The impact of coronavirus on the global economy

Coronavirus, FX markets, UK interest rate cut, GBP, EUR, USD, BoE, Fed, Safe haven, Core Retail Sales, Retail Sales

Last week: GBP

  • BoE cut interest rates to 0.25%.


  • Fed cut interest rates.
  • Safe haven currency.


  • More stimulus to fight coronavirus impact.
  • More stimulus to fight coronavirus impact.

The week ahead: USD

  • Core Retail Sales m/m.
  • Core Retail Sales m/m.

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