Economic Calendar 2016

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.


Sunday 1st – Sunday 8th May

  • - Sunday 1st May, 2:00am BST – China Manufacturing PMI (April)
  • Another result above the 50 marker, might, just might, offer hope that China’s slowdown is slowing; or it might be just seasonal
  • - Tuesday 3rd May, 5.30am BST – RBA Interest Rates Decision
  • Forecasts see the RBA staying on hold till Q4 when consensus expects a cut. The statement, as always, will be key.
  • - Friday 6th May, 1.30pm BST – Non-farm payrolls (April)
  • Another strong influx of at least 200,000 jobs is likely, with average earnings steady and unemployment tight at 5%