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Coracle Currency Podcast 7 Jan

By • Jan 7th, 2008 • Category: Currency

The Coracle Currency podcast for 7th Jan 2008 in association with Crossbar fx (www.crossbarfx.com)

Key market data for Dec 17th to Jan 4th:

USD vs     Mon opening  Fri closing  Trend
———-      —————     ————-  ———
EUR/USD    1.4397     1.4775      Weaker $
USD/CHF    1.1539     1.1067      Weaker $
USD/JPY     113.08     108.34      Weaker $
Gold             797.40     858.80      Up 7.7%
Oil                 92.68      97.56        Up 5.2%

GBP vs      Mon opening  Fri closing  Trend
——           —————–   ————-   ——-
GBP/USD    2.0139     1.9749      Weaker £
GBP/EUR    1.3989     1.3361      Weaker £
GBP/CHF    2.3243     2.1855      Weaker £
GBP/JPY     227.78     213.96      Weaker £

Current Interest Rates                    Latest Change       Next Meeting
———————-          ————         ————
US Federal Reserve (FED)             4.25%  11 Dec 07     30 Jan 08
European Central Bank (ECB)       4.00%  6 Jun 07      10 Jan 08
Bank of England (BoE)                 5.50%  6 Dec 07      10 Jan 08