FX Week Ahead: Inflation Data Due from Eurozone, UK, Japan, and Canada

Talking Points:

– Trade tensions are back in the spotlight after Friday’s announcement that US President Trump was ordering tariffs on $200 billion of Chinese imports.

– Inflation figures due out over the coming week may not carry the potency that they usually do – but the Canadian CPI report seems like it has the greatest potential to leave an impact.

Retail trader sentiment is starting to turn back in the US Dollar’s favor after a disappointing week of trading.

Join me on Mondays at 7:30 EDT/11:30 GMT for the FX Week Ahead webinar, where we discuss top event risk over the coming days and strategies for trading FX markets around the events listed below.

09/17 Monday | 09:00 GMT | EUR Eurozone Consumer Price Index (AUG F)

The final August Eurozone Core CPI is due in at +2.0% (y/y), a slight drop from the initial reading reported in at +2.1%. The final core reading for August is set to be confirmed at +1.0% (y/y), down from +1.1% in July. The Euro, on a trade-weighted basis, is down over the past year, so it stands to reason that inflation

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