Stockholm (Ekonamik) – While the 18th week of 2019 will witness the publication of a large volume of data updates, the main events are the central bank meetings in the UK and in the USA, on Wednesday and Thursday.
This week will also see the publication of inflation figures for the Eurozone, Indonesia, South Korea, Turkey and the USA. With regards to labour market, the Eurozone and the USA will publish unemployment figures on Tuesday and Friday, respectively. GDP growth figures for the Eurozone will also be published for Canada, the Eurozone and Mexico.
Wednesday and Thursday will also see the publication of Manufacturing PMIs for most of the countries covered by IHS-Markit.
Politically, the USA and China will hold another set of trade talks on Tuesday.
|29/04/2019||Monday||PCE Price Index (USA) (February)|
|Economic Sentiment (€Z) (April)|
|Business Confidence (€Z) (April)|
|Consumer Confidence (€Z) (April)|
|Economic Inflation Expectations (€Z) (April)|
|Bond Issuance (Belgium, Lithuania)|
|30/04/2019||Tuesday||CPI Inflation (France, Italy, Spain, Germany) (April)|
|Unemployment Rate (Brazil, €Z, Germany, Italy)|
|GDP Growth (€Z, France, Mexico, Spain) (Q1)|
|GDP Growth (Canada) (February)|
|Bond Issuance (Germany, Italy)
|US-China Trade Talks
|01/05/2019||Wednesday||Labour Day Holiday
|FOMC Monetary Policy Meeting (USA)|
|ECB Speech (Guindos) (€Z)|
|Manufacturing PMI (USA, Canada) (April)|
|02/05/2019||Thursday||BoE Monetary Policy Meeting (UK)
|CPI Inflation (South Korea, Indonesia) (April)|
|Markit Manufacturing PMI (Brazil, €Z, France, Germany, Italy, Mexico, Spain) (April)|
|Bond Issuance (France, Hungary, Sweden)|
|03/05/2019||Friday||US Non-Farm Payrolls (USA) (April)
|CPI Inflation (€Z,Turkey) (April)
|Markit Composite PMI (Australia, USA) (April)