EUR and USD in 2018
EUR/USD continues its growth and now reaches four-month highs, responding to the substantial growth of the manufacturing industry in the Eurozone.
It finished 2017 with its best year against the dollar since 2003 as the European Central Bank will wind down its monetary stimulus grew, boosting demand for the single currency.
The USD index begins to fall faster and at that time it reaches a minimum for four months. Now its position: 91.57.
Bitcoin, the biggest and best-known digital currency, stopped at around $ 13600 after falling in about 2.0% on the Luxembourg-based Bitstamp exchange.
Changes in the EUR/USD pair can be stimulated by the following news:
03 January at 8-55 GMT – German Unemployment Change
January 3 at 9:30 GMT – U.K. Construction Purchasing Managers Index (PMI)
January 03 at 15-00 GMT – U.S. ISM Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI)
January 03 at 19-00 GMT – U.S. Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) Meeting Minutes
January 4 at 9:30 GMT – U.K. Services Purchasing Managers Index (PMI)
January 04 at 13-15 GMT – U.S. ADP Nonfarm Employment Change
05 January at 9:30 GMT – NFP