EUR/USD is trading close to 1.10, as the US dollar gradually advances. Two White House advisers expressed contradicting accounts of US-Sino trade talks, causing confusion. Germany refrained from adding fiscal stimulus.
GBP/USD is trading around 1.25, off the two-month highs of 1.2582 as EU officials cast doubts about the seriousness of the new UK proposals on Brexit.
Bearish momentum extends on Saturday across the crypto space. Bitcoin is the top weekly loser among five dominant cryptocurrencies. Ripple (XRP/USD) extends its corrective slide from six-week tops into a third straight day today.
The fifth most widely traded cryptocurrency, Litecoin, remains on the back foot so far this Saturday. Sellers take back control amid a descending triangle formation spotted on hourly sticks, with eyes on 73.00.