The deficit in October came in wider than expected, in a piece of disappointing news for Philip Hammond on the eve of his Autumn Budget.
(Reuters) - Wall Street indexes opened higher on Tuesday, with the Nasdaq hitting a record high, led by gains in technology stocks.
LONDON (Reuters) - Sterling strengthened to an eight-day high against the euro on Tuesday as political uncertainty in Germany kept the single currency under pressure while cautious optimism around Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit bill offer supported the pound.
The Russian minister of communications and mass media said yesterday that the country will not consider the legalization of digital currencies like bitcoin.
Next trading day's important events
- 22:00 (GMT 3) US - FOMC Minutes
- USDJPY: 112.21
- EURUSD: 1.1739
- S&P 500: 2595.84
- NASDAQ: 6845.23