The week of June 11-15 is packed with top-tier regular and irregular events. These 5 events are set to rock financial markets and they are condensed in 50 hours. Here goes: 1) Trump-Kim Historic Summit […]
The FOMC meets today at 14 EDT/18 GMT and while no rate move is expected, the policy statement should have a hawkish hue.
Oil prices held firm on Friday near three-year highs reached earlier this week as ongoing OPEC-led supply cuts gradually draw down excess supplies. Brent crude oil futures LCOc1 were at $73.87 per barrel at 0209 […]
The China trade balance, scheduled for release at 02:00 GMT, is expected to show the surplus narrowed to CNY 179 billion in March from the February figure of 224.9 billion. Export growth is seen decelerating […]
Top event risk through Friday is the US NFPs due at 12:30 GMT. If you are trading the Dollar or markets with a sensitivity to risk trends, keep an eye on the impact this data […]
The Euro looks well placed to rally if Euro-Zone inflation figures due for release at 0900 GMT show the expected increase to 1.4% in March from the previous month’s 1.2%
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will announce its April interest rate decision at 04:30 GMT. RBA to maintain the neutral stance The central bank is widely expected to keep interest rates unchanged and will […]
German inflation figures are due at 1200 GMT today and strong numbers could boost the Euro as they would focus attention on likely rises in Euro-Zone interest rates.
Canada publishes labor market data at 1330 GMT today, at the same time as US payrolls, and with bearish CAD sentiment high, the currency could be due for a rally.
RBNZ is to announce to its interest rate tonight at 20:00 (GMT) and is expected to remain on hold at +1.75%. The market has priced in the probability to remain on hold at 99.88% and […]