Archive for September 2nd, 2016

Foreign Exchange Insights and Next Week

Next Week

September 2, 2016

G-20 Leaders Summit: A whale of a busy week kicks off with the G-20 annual summit hosted by China in Hangzhou on Sunday and Monday.  A Eurogroup meeting is scheduled for September 9th. Holidays: Labor Day observances in the U.S. and Canada on Monday. Also on Monday is Ganesh Chaturthi in India. Brazil’s Independence Day […] More

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Market Attention Fixed on Today’s U.S. Jobs Report for August

September 2, 2016

The U.S. Labor Department will release August jobs data at 08:30 EDT. In June and July, nonfarm payroll employment increased by 292K and 255K, respectively. Analysts look for an August figure of somewhat less than 200K. Keen interest will also be paid to the unemployment rate, which was 4.7% in May followed by 4.9% in […] More