Volatility alert for 19 May 01:30

Employment Change

Be very careful of upcoming volatility following Australia Employment Change news event later today. We expect a large increase in volatility on the these instruments following the event release at 19 May 01:30 UTC:

The table below summarizes how the volatility of each instrument is expected to change during this news event.

Symbol Normal Movement Range Movement range during AU Employment Change
EURUSD 13-21 pips 15-25 pips (16.04%)
USDCHF 10-15 pips 12-19 pips (24.35%)
AUDUSD 15-26 pips 32-60 pips (130.88%)