MARKET DEVELOPMENT – GBPUSD Positive factors Pared, SEK Troubles Persist, Oil Stays Buoyant
GBP: Yet one more unstable session up to now forward of tonight’s Brexit vote (1900GMT). GBPUSD had moved in direction of 1.33 all through the Asian session after PM Might had gained authorized assurances over the contentious backstop. Nevertheless, positive factors had been pared in the course of the European morning following the authorized opinion from AG Geoffrey Cox, which famous that authorized dangers from the brand new deal have been unchanged. In flip, this has decreased the chance that PM Might will get her deal throughout with each the DUP and ERG stating that they won’t assist the deal. As such, this noticed GBPUSD fall to lows of 1.3000. As reminder, with GBPUSD 1-day implied volatility on the highest since July 2016, value motion is prone to stay uneven. Headline threat will proceed to dictate within the run as much as tonight’s vote.
SEK / NOK: Inflation troubles persist for the Riksbank with the most recent Swedish CPI report, falling in need of expectations and the central banks forecast. Consequently, SEK is on the backfoot in opposition to the EUR and NOK with the latter additionally supported by the uptick seen in oil costs.
Crude Oil: Brent crude futures stay buoyant as sentiment stemming from Saudi’s pledge to supply deeper manufacturing cuts proceed to assist. Elsewhere, energy outages in Venezuela have additional crippled manufacturing within the nation, consequently offering an extra enhance to costs.
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“Brexit Newest: GBPUSD Drops as Cox says “Authorized Threat” of New Brexit Deal is Unchanged” by Justin McQueen, Market Analyst
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