Israel Confirms Cryptocurrency Will Be Taxed As Property, Not Currency (20/02/18)

Today's press

  • The Israeli Tax Authority (ITA) confirmed yesterday, Feb. 19, in a professional circular that the country will tax cryptocurrencies as property.

  • LONDON (Reuters) – Sterling fell against the dollar on Tuesday as the U.S. currency rebounded from recent lows, while traders said they were looking to crucial British earnings data due later this week that could help cement bets the central bank will hike rates in May.

  • – The mood among German investors worsened this month, a survey showed on Tuesday.

Next trading day's important events

  • 11:00 (GMT+3) Eurozone – Non-monetary policy ECB meeting
  • 12:30 (GMT+3) UK – ILO Unemployment Rate (3M) (Dec)
  • 17:15 (GMT+3) UK – BOE's Governor Carney speech
  • 22:00 (GMT+3) US – FOMC Minutes

Forex quotes:

  • USDJPY: 107.12
  • EURUSD: 1.235


  • S&P 500: 2726.67
  • NASDAQ: 7261.61

Source: Alpari

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