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Coming Up: FOMC, BoE, GDP, CPI and Unemployment

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.

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Politically, the USA and China will hold another set of trade talks on Tuesday.

29/04/2019MondayPCE 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)
30/04/2019TuesdayCPI 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
Labour Day Holiday
in Europe
FOMC Monetary Policy Meeting (USA)
ECB Speech (Guindos) (€Z)
Manufacturing PMI (USA, Canada) (April)
02/05/2019ThursdayBoE 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)
03/05/2019FridayUS Non-Farm Payrolls (USA) (April)
CPI Inflation (€Z,Turkey) (April)
Markit Composite PMI (Australia, USA) (April)

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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