AUD/USD climbed an extra 20 pips within the aftermath of the FOMC minutes to spice up the every day acquire to a half-cent and crest above the 0.7200 degree.
The minutes did not provide any clear indications that the Fed is significantly contemplating a 50 bps hike in March. That stated, the assembly was earlier than the newest excessive inflation studying.
The market is taking it at face worth although and the implied chance of a 50 bps hike has drifted decrease whereas US equities have rebounded from strong losses to positive factors.
By way of AUD, this stands to be the very best shut since January 20. If the market shifts extra decisively to a 25 foundation level view, then we’ll see an extension of this type of value motion.