This week’s currency news 542

10 October, 2011


This week we do not have any major UK data due out except unemployment on Wednesday, although it’s a busy week in the USA which will be of note to clients looking to buy or sell USD. As well as the trade balance and monthly budget statement on Thursday, we have US retail sales on Friday and the FOMC (interest rate setting committee) minutes on Tuesday.

There is not much due out in the Eurozone either, except the ECB’s monthly report on Thursday, and industrial figures on Wednesday.

Monday 10th
0700 – German trade balance
0930 – Eurozone investor confidence

Tuesday 11th
0930 – UK industrial and manufacturing production
1900 – US Federal Reserve minutes

Wednesday 12th
0030 – Australian consumer confidence
0930 – UK unemployment figures
1000 – Eurozone industrial production

Thursday 13th
0130 – Australian unemployment rate
0700 – German CPI inflation
0900 – European Central Bank monthly report
1330 – US trade balance
1900 – US monthly budget statement

Friday 14th
1000 – Eurozone CPI inflation
1330 – US retail sales