Weekly FX Update – 6 July 2017 (Video)

In this week’s FX update, Senior Market Analyst Craig Erlam discusses the key market events remaining this week, most notably Friday’s US jobs report. The June employment data comes after the FOMC minutes suggest some policy makers are becoming concerned about inflation running persistently below its 2% target.

He also gives his analysis on EURUSD (11:57), GBPUSD (13:42), EURGBP (15:04), AUDUSD (16:22), USDCAD (17:47), NZDUSD (20:41), USDJPY (22:23), GBPJPY (24:37), EURJPY (25:30) and CADJPY (27:14).

Gold Shrugs off Bland Federal Reserve Minutes, Soft Job Numbers

US Data Eyed Ahead of Friday’s Jobs Report

ECB Minutes Key for Next EUR Move

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Craig Erlam

Craig Erlam

Senior Currency Analyst at OANDA
Based in London, England, Craig Erlam joined OANDA in 2015 as a Market Analyst. With more than five years' experience as a financial market analyst and trader, he focuses on both fundamental and technical analysis while conducting macroeconomic commentary. He has been published by The Financial Times, Reuters, the Wall Street Journal and The Telegraph, and he also appears regularly as a guest commentator on networks including Sky News, Bloomberg, CNBC and BBC. Craig holds a full membership to the Society of Technical Analysts and he is recognized as a Certified Financial Technician by the International Federation of Technical Analysts.