Let’s find out what’s moving and shaking on the FX Markets on the first trading day of September.
The Cable jumped after 8 o’clock and the pair has gained 1.25%, which is the day’s biggest move.
UK Manufacturing PMI jumped back above the 50 level in a surprise surge and Sterling tops the advancers and decliners table.
China Manufacturing PMI returned above the 50 level as well and antipodes are mostly higher as New Zealand Dollar trades point 3% up from the neighboring Ozzy Dollar as Australian retail sales stalled.
Swissie is only a fraction North of the Single currency as Final Euro Zone Manufacturing PMI received a downward revision.
Brent is under pressure as it slides towards the 45 US Dollar mark and Loonie Dollar is near the bottom of the table.
Japanese Yen is up only from the Buck, which wraps up the advancers and decliners list as US ISM Manufacturing PMI dropped below the 50 threshold.
Moving on to longer term performance charts, Sterling/Yen has had a bullish week, standing more than 4% in the green. Euro/Sterling tops the bearish section with a slide of close to 2%.
New Zealand/Yen has gained the most ground over a month standing slightly more than 3% in the green. Australia/New Zealand leads the decliners table and the pair is down by 1.33%.
I’m Kiays Khalil and this is how the 8 major currencies line up on Thursday. Check back tomorrow, but for now, goodbye.
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