EUR / USD
During the night, the euro weakened strongly against the dollar and after yesterday’s referendum on independence of Catalonia (from Spain). Conflicts with the police, the possibility of declaring independence in a few days, shook the common European currency. This morning, the euro is exchanging for $ 1.1759, which at the beginning of the European session shows a weakening of the euro by 0.39%. At 09:45 hours, the figures on the (production) index of procurement managers in the strongest European economies are expected, and at 10:00 hours the unique data from the euro zone is expected. At 15:45, an ISM indicator from the United States will be published, and fifteen minutes later from the service sector.
GBP / USD
During the night, the US dollar grew. This morning, this currency pair is at $ 1,3319 per pound, which means a gain of $ 0.18%. At 10:30, the September level of the procurement managers index in the UK manufacturing sector is expected. The identical (ISM) indicator from the United States will be announced at 15:45, and fifteen minutes later from the service sector.
USD / JPY
During the night, the Japanese yen weakened against the dollar, although the Tianan business mood index was (generally) well above expectations. This morning, this currency pair trades at a level of 112.78 yen per dollar, which at the beginning of the European session jen seems weaker against the dollar by 0.25%. At 15:45, an ISM will be published as an indicator of economic dynamics in the US manufacturing sector, and fifteen minutes later from the service sector.