September 8: American session
Tatyana Norkina, FBS analyst.
Index of the dollar at the opening session adds a little more than 0.25% on expectations of speech by the Minister of Finance, Mr. Lu today. The rise of the dollar is also associated with the bearish pressure on the single European currency.
US stock markets are slightly down, losing 0.05%.
Currency pairs traded in different directions. For example, EUR / USD is consolidating just above 1.2940. GBP / USD pair is trading at 1.6100 lows. Currency pair USD / CHF hits a maximum of 0.9325, and USD / JPY grew to around 105.40.