Financial Calendar

Date

Time (Dubai)

Currency

 

Forecast

Previous

MonMay 14

3:50am

JPY

PPI y/y

2.00%

2.10%

 

9:59am

JPY

Prelim Machine Tool Orders y/y

 

28.10%

 

10:45am

USD

FOMC Member Mester Speaks

 

 

TueMay 15

3:10am

AUD

RBA Assist Gov Debelle Speaks

 

 

 

5:30am

AUD

Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes

 

 

 

5:40am

AUD

RBA Assist Gov Debelle Speaks

 

 

 

6:00am

CNY

Fixed Asset Investment ytd/y

7.40%

7.50%

 

 

CNY

Industrial Production y/y

6.40%

6.00%

 

 

CNY

Retail Sales y/y

10.00%

10.10%

 

7:35am

JPY

30-y Bond Auction

 

0.71|4.3

 

8:30am

JPY

Tertiary Industry Activity m/m

-0.20%

0.10%

 

10:00am

EUR

German Prelim GDP q/q

0.40%

0.60%

 

10:45am

EUR

French Final CPI m/m

0.10%

0.10%

 

 

EUR

French Prelim Private Payrolls q/q

0.40%

0.40%

 

11:15am

CHF

PPI m/m

0.30%

-0.20%

 

12:30pm

GBP

Average Earnings Index 3m/y

2.70%

2.80%

 

 

GBP

Claimant Count Change

13.3K

15.7K

 

 

GBP

Unemployment Rate

4.20%

4.20%

 

1:00pm

EUR

Flash GDP q/q

0.40%

0.40%

 

 

EUR

German ZEW Economic Sentiment

-8

-8.2

 

 

EUR

Industrial Production m/m

0.60%

-0.90%

 

 

EUR

ZEW Economic Sentiment

2

1.9

 

4:30pm

USD

Core Retail Sales m/m

0.50%

0.40%

 

 

USD

Retail Sales m/m

0.40%

0.80%

 

 

USD

Empire State Manufacturing Index

15.1

15.8

 

6:00pm

USD

Business Inventories m/m

0.20%

0.60%

 

 

USD

NAHB Housing Market Index

70

68

 

6:19pm

NZD

GDT Price Index

 

-1.10%

 

8:45pm

USD

FOMC Member Williams Speaks

 

 

WedMay 16

12:00am

USD

TIC Long-Term Purchases

51.3B

49.0B

 

3:50am

JPY

Prelim GDP q/q

0.00%

0.40%

 

 

JPY

Prelim GDP Price Index y/y

0.30%

0.10%

 

4:30am

AUD

Westpac Consumer Sentiment

 

-0.60%

 

5:30am

AUD

Wage Price Index q/q

0.60%

0.50%

 

8:30am

JPY

Revised Industrial Production m/m

1.20%

1.20%

 

10:00am

EUR

German Final CPI m/m

0.00%

0.00%

 

1:00pm

EUR

Final CPI y/y

1.20%

1.20%

 

 

EUR

Final Core CPI y/y

0.70%

0.70%

 

1:35pm

EUR

German 10-y Bond Auction

 

0.51|1.4

 

4:00pm

EUR

ECB President Draghi Speaks

 

 

 

4:30pm

CAD

Manufacturing Sales m/m

1.10%

2.70%

 

 

USD

Building Permits

1.35M

1.38M

 

 

USD

FOMC Member Bostic Speaks

 

 

 

 

USD

Housing Starts

1.32M

1.34M

 

5:15pm

USD

Capacity Utilization Rate

78.40%

77.60%

 

 

USD

Industrial Production m/m

0.60%

0.70%

 

5:30pm

GBP

CB Leading Index m/m

 

-0.30%

 

6:00pm

USD

Mortgage Delinquencies

 

5.17%

 

6:30pm

USD

Crude Oil Inventories

-1.1M

-2.2M

 

8:00pm

CAD

Gov Council Member Schembri Speaks

 

 

 

 

CHF

SNB Chairman Jordan Speaks

 

 

ThuMay 17

2:45am

NZD

PPI Input q/q

0.30%

0.90%

 

 

