Spanish November retail sales data was out a short while ago 28 Dec
- yy 4.0% vs 0.6% prev
- yy SA 3.3% vs 3.1% exp vs 2.1% prev revised down from 2.2%
Fastest rate of growth in 3 months and 28th straight month of gains.
Meanwhile EURUSD down to 1.0445 near session lows as general USD demand prevails this morning so far with GBPUSD down to 1.2249 after failing to breach 1.2300. USDJPY 117.60 after finding support/buyers at 117.50 following a dip from 117.75 Asian highs.