The first half of the week showed calm trades. There was not published any important macroeconomic statistics. The Japan and the US banks have not worked because of the public holidays which caused the liquidity decrease and the players’ low activity.
As a result, the euro stayed in a flat, the British pound rose up by 29 points on Monday, still this growth was stopped by the weak Chinese trade balance data and the pair fell. The USD/JPY has decreased.
The US dollar has fallen amid the market expectations decrease about the rate growth in 2015. The New York Federal Reserve Bank president William Dudley even said about the probable negative rate introduction in case of a crisis. The Atlanta Federal Reserve Bank governor Dennis Lockhart spoke about the possible December increase. Still, the oil significant decrease can pressure the currencies quotes that are against the US dollar.Publication source