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 betting, CFD trading or forex trading strategies.
Monday 16th January – Sunday 22nd January
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
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%
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