Posted: Feb 22, 2010 5:00
The Fed's preferred inflation measure didn't add any urgency to the rate hike debate on Tuesday but it helped to crystalize the debate. The dollar finished the day as the top performer on continued momentum from Jackson Hole while the pound lagged. Key data on Australian housing and Japanese consumers is due next. Friday's UK jobs report will be the week's main event, but Wednesday's Eurozone flash Aug CPI should be a key determinant of medium term EURUSD moves. Gold will be the focus of this week's Premium video ahead of NFP.