LONDON (Reuters) – The U.S. dollar slumped on Wednesday after a report that China was ready to slow or halt its U.S. treasury purchases, with the greenback posting its biggest single-day drop against the Japanese yen in nearly eight months.
Investing.com – The number of building permits issued in Canada fell to their lowest level in 18 months in November, official data showed on Tuesday.
Global oil benchmark, Brent crude, extended its gains on Tuesday, trading near $69 per barrel on the back of production cuts led by the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and expectations that the United States’ crude inventories had dropped for an eight-week low.
Cryptocurrency Markets are having a tough time, with major losses across most of the top 50 coins to start the day Wednesday, Jan. 10.
Manufacturing continued to perform strongly in November, signalling that the sector will make a decent contribution to overall UKgrowth in the final quarter of 2017.
Next trading day's important events
- 15:30 (GMT+3) ECB Monetary Policy Meeting Accounts
- USDJPY: 111.37
- EURUSD: 1.1991
- S&P 500: 2744.48
- NASDAQ: 7130.85