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Global economic calendar ECONOMIC CALENDAR
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Period:
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Importance
only important events
Monday, 21 January 2019 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
00:01
 
Rightmove House Prices Jan -1.5% m/m; 0.7% y/y 0.4% m/m; 0.4% y/y
Low
02:00
 
NBS Press Conference
Medium
02:00
 
Unemployment Rate Dec 4.8% 4.9%
Low
02:00
 
Retail Sales Dec 8.1% y/y; 9.1% y/y 8.1% y/y; 9.0% y/y 8.2% y/y; 9.0% y/y
Low
02:00
 
Fixed Asset Investment Dec 5.9% 6.0% 5.9%
Medium
02:00
 
Industrial production Dec 5.4% y/y; 6.3% y/y 5.3% y/y; 6.2% y/y 5.7% y/y; 6.2% y/y
High
02:00
 
Real GDP (YTD) 4 quarter 6.7% 6.6% 6.6%
High
02:00
 
Real GDP 4 quarter 1.6% q/q; 6.5% y/y 1.5% q/q; 6.4% y/y 1.5% q/q; 6.4% y/y
High
07:00
 
PPI Dec 0.1% m/m; 3.3% y/y -0.1% m/m; 2.9% y/y -0.4% m/m; 2.7% y/y
Low
11:00
 
Bundesbank Monthly Report
Low
15:30
 
Prime Minister Theresa May Speaks
High
Tuesday, 22 January 2019 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
05:00
 
BOJ Core CPI Dec 0.5% 0.5% 0.4%
Low
9:30
 
Public Sector Net Borrowing Dec 6.3bln; 7.1В 1.1bln; 1.9В 2.1bln; 3.0В
Medium
9:30
 
Claimant Count Rate Nov 4.1% 4.1% 4.0%
Medium
9:30
 
Average Earnings Index Nov 3.3% 3m/y; 3.3% 3m/y 3.3% 3m/y; 3.3% 3m/y 3.4% 3m/y; 3.3% 3m/y
Medium
9:30
 
Claimant Count Change Dec 24.8K 20.1K 20.8K
High
10:00
 
ZEW Survey (Econ. Sentiment) Jan -21.0 -20.1 -20.9
Medium
10:00
 
ZEW Current Situation Jan 45.3 43.3 27.6
Medium
10:00
 
ZEW Economic Sentiment Jan -17.5 -18.8 -15.0
Medium
13:30
 
Wholesale Sales Nov 0.7% -0.3% -1.0%
Low
13:30
 
Manufacturing Shipments Nov -0.1% -0.8% -1.4%
Low
15:00
 
Existing Home Sales Dec 5.33M; 2.1% 5.27M; -1.5% 4.99M; -6.4%
Medium
15:30
 
Leading Index (Conference Board) Nov 106.2; -0.5% 106.1; -0.1%
Low
21:45
 
Consumer Price Index 4 quarter 0.9% q/q; 1.9% y/y 0.0% q/q; 1.8% y/y 0.1% q/q; 1.9% y/y
High
23:30
 
MI Leading Index Dec -0.1% -0.2%
Low
23:50
 
Trade Balance Dec -480.7В; -737.7В -290.7В; -35.3В -183.6В; -55.3В
Low
Wednesday, 23 January 2019 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
02:59
 
BOJ Outlook Report
Medium
02:59
 
Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes
High
02:59
 
BoJ MPC Interest Rate Announcement Jan -0.10% -0.10% -0.10%
High
04:30
 
All Industry Activity Index Nov 2.1% -0.4% -0.3%
Low
06:00
 
Prelim Machine Tool Orders Dec -18.3% -18.3%
Low
06:30
 
Bank of Japan Press Conference
High
07:00
 
Trade Balance Dec 4.74В
Low
9:30
 
BOE Deputy Governor for Monetary Policy Ben Broadbent Speaks
Medium
11:00
 
CBI industrial order books balance Jan 8 5 -1
Low
13:30
 
Retail Sales Nov 0.2% m/m; -0.2% m/m -0.6% m/m; -0.4% m/m -0.9% m/m; -0.6% m/m
Medium
14:00
 
House Price Index Nov 0.4% 0.3% 0.4%
Low
15:00
 
Consumer Confidence Jan -6.2 -6.5
Low
15:00
 
Richmond Fed Manufacturing Index Jan -8 -2
Low
23:50
 
Corporate Service Price Index Dec 1.2%
Low
Thursday, 24 January 2019 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
00:30
 
