The AUDUSD fell to 0.7028 (lowest level in 9 weeks) from Australia’s disappointing GDP growth for the last quarter of 2018 by 0.2% at a 0.3% forecast. On an annual basis, growth was 2.3% versus 2.8% in the third quarter. Internet sales dropped by -0.5% in January. The Australian CB President said he did not expect the rate to rise in 2019
US indices closed in red despite the progress in talks with China and the likelihood of a deal by the end of the month, according to CNBC.