It was a relatively subdued session here today, but AUD/USD and NZD/USD did follow on through higher after their Thursday rally. NQ and ES (US equity index futures) are not a lot changed from their US close and are off their Asia-time low.

There was very little news flow, and only lower-tier data releases.

Note for this weekend coming, Federal Reserve Chair Powell taped an interview for 60 Minutes on Thursday. Its set to air on Sunday evening at 7pm Eastern time. Globex will be open. I’ll have the headlines as they cross if you are not planning on watching the telly.

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For fans of F1, seven-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton will move to Ferrari after the coming season following 12 years at Mercedes.