Exclusive interviews with leading policymakers that convey the true policy message that impacts markets.
Reporting on key macro data at the time of release.
- Emerging MarketsEmerging Markets
Real-time insight of emerging markets in CEMEA, Asia and LatAm region
- MNI ResearchMNI Research
Actionable insight on monetary policy, balance sheet and inflation with focus on global issuance. Analysis on key political risk impacting the global markets.
- About Us
Sign up now for free access to this content.
Please enter your details below and select your areas of interest.
AUD/USD probes the water under Thursday's low, as defensive flows materialise in early Asia-Pac trade. The detection of a new Covid-19 variant of concern in South Africa has sparked concerns about potential spread & immunisation evasion, likely undermining broader risk appetite.
- The rate last sits at $0.7181, down 9 pips on the day. Bears set their sights on Sep 29 low of $0.7170 and a clean break below that level would open up Aug 20 low of $0.7106. On the flip side, a jump above Nov 18 high of $0.7293 would bring Nov 15 high of $0.7371 into play.
- Australia's retail sales will be published later today. Next week, focus turns to further GDP partials as well as the final growth figures, which will hit the wires on Wednesday. In addition, RBA Dep Gov Debelle will speak on a couple of occasions in the early part of next week.