FXstreet.com (Buenos Aires) - Despite positive week opening Euro and Gbp close the day lower against greenback, after positive sentiment dilutes with Wall Street downside sprint. The DJIA fall more than 150 points, but ended 42 points under opening price losing just a 0.5%. Optimism faded along the day, and drag European majors with it. Euro close just under the 1.3420 level, while Gbp stands at 1.4743 pre Asian opening, in a day with little macroeconomic data to watch.

For the next hours, both Bank of Japan and Reserve Bank of Australia will be publishing their monetary policy statements. Both countries rates are expected with no changes at 0.10% and 3.25% respectably, but market will be pending of any possible comment about further rate decisions or alternative monetary policies.