Oct. 21: MARKET REVIEW
Risk sentiment still hasn’t sustainably improved. Japanese Nikkei declined.
AUD/USD: edged up on better than expected China’s Q3 GDP growth (7.3% vs. 7.2%), though the reading came lower than in the previous quarter. Chinese industrial production rose by 8.0% vs. 7.5% expected. China is Australia’s largest trading partner.
EUR/USD edged up to $1.2825.
GBP/USD edged higher to $1.6180, awaits public sector net borrowing at 08:30 GMT.
USD/JPY fell to 106.20 in Asia.