NZD

PPI Output q/q

0.20%

1.00%

 

3:50am

JPY

Core Machinery Orders m/m

-2.90%

2.10%

 

5:00am

AUD

MI Inflation Expectations

 

3.60%

 

5:30am

AUD

Employment Change

19.8K

-0.7K

 

 

AUD

Unemployment Rate

5.50%

5.50%

 

6:00am

CNY

Foreign Direct Investment ytd/y

 

0.50%

 

 

NZD

Annual Budget Release

 

 

 

12:00pm

EUR

Italian Trade Balance

3.74B

3.10B

 

12:57pm

EUR

Spanish 10-y Bond Auction

 

1.29|2.0

 

4:30pm

CAD

Foreign Securities Purchases

3.00B

4.32B

 

 

CAD

ADP Non-Farm Employment Change

 

59.3K

 

 

USD

Unemployment Claims

216K

211K

 

4:32pm

USD

Philly Fed Manufacturing Index

21.1

23.2

 

6:00pm

USD

CB Leading Index m/m

0.40%

0.40%

 

6:30pm

USD

Natural Gas Storage

105B

89B

 

8:00pm

GBP

MPC Member Haldane Speaks

 

 

FriMay 18

3:30am

JPY

National Core CPI y/y

0.80%

0.90%

 

10:00am

EUR

German PPI m/m

0.30%

0.10%

 

 

EUR

German WPI m/m

0.20%

0.00%

 

11:00am

USD

FOMC Member Mester Speaks

 

 

 

12:00pm

EUR

Current Account

35.1B

36.8B

 

1:00pm

EUR

Trade Balance

20.7B

20.9B

 

4:30pm

CAD

CPI m/m

0.30%

0.30%

 

 

CAD

Core Retail Sales m/m

0.50%

0.00%

 

 

CAD

Common CPI y/y

 

1.90%

 

 

CAD

Median CPI y/y

 

2.10%

 

 

CAD

Retail Sales m/m

0.30%

0.50%

 

 

CAD

Trimmed CPI y/y

 

2.00%

 

 

CAD

Core CPI m/m

 

0.20%

 

5:15pm

USD

FOMC Member Brainard Speaks

 

 

SatMay 19

 

 

 

 

 

SunMay 20

 

 

 

 

 

MonMay 21

2:45am

NZD

Retail Sales q/q

1.00%

1.40%

 

 

NZD

Visitor Arrivals m/m

 

-1.50%

 

2:47am

NZD

Core Retail Sales q/q

1.10%

1.80%

 

3:01am

GBP

Rightmove HPI m/m

 

0.40%

 

3:50am

JPY

Trade Balance

0.11T

0.17T

 

7:00am

NZD

Credit Card Spending y/y

 

7.40%

 

All Day

CHF

Bank Holiday

 

 

 

All Day

EUR

French Bank Holiday

 

 

 

All Day

EUR

German Bank Holiday

 

 

 

All Day

CAD

Bank Holiday

 

 

 

 6:30pm

AUD

CB Leading Index m/m

 

0.30%

 

7:30pm

USD

FOMC Member Bostic Speaks

 

 

TueMay 22

9:00am

JPY

BOJ Core CPI y/y

0.60%

0.70%

 

12:15pm

GBP

MPC Member Vlieghe Speaks

 

 

 

12:30pm

GBP

Public Sector Net Borrowing

7.2B

-0.3B

 

1:00pm

GBP

Inflation Report Hearings

 

 

 

2:00pm

GBP

CBI Industrial Order Expectations

2

4

 

Tentative

EUR

German Buba Monthly Report

 

 

 

4:30pm

CAD

Wholesale Sales m/m

0.90%

-0.80%

 

5:00pm

CNY

CB Leading Index m/m

 

1.70%

 

6:00pm

USD

Richmond Manufacturing Index

9

-3

WedMay 23

4:30am

AUD

MI Leading Index m/m

 

-0.20%

 

 

JPY

Flash Manufacturing PMI

53.6

53.8

 

5:30am

AUD

Construction Work Done q/q

1.30%

-19.40%

 

8:30am

JPY

All Industries Activity m/m

0.10%

0.40%

 

