Interactive Market Course.
The American Session coincides with the second half of London trading period. This is a “hot time” on the market, in terms of high trading volume and dynamic price movements of the pairs with the US dollar.
At this time traders follow the news from the Unites States, looking through the Economic calendar. All changes are reflected in stocks prices, oil (Brent/WTI), gold and the USD rates.
It is also worth noting that the Russian session on the Moscow Stock Exchange captures both the London and the American ones. Here the focus of the investors’ attention is on news that may affect currency pairs with RUB.