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Coming Up – Eurogroup and Riksbanken Meetings and Inflation Data

Stockholm (Ekonamik) – The seventh week of 2019 will be dominated by sovereign debt issuance and the publication of consumer price inflation figures across the world.

The Eurogroup will also meet on Monday to review conditions in Ireland and Portugal and to elect a new member of the ECB Executive Board to succeed Peter Praet. Among monetary policymakers, Riksbanken, the central bank of Sweden, will hold its first meeting and is expected to make no changes to the Swedish policy rate. The week will conclude on Saturday with a general election in Nigeria.

Monday11/02/2019CPI Inflation (Denmark, Latvia) (Jan 2019)
Bond Issuance (ESM, France, Lithuania, Romania)
Eurogroup Meeting
Tuesday12/02/2019Bond Issuance (Netherlands)
CPI Inflation (Hungary, India, Portugal) (Jan 2019)
Unemployment Rate (South Africa) (2018 Q4)
Wednesday13/02/2019Riksbanken Meeting (Swe)
Bond Issuance (Germany, Italy, Latvia, Sweden)
CPI Inflation (Czech Republic, Netherlands, Romania, UK, USA)
Unemployment Rate (South Korea) (Jan 2019)
Thursday14/02/2019Bond Issuance (Hungary, Ireland, UK)
Unemployment Rate (Estonia, France, Sweden) (2018 Q4)
CPI Inflation (Argentina, Greece, Ireland, Lithuania)
Friday15/02/2019Unemployment Rate (Turkey) (2018 Q4)
CPI Inflation (Bulgaria, China, Germany, Italy, Poland, Slovakia, Spain)
Saturday16/02/2019General Election (Nigeria)

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Note: A previous version of this article reported the publication of fourth quarter 2018 GDP figures for the USA for Monday February 11. However, this was delayed to February 28, on account of the US government shutdown.

Filipe Wallin Albuquerque
Filipe Wallin Albuquerque
Filipe is an economist with 8 years of experience in macroeconomic and financial analysis for the Economist Intelligence Unit, the UN World Institute for Development Economic Research, the Stockholm School of Economics and the School of Oriental and African Studies. Filipe holds a MSc in European Political Economy from the LSE and a MSc in Economics from the University of London, where he currently is a PhD candidate.

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