Key economic releases, August 17th 2020

Key economic releases, August 17th 2020

· Flash UK Services PMI could flatter but staycation and VAT breaks likely to be drive reading · Eurozone inflation in focus to understand if ECB liquidity play is sufficient to support the economy. The economic calendar is looking set for a relatively quiet start to...
Key economic releases, August 10th 2020

Key economic releases, August 10th 2020

· UK employment data due – but furlough scheme likely to flatter the figures · Attention likely to be back on US Federal Reserve for stimulus measures if consumer demand stalls Macroeconomic highlights for the week start with data from the US in form of the JOLT Job...
Key economic releases, August 3rd 2020

Key economic releases, August 3rd 2020

· UK new car sales may indicate appetite of UK consumers for big ticket spending · US employment and income stats to be published It’s set to be a relatively quiet start to the week, but US Construction Spending data for June may hold some interest. COVID continues to...
Key economic releases, July 27th 2020

Key economic releases, July 27th 2020

· US Durable Goods Orders for June to illustrate strength of economic bounce back · UK Consumer debt set to grow for first time in four months · Federal Reserve Meeting may fail to provide much guidance The Ifo German Business Climate Survey for July kicks off the...
Key economic releases, July 20th 2020

Key economic releases, July 20th 2020

US housing market forecast to bounce back · UK retail sales set to be positive, but down from May · Eurozone flash PMI data expected to impress, UK readings looking less decisive. The week starts with German Producer Price Index data for June. Expectations are that a...