Dollar set to spark back to life as focus turns to US economics

May 3, 2017 7:33 AM
It is going to be a busy day for the dollar, with a couple of market-moving economic pointers coming up ahead of the Federal Reserve’s rate decision later on. The official non-farm payrolls report is due on Friday.

EUR/USD coiled in a tight range ahead of Fed, Euro GDP, US jobs, French election

May 2, 2017 3:02 PM
EUR/USD has been coiled in a tightening trading range for the past week after the first round of the French presidential election in late April caused a sharp euro relief rally that was combined with general weakness in the US dollar. That rally and subsequent consolidation for EUR/USD will be put to the test in the coming days amid major economic a...