The beginning of Autumn can be felt all around us. There is a change in the air that means you never know what the day could bring. You have to be prepared for all eventualities – a sudden rainy downpour turning into a sunny spell. A surprise chill in the air first thing in the morning or the all too soon darkening of an evening sky. Like Autumn, the currency markets can also deliver unexpected changes leaving investors scrambling to react or days where just one look at the horizon can show what lies ahead. Let’s look at the highs and lows that have occurred and the major events that have impacted the currency markets in the past few weeks.