High impact news
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Are news that move the markets the most, due to the importance of those news as they usually give off the overall outlook of a country's economy. News such as "interest rates" will have an impact on a currency pair's value and the general sentiment around that country's currency. Other news such as GDP as well will tend to affect the currency in the long run. Employment change as well, is one of the news that have a high impact on a currency pair, being the economic activity of a country. How many people are employed, the more the better, more employed people equates to more spending, more spending means there will be more money circulating around, that facilitates economic growth. For more on high impact news click here.