Japanese store data out a short while ago 21 Nov
- Tokyo dept store sales yy -0.3% vs 4.6% prev
- supermarket sales yy -1.9% v -0.3% prev
Soggy data but not fx price moving. Posting for info.
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Large options in play today 20 Nov
As per my regular , and frequent references since, just a quick heads up to our NA desks as they enter the fray.
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Decent USDCHF and EURCHF demand notable again today 20 Nov
Yep, I know, easy to point the finger at the SNB but I highlighted potential "smoothing " again at the end of last week as the German coalition talks deadline passed into potential danger zone for the euro.
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The SPD party out reiterating their position 20 Nov
- not worried about a new election
Nothing we didn't know but if new elections are the outcome a reminder that this gives the far right tendency another crack at gaining more seats.
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EU Brexit spokesman Barnier speaking at Centre for European Reform Brussels
- agreement on orderly exit is key for close ties
- UK financial services providers will lose EU passport
Of course they must, as must the UK with them.
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Office of German president out with the news a short while ago 20 Nov
Original reports were of a statement at 13.00 GMT
Merkel will meet him with an update/her intentions/preferences at 11.00 GMT and then hopefully we'll know more from which to work/trade/second-guess.
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Here's the latest on other key pairs 20 Nov
Note: Offers = Sellers at these levels. Bids = Buyers at these levels.
These orders, and the others I post, are generally good until filled/ level breached.
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Here's the latest on today's notable expiries for the 10.00 EST cut 20 Nov
- EURUSD: 1.1660 (EUR 635m)
- USDJPY: 112.50 (620m)
- GBPUSD: None of note
Eamonn had these earlier and I've highlighted the large USDJPY at 112.30 in a few posts since. Nothing else much of note that I can find.
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Our good friends at Livesquawk citing RND
No further detail but we know that Merkel has meetings with him this morning in an attempt to resolve the current impasse after coalition talks broke down
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Currently 132.31 from 131.40
The pair in rally mode again but USDJPY has large option expiries at 112.30 to keep in mind as well as the German govt uncertainty.
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