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WednesdayImpactActualForecastPreviousDetails
07:00
EUR
German CPI (Final) (m/m)
med
0.3%0.3%0.3%
07:00
EUR
German HICP (Final) (m/m)
low
0.3%0.3%0.3%
07:00
EUR
German HICP (Final) (y/y)
low
1.8%1.8%1.8%
07:00
EUR
German CPI (Final) (y/y)
med
1.8%1.8%1.8%
07:00
EUR
German Wholesale Price Index (m/m)
low
0.5%0.0%
07:00
EUR
German Wholesale Price Index (y/y)
low
3.3%3.0%
09:00
JPY
BoJ Governor Kuroda Delivers Speech in Tokyo
low
09:30
GBP
Claimant Count Change Rate
med
2.3%2.3%
09:30
GBP
Unemployment Rate
med
4.3%4.2%4.3%
09:30
GBP
Average Earnings Index (3m y/y)
med
2.5%2.5%2.2%
09:30
GBP
Claimant Count Change
med
5.9k6.5k*

Claimant Count Change

09:30
GBP
ImpactActualForecastPrevious
med
5.9k1.1k

Details

Source
Office for National Statistics
Measures
Claimant Count Change measures the change in the number of unemployed people in the U.K. during the reported month. A rising trend indicates weakness in the labor market, which has a trickle-down effect on consumer spending and economic growth.
Usual Effect
A higher than expected reading should be taken as negative/bearish for the GBP, while lower than expected reading should be taken as positive/bullish for the GBP.
Frequency
Monthly
Next Release
Jan 24, 2018
Why Traders Care
It's the first indication of the employment situation, released a month earlier than the Unemployment Rate.
Also Called
Jobless Claims, Unemployment Change
10:00
EUR
Industrial Production (m/m)
med
0.2%0.0%-0.5%*
10:00
EUR
Industrial Production (y/y)
med
3.7%3.2%3.4%*
13:30
USD
Core CPI (m/m)
high
0.1%0.2%0.2%
13:30
USD
CPI (m/m)
high
0.4%0.4%0.1%
19:00
USD
Federal Reserve FOMC meeting
high
19:00
USD
Federal Funds Rate
high
1.5%1.5%1.25%
23:00
USD
Fed's Brainard Speaks in New York
med

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