EUR/USD sits at 1.3325, all but unchanged from where North America closed out Wednesday.

Well it’s Thanksgiving Day in the U.S. and this may well limit activity during the European session. Or maybe that’s just wishful thinking on my part. I could do with a little rest after the hectic sessions we’ve experienced so far this week. Certainly back in my day in the City we used the Thanksgiving Holiday as a good excuse to be in the pub by 11:31 am.

Euro zone data thin on the ground:

07:45 GMT: French consumer confidence indicator for November expected unchanged at -34

08:30 GMT: Italian business confidence for November expected 99.5 from 99.8