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EUR/USD climbs beyond 1.3600

FXstreet.com (Edinburgh) – A bout of buying interest after the Spanish data lifted the EUR/USD to fresh session highs above the 1.3600 handle on Thursday.

EUR/USD buoyed by better data

The pair managed to surpass the key barrier at 1.3600 after the economic activity in the Mediterranean country expanded 0.1% inter-quarter and contracted at an annual pace of 1.1%, bettering Q2’s -0.1% and -1.6%, respectively. Still in Spain, consumer prices gauged by the flash HICP rose 0.3% on a yearly basis for the month of November, surpassing the median and previous print at 0.0%. Tim Riddell, Head of Global Markets …read more