FxPro Daily Insight for September 20
September 20, 2019 @ 12:29 UTC
FX: The dollar index fell to 97.9 on Friday morning after falling 0.2% on Thursday. EURUSD remains at 1.1050. SGD, TRY, GBP are among the leaders of the growth in USD since the beginning of the day. NZDUSD in the area of 4-year lows. Currency market volatility is slightly below average monthly levels.
Stocks: Futures for the S&P500 close to 3010, little changed for the 4th session. MSCI World gained 0.1% this morning. Nikkei225 has been growing since the start of the month. VIX index virtually unchanged at 13.9.
Commodities: Brent rose to $ 63.8, levels at the beginning of August. Gold bought back in dip to $ 1,490, returned to 1,505.
Crypto: Bitcoin remains just above $ 10,000, quickly dismissing the sale the day before. Top 10 altcoins add from 1% to 5% in the last 24 hours.
Important upcoming events (GMT):
12:15 USD [!!] FOMC’s John C. Williams Speaks
12:30 CAD [!!] Canada Retail Sales
15:20 USD [!!] FOMC’s Eric Rosengren Speaks
17:00 WTI [!!] U.S. Rig Count