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Light Data Calendar, Attention On Fed Speak

  • Following the blip higher in global equity index futures overnight, risk sentiment has stabilised across global markets, prompting a subdued start to Friday.
  • G10 currency ranges remain extremely narrow and as such, USDMXN trades close to unchanged.
  • A light data calendar bolsters the likelihood of that continuing throughout US hours, with US existing home sales and Canada retail sales the only data points of note.
  • Speeches are due from Fed's Evans, Williams & Brainard.
  • There are no major Latin American economic data releases scheduled for today.
  • 1400ET: International Monetary Fund’s Western Hemisphere Department director Ilan Goldfajn discusses the region’s economic prospects at AS/COA event.

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