11:00am

EUR

French Flash Manufacturing PMI

53.6

53.8

 

 

EUR

French Flash Services PMI

57.3

57.4

 

11:30am

EUR

German Flash Manufacturing PMI

57.9

58.1

 

 

EUR

German Flash Services PMI

53.2

53

 

12:00pm

AUD

RBA Gov Lowe Speaks

 

 

 

 

EUR

Flash Manufacturing PMI

56.2

56.2

 

 

EUR

Flash Services PMI

54.7

54.7

 

12:30pm

GBP

CPI y/y

2.50%

2.50%

 

 

GBP

PPI Input m/m

1.10%

-0.10%

 

 

GBP

RPI y/y

3.40%

3.30%

 

 

GBP

Core CPI y/y

2.20%

2.30%

 

 

GBP

HPI y/y

4.40%

4.40%

 

 

GBP

PPI Output m/m

0.30%

0.20%

 

2:00pm

GBP

CBI Realized Sales

2

-2

 

5:45pm

USD

Flash Manufacturing PMI

56.6

56.5

 

 

USD

Flash Services PMI

54.9

54.6

 

6:00pm

EUR

Consumer Confidence

1

0

 

 

USD

New Home Sales

680K

694K

 

6:30pm

USD

Crude Oil Inventories

 

-1.4M

 

10:00pm

USD

FOMC Meeting Minutes

 

 

ThuMay 24

2:45am

NZD

Trade Balance

200M

-86M

 

10:00am

EUR

German Final GDP q/q

0.30%

0.30%

 

 

EUR

German GfK Consumer Climate

10.8

10.8

 

12:00pm

EUR

ECB Financial Stability Review

 

 

 

 

GBP

BOE Gov Carney Speaks

 

 

 

12:15pm

USD

FOMC Member Dudley Speaks

 

 

 

12:30pm

GBP

Retail Sales m/m

0.80%

-1.20%

 

All Day

EUR

Eurogroup Meetings

 

 

 

3:30pm

EUR

ECB Monetary Policy Meeting Accounts

 

 

 

4:30pm

CAD

Corporate Profits q/q

 

-1.90%

 

 

USD

Unemployment Claims

220K

222K

 

5:00pm

EUR

Belgian NBB Business Climate

0.8

1

 

 

USD

HPI m/m

0.40%

0.60%

 

6:00pm

USD

Existing Home Sales

5.56M

5.60M

 

6:30pm

USD

Natural Gas Storage

 

106B

 

6:35pm

USD

FOMC Member Bostic Speaks

 

 

 

Tentative

GBP

BOE Gov Carney Speaks

 

 

FriMay 25

3:30am

JPY

Tokyo Core CPI y/y

0.60%

0.60%

 

12:00pm

EUR

German Ifo Business Climate

102

102.1

 

12:30pm

GBP

Second Estimate GDP q/q

0.10%

0.10%

 

 

GBP

Prelim Business Investment q/q

0.20%

0.30%

 

 

GBP

High Street Lending

37.8K

37.6K

 

 

GBP

Index of Services 3m/3m

0.30%

0.40%

 

All Day

EUR

ECOFIN Meetings

 

 

 

4:00pm

AUD

RBA Assist Gov Bullock Speaks

 

 

 

4:30pm

USD

Core Durable Goods Orders m/m

0.50%

0.10%

 

 

USD

Durable Goods Orders m/m

-1.50%

2.60%

 

5:20pm

GBP

BOE Gov Carney Speaks

 

 

 

 

USD

Fed Chair Powell Speaks

 

 

 

6:00pm

USD

Revised UoM Consumer Sentiment

98.8

98.8

 

 

USD

Revised UoM Inflation Expectations

 

2.80%

 

7:45pm

USD

FOMC Member Bostic Speaks

 

 

SatMay 26

 

 

 

 

 

SunMay 27

 

 

 

 

 

MonMay 28

3:50am

JPY

SPPI y/y

 

0.50%

 

All Day

GBP

Bank Holiday

 

 

 

12:00pm

EUR

Italian Monthly Unemployment Rate

 

 

 

