Economic Calendar 2017

The City Index Economic Calendar offers at-a-glance information on major market moving events affecting the UK, US, Australia, Japan, Germany and France. A vital tool for traders, the Economic Calendar enables you to understand the impact of key market-moving events, so you can better plan your spread bettingCFD trading or forex trading strategies.

Monday 16th January – Sunday 22nd January

Tue 17th Jan, 09.30am GMT

UK CPI (December)

It should be no surprise by now that inflation is forecast to rise for another month, this time to 1.4% year-on-year from 1.2% in November

Wed, 18th Jan, 09.30am GMT

UK Unemployment (December)

The claimant count is inching higher: it could hit 5,000 from 2,400 in November. The sting to sterling will be lower if unemployment ticks down to 4.8% from 4.9% and the average earnings rise holds at 2.6%

Thu, 19th Jan, 12.45pm GMT

ECB Interest Rate Decision

It is too early for the ECB to offer further substantial info on policy after it mapped out this year’s bond buying plan last time. Even so, euro volatility is still highly likely