NFP 200K, wages up 2.9% y/y – USD jumps – Live Coverage


The US was expected to report a gain of around 184K job gains in January. Wages were predicted to rise by 0.3% m/m and 2.6% y/y. The unemployment rate was projected to remain unchanged at 4.1%. The dollar was making some gains ahead of the publication.

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