All Day

USD

Bank Holiday

 

 

TueMay 29

3:30am

JPY

Unemployment Rate

 

2.50%

 

10:00am

CHF

Trade Balance

 

1.77B

 

10:45am

EUR

French Prelim CPI m/m

 

 

 

12:00pm

EUR

M3 Money Supply y/y

 

3.70%

 

 

EUR

Private Loans y/y

 

3.00%

 

Tentative

EUR

Italian 10-y Bond Auction

 

 

 

5:00pm

USD

S&P/CS Composite-20 HPI y/y

 

6.80%

 

6:00pm

USD

CB Consumer Confidence

 

128.7

WedMay 30

1:00am

NZD

RBNZ Financial Stability Report

 

 

 

2:45am

NZD

Building Consents m/m

 

14.70%

 

3:01am

GBP

BRC Shop Price Index y/y

 

-1.00%

 

3:50am

JPY

Retail Sales y/y

 

1.00%

 

5:30am

AUD

Building Approvals m/m

 

2.60%

 

9:00am

JPY

Consumer Confidence

 

43.6

 

10:00am

EUR

German Import Prices m/m

 

 

 

Tentative

GBP

Nationwide HPI m/m

 

 

 

All Day

EUR

German Prelim CPI m/m

 

0.00%

 

10:45am

EUR

French Consumer Spending m/m

 

0.10%

 

 

EUR

French Prelim GDP q/q

 

0.30%

 

11:00am

CHF

KOF Economic Barometer

 

105.3

 

 

EUR

Spanish Flash CPI y/y

 

1.10%

 

11:55am

EUR

German Unemployment Change

 

-7K

 

12:00pm

CHF

Credit Suisse Economic Expectations

 

 

 

1:00pm

EUR

Italian Prelim CPI m/m

 

 

 

3:30pm

USD

Challenger Job Cuts y/y

 

 

 

4:30pm

CAD

Current Account

 

 

 

 

CAD

RMPI m/m

 

 

 

 

CAD

IPPI m/m

 

 

 

 

USD

Prelim GDP q/q

 

 

 

 

USD

Goods Trade Balance

 

 

 

 

USD

Prelim GDP Price Index q/q

 

 

 

 

USD

Prelim Wholesale Inventories m/m

 

 

 

6:00pm

CAD

BOC Rate Statement

 

 

 

 

CAD

Overnight Rate

 

 

 

10:00pm

USD

Beige Book

 

 

ThuMay 31

3:01am

GBP

GfK Consumer Confidence

 

 

 

3:50am

JPY

Prelim Industrial Production m/m

 

 

 

5:00am

CNY

Manufacturing PMI

 

 

 

 

CNY

Non-Manufacturing PMI

 

 

 

 

NZD

ANZ Business Confidence

 

 

 

5:30am

AUD

Private Capital Expenditure q/q

 

 

 

 

AUD

Private Sector Credit m/m

 

 

 

9:00am

JPY

Housing Starts y/y

 

 

 

9:45am

CHF

GDP q/q

 

 

 

10:00am

EUR

German Retail Sales m/m

 

 

 

11:15am

CHF

Retail Sales y/y

 

 

 

12:30pm

GBP

Net Lending to Individuals m/m

 

 

 

 

GBP

M4 Money Supply m/m

 

 

 

 

GBP

Mortgage Approvals

 

 

 

1:00pm

EUR

CPI Flash Estimate y/y

 

 

 

 

EUR

Core CPI Flash Estimate y/y

 

 

 

 

EUR

Unemployment Rate

 

 

 

4:15pm

USD

ADP Non-Farm Employment Change

 

 

 

4:30pm

CAD

GDP m/m

 

 

 

 

USD

Core PCE Price Index m/m

 

 

 

 

USD

Personal Spending m/m

 

 

 

 

USD

Unemployment Claims

 

 

 

 

USD

Personal Income m/m

 

 

 

5:45pm

USD

Chicago PMI

 

 

 

6:00pm

USD

Pending Home Sales m/m

 

 

 

6:30pm

USD

Natural Gas Storage

 

 

 

7:00pm

USD

Crude Oil Inventories