Market Updates 24/04/2017

EUR surged after an early counting of ballots in the first round of the French election showed that centrist Emmanuel Macron and the National Front’s Marine Le Pen were on target to reach next month’s run-off. EURUSD was trading above US$1.0929.
While in the local market AUDUSD is down 0.8% to US $0.7563, and it traded as low as US $0.7492 earlier from an overnight peak of 0.7563 due to recent softness in commodity prices.
DATA RELEASES THIS WEEK:
MONDAY:
EUR – German Ifo Business Climate
WEDNESDAY:
USD – CB Consumer Confidence
AUD – CPI q/q
CAD – Core Retail Sales m/m
THURSDAY:
USD – Crude Oil Inventories
USD – Core Durable Goods Orders
USD – Unemployment Claims
AUD – RBA Gov Lowe Speaks
JPY – Monetary Policy Statement & BOJ Outlook Report
EUR – ECB Press Conference
FRIDAY:
CHF – SNB Chairman Jordan Speaks
GBP – Prelim GDP q/q
CAD – GDP m/m
USD – Advance GDP q/q
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