Italy Q2 GDP preliminary data now out 16 Aug

  • 0.4% prev
  • yy 1.5% vs 1.4% exp vs 1.2% exp

Slightly better yy reading not halting the euro decline in the wake of the Draghi/Jackson Hole report.

EURUSD posting lows of 1.1691 EURGBP 0.9101 and EURJPY 129.61 before finding a few buyers