In the currency market, Dollar managed to hold during the American session and trimmed losses in many crosses. EUR/USD retreated further and reached a session low at 1.3778; the Euro is still up for the day but off highs. GBP/USD is hovering around 1.6250, near daily highs and more than 150 pips above the price it had at the beginning of the day. USD/JPY failed to rise above 82.00 and is now pulling back, approaching 81.80.
The Loonie is outperforming the Kiwi and the Aussie and is rising in the market. USD/CAD reached fresh 3-year lows while AUD/USD and NZD/USD remained steady.