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12:45
April 2, 2020
Breaking: US Initial Jobless Claims rose to 6.648 million, new record high
There were 6,648,000 Initial Claims for unemployment benefits in the US during the week ending March 28, the data published by the US Department of Labor (DOL) revealed on Thursday. This reading followed last week's print of 3,307,000 (revised from 3,283,000) and came in much worse than the market expectation of 3,500,000. "The 4-week moving average was…
12:45
April 2, 2020
USD/JPY flirting with daily lows, around 107.00 mark post-US weekly jobless claims
USD/JPY lacked any firm directional bias and held near two-week lows. Improving risk sentiment, a modest USD uptick extended some support. The US jobless claims jumped to 6.648 million but did little to influence. The USD/JPY pair edged lower during the early North-American session and moved to the lower end of its daily trading range…
12:30
April 2, 2020
UK PM Johnson’s spokesman: Won’t be assessing possible new lockdown measures before Easter
"If we need to take further steps on lockdown, we will do so," British Prime Minister Boris Johnson's spokesman said on Thursday and added that they will not be assessing the lockdown before Easter. "We recognise there have been distribution problems with protection equipment but we are confident it is now reaching the frontline," the spokesman…
12:30
April 2, 2020
EUR/USD New York Price Forecast: Euro sliding down, challenging 1.0900 handle
EUR/USD is retracing down from last week’s highs. EUR/USD is nearing the 1.0900 handle on the way down.   EUR/USD daily chart    EUR/USD is retracing back down from last week’s highs as the quote is nearing the 1.0900 figure while trading below the main DMA (daily simple moving average) as DXY (US dollar index)…