Participation Rate Dec 65.7% 65.7%
Low
00:30
 
Part Time Employment Change Dec -6.4K; 43.4K
Medium
00:30
 
Employment Change Dec 37.0K 17.3K
High
00:30
 
Unemployment Rate Dec 5.1% 5.1%
High
00:30
 
PMI Manufacturing Jan 52.6 52.7
Low
02:00
 
Credit Card Spending Dec 0.4% m/m; 6.1% y/y
Low
05:00
 
Leading Indicators Nov 99.3
Low
07:00
 
GfK Consumer Climate Feb 10.4
Low
08:00
 
Unemployment Rate 4 quarter 14.6%
Low
08:15
 
Composite PMI Jan 48.7 51.0
Medium
08:15
 
PMI Services Jan 49.0 50.6
Medium
08:15
 
PMI Manufacturing Jan 49.7 50.0
Medium
08:30
 
Composite PMI Jan 51.6 51.9
Medium
08:30
 
PMI Services Jan 51.8 52.2
Medium
08:30
 
PMI Manufacturing Jan 51.5 51.6
Medium
9:00
 
Composite PMI Jan 51.1 51.4
Medium
9:00
 
PMI Services Jan 51.2 51.5
Medium
9:00
 
PMI Manufacturing Jan 51.4 51.5
Medium
9:30
 
30-Year Bonds Auction Jan 2.677%; 1.43
Low
10:00
 
30-y Bond Auction Jan 1.60%; 1.72
Low
10:00
 
10-y Bond Auction Jan 0.68%; 1.71
Low
12:45
 
Deposit Facility Rate Jan -0.40% -0.40%
Medium
12:45
 
Marginal Lending Facility Jan 0.25% 0.25%
Medium
12:45
 
ECB Interest Rate Announcement Jan 0.00% 0.00%
High
13:30
 
Continuing Claims Jan 1737K
Low
13:30
 
Unemployment Claims Jan 213K 212K
Medium
13:30
 
ECB Press Conference
High
14:45
 
Composite PMI Jan 54.4
Low
14:45
 
Final Services PMI Jan 54.4 54.1
Low
14:45
 
ISM Manufacturing Jan 53.8 53.5
Medium
15:00
 
Leading Index Dec 111.8; 0.2% ; -0.1%
Low
15:30
 
EIA Natural Gas Storage Change Jan -81bln
Low
16:00
 
Crude Oil Inventories Jan -2683K
Medium
21:45
 
Visitor Arrivals Nov 4.0%
Low
23:30
 
Tokyo CPI ex Fresh Food & Energy Jan 0.6% 0.6%
Low
23:30
 
National CPI ex Fresh Food Jan 0.9% 0.9%
Low
23:30
 
National CPI Jan 0.3% 0.2%
Low
Friday, 25 January 2019 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
9:00
 
Survey of Professional Forecasters
Medium
9:00
 
IFO - Expectations Jan 97.3 97.0
Medium
9:00
 
Ifo Current Assessment Jan 104.7 104.2
Medium
9:00
 
Ifo Business Climate Index Jan 101.0 100.7
Medium
9:30
 
High Street Lending Dec 39.4K 39.0K
Low
11:00
 
CBI retail sales volume balance Jan -13 1
Low
13:30
 
Durable Goods Orders Dec 0.8% m/m; -0.3% m/m
High
14:00
 
NBB Business Climate Jan -0.9 -1.4
Low
16:30
 
ECB's Jens Weidmann Speaks
Low
18:00
 
Baker Hughes U.S. Rig Count Jan 1050
Low
Saturday, 26 January 2019 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
21:00
 
TICS Nov 31.3bln
Low
Sunday, 27 January 2019 
Time Country Indices Period Previous Reading Forecast Actual Reading Importance
13:30
 
Housing Starts Dec 1256K; 3.2% 1253K; -0.2%
Medium
13:30
 
Building Permits Dec 1328K; 5.0% 1290K; -2.9%
Medium
13:30
 
Trade Balance Nov -55.5bln -54.0bln
Medium
13:30
 
Wholesale Inventories Nov 0.8% 0.9%
Low
13:30
 
Retail Sales Dec 0.2% m/m; 0.2% m/m 0.1% m/m; 0.0% m/m
High
13:30
 
Goods Trade Balance Nov -77.2bln -75.5bln
Medium
15:00
 
Factory Orders Nov -2.1% m/m; 0.3% m/m 0.6% m/m
Low
15:00
 
Construction Spending Nov -0.1%
Low
15:00
 
New Home Sales Nov 544K; -8.9% 569K; 4.0%
Medium
15:00
 
Business Inventories Nov 0.6% 0.3%
Low
19:00
 
Federal Budget Balance Dec -204.9bln -8.0bln
Low

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