Session Recap: Oil fly over $111; USD steady again above 81.15 of DXY

FXstreet.com (Barcelona) – Another steady Asian session for the USD index that currently trades at 81.17 of the spot DXY off recent session lows at 81.10, with the EUR/USD around session lows though also little changed since NY close, last at 1.3385.

AUD/USD dipped to fresh 3-week lows on risk aversion last at 0.8924 while local share markets trade overall in the negative, Nikkei index lower by -2.58%. The USD/JPY also broke lower below the 97 handle on massive Yen strength as Syria tensions escalate, posting a fresh 2-week low at 96.80, last at 97.00 round.

Oil jumped above …read more