Daily Market Report
• AUD/USD is stable on Thursday, as the pair trades slightly below the 0.93
line in the North American session. In economic news, Australian CB Leading
Index gained 0.4% in July, a six-month high. Will we see a further gain in
Quick Daily update
• The S&P surges to a fresh all-time high on Thursday boosted by signs of a
strengthening US economy.
• The London Stock Exchange is raising £938m in a shareholders rights issue to
help fund a £1.6bn US acquisition.
• A Russian aid convoy held up on the Ukrainian border for days is on the move
after "intolerable" delays by Ukraine, Russia's foreign ministry says.
Daily News To Watch
Friday 22nd August 2014 Previous Forecast Actual
13:30pm CAD Core CPI m/m -0.1% 0.1%
CAD Core Retail Sales m/m 0.1% 0.4%
15:00pm USD Fed Chair Yellen Speaks
19:30pm EUR ECB President Draghi Speaks
By Nikhil Pankhania
Senior Market Analyst & Trader