", with the rest undecided. That was the first time lead for "yes" campaign.

The Swiss franc traded mixed against the U.S. dollar after the mixed economic data from Switzerland. Retail sales in Switzerland declined at an annualized rate of 0.6% in July, missing expectations for a rise of 2.6%, after a 3.3% in June. June's figure was revised down from a 3.4% increase.

Switzerland's consumer price index (CPI) was flat in August, missing expectations for a 0.1% decline, after a 0.4% decrease in July.

On a yearly basis, Swiss CPI increased 0.1% in August (July: 0.0%). Analysts had expected the index to remain flat.

Switzerland's unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.2% in August, in line with expectations.

The Canadian dollar fell against the U.S. dollar despite the better-than-expected Canadian building permits. Building permits in Canada climbed 11.8% in July, beating expectations for a 4.2% increase, after a 16.4% gain in June. June's figure was revised up from a 13.5% rise.

The New Zealand dollar traded lower against the U.S dollar in the absence of any major economic reports from New Zealand.

The Australian dollar declined against the U.S. dollar despite the better-than-expected job advertisements in Australia. Job advertisements in Australia rose 1.5% in August, after a 0.5% rise in July. July's figure was revised up from a 0.3% gain.

The Japanese yen declined against the U.S. dollar. Japan's gross domestic product (GDP) was revised down to a fall of 1.8% in the second quarter from the previous decline of 1.7%.

Japan's current account surplus fell to 99.3 billion yen in July, from 125.6 billion yen in June.

Japan's economy watchers' current conditions index decreased to 47.4 in August from 51.3 in July, missing expectations for an increase to 52.4.

Japan's economy watchers' future conditions index dropped to 50.4 in August from 51.5 in July.

Market Focus

  • Donald John Trump will be the 45th president of the United States
  • Britain can't get full single market access with free movement concessions - Merkel
  • China: Trade Balance, bln, October 49.6 (forecast 51.7)
  • New Zealand CPI, 3Q: 0.2% q/q (forecast 0%), 0.2% y/y (forecast 0.1%)
January 2017
  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009
  • 2008
  • 2007
  • 2006
  • 2005
  • 2004
  • 2003
  • 2002
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Sun
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31

Quotes

All posted material is a marketing communication solely for informational purposes and reliance on this may lead to loss. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future results. Please read our full disclaimer.

To maximize our visitors browsing experience TeleTrade uses cookies in our web services. By continuing to browse this site you agree to our use of cookies. If you disagree, you may change your browser settings at any time. Read more

  • © 2011-2017 TeleTrade-DJ International Consulting Ltd

    TeleTrade-DJ International Consulting Ltd is registered as a Cyprus Investment Firm (CIF) under registration number HE272810 and licensed by the Cyprus Securities and Exchange Commission (CySEC) under license number 158/11.

    The company operates in accordance with Markets in Financial Instruments Directive (MiFID).

  • The information on this website is for informational purposes only. All the services and information provided have been obtained from sources deemed to be reliable. TeleTrade-DJ International Consulting Ltd ("TeleTrade") and/or any third-party information providers provide the services and information without warranty of any kind. By using this information and services you agree that under no circumstances shall TeleTrade have any liability to any person or entity for any loss or damage in whole or part caused by reliance on such information and services.

  • TeleTrade cooperates with SafeCharge Limited, which is an electronic money institution authorized and regulated by the Central Bank of Cyprus and is a principal member of MasterCard Europe and Visa Europe. We also cooperate with Moneybookers and Neteller, which offer electronic e-wallet services authorized and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority.

    Please read our full Terms of Use.

  • To maximize our visitors browsing experience TeleTrade uses cookies in our web services. By continuing to browse this site you agree to our use of cookies. If you disagree, you may change your browser settings at any time. Read more

    TeleTrade-DJ International Consulting Ltd currently does not provide its services to residents or nationals of the USA, and also doesn't provide retail Forex and CFD accounts to residents or nationals of Belgium.

Служба технической поддержки:
8-800-200-31-00, support@teletrade-dj.com

  • Онлайн-консультация
  • Заказать звонок
  • Написать письмо
Connect with Us
Share on
social networks
Online
consultant
Request a callback
Top Page