The figures for unemployment claims in United States came out at a five-year low. This is the signal which made the Japanese yen touch 100 per dollar, a record high for the last 4 years. In the last period, the U.S. economy showed signs of recovery and Fed let us understood that is sympathetic with the economy and willing to adjust its policy depending on the evolution of the inflation and the labor market.
On 10th and 11th of May will take place the G7 meeting. They may come up with important news as the issue of the banking union in the Euro zone is going to be discussed again together with new rules for the derivatives trading and the Basel III plan (plan which is intended to help the banking sector deal better with the economic stress).