Daily foreign exchange rates for our top 10 currencies & Update #forex #Vancouver March 20, 2018

USDCAD spot rate: 1.3075 - 1.3080 (as at 7:58am PST)

Ranges:

Asia:

1.3044

to

1.3073

Europe:

1.3052

to

1.3085

North America:

1.3064

to

1.3095

Technical Support / Resistance:

S2

S1

R1

R2

1.2940

1.3000

1.3100

1.3150

Key Economic Data Releases:

- Canada wholesale sales 0.1% (0.0% exp.) -0.5% previous

Event Calendar:

Date

Canada

U.S.A.

Mar. 20

Mar. 21

Mar. 22

Mar. 23

Wholesale sales

Retail sales, CPI

Fed interest rate decision, economic projections

Housing price index, Markit manufacturing PMI

Durable goods orders, new home sales

U.S. stocks opened higher as investors looked past Facebook Inc.'s mounting data crisis, while government bond yields climbed as investors braced for higher U.S. borrowing rates.Facebook fell for s second day after Bloomberg News reported that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission is probing the company over whether it violated terms of a consent decree over its use of personal data, according to a person familiar with the matter. Also President Donald Trump is expected to announce up to 60 billion dollars in tariffs against a wide range of Chinese products. Currently, the TSX and the DJIA are up 0.14% and 0.40% respectively. EURCAD is down 0.4% trading between 1.6020 and 1.6153. GBPCAD is unchanged trading between 1.8272 and 1.8380. JPYCAD is down 0.90% trading between 0.01225 and 0.01234. Gold is down 0.50% trading between $1,308 and $1,317USD/oz., silver is down 1% trading between $16.18 and $16.35USD/oz., while oil is up 1.25% trading between $62.32 and $63.39.

Sources: Reuters, Bloomberg, FXStreet, RBC Capital Markets, Bank of Canada, U.S. Federal Reserve, CNBC, Forexlive, CME Group

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