All quiet in Europe amid the Easter vacation
It’s Good Friday in the present day and most European markets are observing a vacation, with FX being the one notable market open forward of the weekend.
The greenback is preserving steadier with little change noticed throughout the board after a pullback yesterday, with Treasuries seeing a bid earlier than the prolonged break.
Most greenback pairs are sitting inside a zero.1% change in the meanwhile, reflecting an absence of curiosity amid thinner liquidity situations with all eyes on the US payrolls later in the present day.
If something, there may be outsized strikes on greenback pairs relying on the character of the shock. In any other case, it might be extra of a fluff and a whimper earlier than the week formally involves a detailed later within the day.
Be careful for USD/JPY because it continues to hover beneath 111.00 with resistance seen round 110.84-96 and near-term assist seen nearer in direction of 110.42-43 after which the 23.6 retracement degree and 100-hour transferring common @ 110.36-37.
Regardless of a little bit of a pullback within the greenback during the last two days, the dollar remains to be headed for a 3rd straight weekly acquire – the primary time since February final 12 months.
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