August 30 2013

In the trading room today: USD Outlook ahead of a Crucial Trading Week. In light of the upcoming sequence of important economic data and central bank announcements that will be sure to end the summer lull in the FX market, we examine the USD outlook for what could become a pivotal trading week for the greenback and other currency majors, we list the Top 10 spotlight economic events that will move the markets in the week ahead, we examine the consensus forecasts for the upcoming economic data, we analyze the latest trend developments in the EUR/USD currency pair, we take a look at the GBP/USD pair, we keep an eye on the USD vs JPY, we highlight the market’s reaction to the Euro-zone HICP and Unemployment Rate, we discuss new forecasts from Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi and UBS, and prepare for the trading session ahead.