Economic Calendar

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Jan
22
WednesdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
00:00
AUD
Internet Vacancy Index (m/m)
low
0.6%0.0%*
05:30
JPY
Tokyo Department Store (y/y)
med
-3.2%-4.7%
07:40
GBP
BoE's Carney Speaks in Davos
med
07:45
EUR
French Business Survey
med
100.0101.098.0*
09:30
GBP
GBP Public Sector Net Borrowing
med
4.0B5.2B5.6B
09:30
GBP
Public Finances (PSNCR)
med
4.8B9.9B
13:30
CAD
CPI (m/m)
high
0.0%0.0%-0.1%

CPI (m/m)

13:30
CAD
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
high
0.0%0.0%-0.1%

Details

Source
Statistics Canada
Measures
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) measures the change in the price of goods and services from the perspective of the consumer
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the CAD, while a lower than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the CAD.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Feb 19, 2020
Why Traders Care
Consumer prices have a significant impact on the country's overall inflation.Price increases give the central bank more reason to raise the interest rates to fight inflation. Higher interest rates makes holding Canadian assets like the their currency more attractive.
Acro Expanded
Consumer Price Index (CPI)
13:30
CAD
CPI (y/y)
high
2.2%2.3%2.2%
13:30
CAD
Wholesale Sales (m/m)
low
-1.2%-0.4%-1.2%*
13:30
CAD
House Price Index (y/y)
low
0.1%-0.1%0.0%
14:00
USD
FHFA House Price Index (m/m)
med
0.2%0.3%0.4%*
15:00
USD
Existing Home Sales
med
5.54M5.42M5.35M
15:00
CAD
BoC Rate Decision
high
1.751.751.75
16:15
CAD
Bank of Canada press conference
high
16:15
CAD
BoC's Poloz Speaks after Rate Decision
high
23:50
JPY
Exports (y/y)
med
-6.3%-4.3%-7.9%
23:50
JPY
Imports (y/y)
med
-4.9%-3.2%-15.7%
23:50
JPY
Trade Balance (nsa)
med
-152.5B-152.6B-85.2B*
23:50
JPY
Trade Balance
med
-102.5B-236.0B-60.8B

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