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 2 August to Sunday 8 August
RBA Monetary Policy Meeting
The Australian economy had been faring relatively well through the first half of the year but now the country’s two biggest cities, Sydney and Melbourne, are currently in lockdown, likely pushing the RBA back to a more neutral economic outlook.
What to watch: ASX, AUD
BOE Monetary Policy Meeting
Governor Andrew Bailey and Company have seen the UK economy officially reopen, and while COVID cases surged throughout July, there is some evidence that they may have peaked. Regardless, the central bank is likely to take a cautious approach to removing its heavy monetary stimulus just yet.
What to watch: FTSE, GBP
US Non-Farm Payrolls (July)
June’s strong 850K reading alleviated some concerns about a lagging labor market, but with COVID cases resurging across the country, the economy is not in the clear yet. This is the last jobs report before the highly-anticipated Jackson Hole Symposium of central bankers, when some traders expect the Fed to outline its taper plans, so this release bears close monitoring.
What to watch: DJIA, USD
CHANGE TIME ZONE
- 3 High
- 2 Medium
- 1 Low