Euro treads water before ECB
Euro near recent lows before ECB policy meeting.
PMI hit by euro decline as Greenback looks to close the week strong
The UK manufacturing sector (PMI) slowed to a 17-month low in September, with a report from Markit showing GBP/EUR rates the main reason.
Aussie hits 9-month low as US dollar soars
Australia’s dollar slides further on weak data.
Euro drops to two-year low ahead of ECB meeting
Divergence in monetary policy between economies continues to be the major theme in world markets as Europe and Japan are looking to add further stimulus to try and evade deflation.
Dollar pauses and commodity currencies rise
The dollar paused for breath but remains on course to end September higher.
Euro remains sensitive
The initial set of September’s Eurozone CPI figures headlines the economic calendar in European hours.
New Zealand dollar slumps as Key gives intervention nod
New Zealand’s dollar fell as policymakers sounded dovish.