Brent crude grade has closed the fourth consecutive day in the green, reacting on partial easing of tensions in relations between USA and China, and also growth of demand for dicey assets.
The EUR / USD pair maintains a horizontal vector of movement over the medium term, and has reacted poorly to the publication of FOMC protocols, which have somewhat reduced investors' expectations regarding a further reduction in interest rates in the USA.
Gold is trading lower after the publication of the minutes of the last FOMC meeting.
Gold finished trading on Tuesday with moderate growth due to lower stock indices and increased demand for safe assets.
Oil market retains upward vector on the back of careful optimism of investors regarding prospects of mending trade relations between USA and China.
Oil market opens new trading week in the green reacting on situation in stock markets and messages saying, that Gibraltar court has ordered to release Iranian oil tanker Grace 1.