An outlook on the CNH drivers. #US- #China Phase One to be signed. Reinstatement of semi annual talks with China (outside trade talks), which Trump abolished earlier during his tenure. Expectations for China trade balance to rebound in Dec (out tomorrow). Expectations... The weekend press headlines. Good Sunday evening, Monday morning fellow FX traders. -Give an take a bit of political banter, it seems the weekend got a little better as it progressed from China’s political banter at the WTO yesterday into tighter IP protection... Trade war news isn’t having much of an effect on FX markets, and Brexit is all smiles for the pound Today I spoke to my old mate Nick Batsford at Core TV about what’s driving FX... US-Japan trade talks start today Today marks the start of planned meetings between US Trade Rep Lighthizer and Japan’s Economy Minister Motegi We’re not expecting to much out of these straight away but who knows what comments may hit..... Premier Li quoted on Chinese State Media Li made the remarks at a meeting with U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao. U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is due to lead a delegation to China soon.