EUR/CAD: reflects the rate of euro to the Canadian dollar. This pair is characterized by high volatility which can reach up to 200 pips a day.
This currency pair is quite amenable to both technical and fundamental analyses. The Canadian dollar’s rate is dependent on the state of the raw materials market, prices of oil, gas and other natural resources. EUR/CAD is traded most actively during the overlapping hours of the American and European trading sessions.
The fluctuations of the EUR/CAD rate influenced by:
—current oil quotes and prices of other raw materials;
—statements by ministers and state officials of Canada and EU;
—balances of trade of countries;
—important economic indicators;
—interest rates set by the central banks of Canada and EU, etc.