Economic Calendar

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FridayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
02:00
CNY
Chinese Fixed Asset Investment YTD (y/y)
med
5.4%5.2%5.2%
02:00
CNY
Chinese Industrial Production (y/y)
med
6.9%5.9%6.2%
02:00
CNY
Chinese Retail Sales (y/y)
med
8.0%7.9%8.0%
02:00
CNY
Chinese GDP YoY (y/y)
high
6.0%6.0%6.0%
02:00
CNY
Chinese GDP YTD YoY (y/y)
high
6.1%6.2%6.2%
07:45
EUR
French Budget Balance YTD
med
-114.0B-108.0B
09:00
EUR
Current Account
low
33.9B35.8B*

Current Account

09:00
EUR
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
low
33.9B32.4B

Details

Source
European Central Bank
Measures
The inflation-adjusted net value of transactions that include merchandise trade, income flows, services, and unilateral transfers. The goods portion is the same as the monthly Trade Balance figure
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the EUR, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the EUR.
Frequency
Monthly
Why Traders Care
It is linked to currency demand, as a current account surplus indicates more money flowing in than going out of the country. In other words, a widening surplus means investors are purchasing more of the local currency to carry out their transactions in the country.
09:30
GBP
Core Retail Sales (m/m)
high
-0.8%0.8%-0.8%*
09:30
GBP
Core Retail Sales (y/y)
high
0.7%3.0%0.6%*
09:30
GBP
Retail Sales (m/m)
high
-0.6%0.6%-0.8%*
09:30
GBP
Retail Sales (y/y)
high
0.9%2.7%0.8%*
10:00
EUR
CPI (y/y)
med
1.3%1.3%1.0%
10:00
EUR
Construction Output (m/m)
low
0.7%-0.5%*
10:00
EUR
Construction Output (y/y)
low
1.4%0.9%*
10:00
EUR
Core CPI (y/y)
med
1.3%1.3%1.3%
13:30
USD
Building Permits
med
1,416.0k1,460.0k1,474.0k*
13:30
USD
Housing Starts
med
1,608.0k1,380.0k1,375.0k*
14:00
USD
Fed's Harker discusses economic outlook
med
14:15
USD
Capacity Utilization Rate
med
77.0%77.0%77.4%*
14:15
USD
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
-0.3%-0.2%0.8%*
15:00
USD
UoM Consumer Sentiment Index
high
99.199.399.3

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