#Global #Markets | 18 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
10:00 Poland Employment Growth YoY 
10:00 France IEA Oil Market Report 
10:30 UK Retail Sales MoM 
10:30 UK Retail Sales YoY 
10:30 UK Retail Sales ex Fuel MoM 
10:30 UK Retail Sales ex Fuel YoY 
14:00 Russia Balance of Trade 
14:30 Canada Inflation Rate MoM 
14:30 Canada Core Inflation Rate YoY 
14:30 Canada Inflation Rate YoY 
15:05 US Fed Williams Speech 
15:15 US Industrial Production YoY
NEWS
New Zealand Manufacturing PMI Climbs to 8-Month High 
US Stocks Edge Higher on Wednesday 
Colombia Consumer Sentiment Improves in December 
Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index Beats Forecasts 
US Jobless Claims Unexpectedly Fall for 2nd Week 
Russia Current Account Surplus Second-Largest on Record 
South Africa Holds Interest Rate Steady at 6.75% 
Belarus Industrial Output Grows 5.7% YoY in 2018 
Russia Consumer Morale Weakens to 2-Year Low 
Ivory Coast Industrial Output Growth Slows in November 
Zimbabwe Inflation Rate Hits Highest Level in 10 Years 
Albania Trade Gap Narrows Slightly in December

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 17 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
08:00 Indonesia Interest Rate Decision 
09:30 Hong Kong Unemployment Rate 
10:00 Italy Balance of Trade 
11:00 Euro Area Construction Output YoY 
11:00 Euro Area Inflation Rate MoM 
11:00 Euro Area Core Inflation Rate YoY Final 
11:00 Euro Area Inflation Rate YoY Final 
12:00 Saudi Arabia OPEC Monthly Report 
12:00 Euro Area ECB Lautenschläger Speech 
14:00 Russia Foreign Exchange Reserves 
14:00 South Africa Interest Rate Decision 
14:30 US Philadelphia Fed Manufacturing Index
NEWS
Dutch Jobless Rate Inches Higher to 3.6% in December 
BoJ’s Kuroda Sees Impact of Demographic Changes in Japan 
Singapore December NODX Falls the Most in Over 2 Years 
US Stocks Edge Higher on Solid Bank Earnings 
UK Stocks End Lower Ahead of May’s Confidence Vote 
US Crude Oil Inventories Drop for 2nd Week 
US Homebuilder Sentiment Rebounds in January 
Ghana Producer Inflation Rate at 9-Month Low in December 
Palladium Price Hits New Record High 
Panama Trade Gap Widens in November 
US Import Prices Fall for 2nd Straight Month 
US Export Prices Fall 0.6% MoM in December

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 16 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
08:00 Germany Inflation Rate YoY Final 
10:15 UK BoE Gov Carney Speech 
10:30 UK PPI Input YoY 
10:30 UK PPI Input MoM 
10:30 UK Retail Price Index YoY 
10:30 UK Retail Price Index MoM 
10:30 UK Inflation Rate MoM 
10:30 UK Core Inflation Rate YoY 
10:30 UK Inflation Rate YoY 
10:30 UK Core Inflation Rate MoM 
12:00 Israel GDP Growth Rate QoQ 3rd Est 
12:00 Turkey TCMB Interest Rate Decision
NEWS
Japan Machinery Orders Unchanged in November 
Japan Producer Inflation Falls to 21-Month Low 
Panama Inflation Rate Falls to 0.2% YoY 
Jamaica Inflation Drops to 2-Year Low 
US Stocks Close Higher on Tuesday 
Pound Recovers After May Loses Brexit Vote in Landslide 
Argentina Inflation Slows to 2.6% MoM 
UK Stocks End Higher Ahead of Vote on Brexit Deal 
US IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism at 13-Month Low 
Belgium Trade Surplus Narrows Markedly in November 
Dominican Republic Inflation Rate at Over 2-Year Low 
Peru Economic Activity Grows 5.27% YoY in November

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 15 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
06:30 Netherlands Balance of Trade 
08:00 Turkey Unemployment Rate 
09:00 Spain Inflation Rate YoY Final 
10:00 Germany Government Budget 
10:00 Germany Full Year GDP Growth 
11:00 Euro Area Balance of Trade 
12:00 Brazil Retail Sales MoM 
12:00 Brazil Retail Sales YoY 
12:00 Ireland Inflation Rate YoY 
13:00 Israel Inflation Rate MoM 
13:45 India Balance of Trade 
14:30 US PPI MoM
NEWS
Indonesia Import Growth Slows Sharply 
Indonesia December Exports Fall for 2nd Month 
Malaysia Jobless Rate Unchanged at 3.3% in November 
Brunei Trade Surplus Largest in 3 Months 
New Zealand Food Inflation Jumps to 5-Month High 
Brazil Shares Trade Above 94,000 Points for the 1st Time 
Zimbabwe Hikes Fuel Prices by 150% 
European Stocks Close Lower on Monday 
Romanian Stocks Slump on Tax Worry 
Mexico Private Investment Rebounds in October 
Ecuador Trade Gap Widens in November 
Poland Current Account Balance Swings to Deficit

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 14 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
07:30 India WPI Manufacturing YoY
07:30 India WPI Food YoY
07:30 India WPI Fuel YoY 
07:30 India WPI Inflation YoY
08:00 Germany Wholesale Prices MoM 
08:00 Germany Wholesale Prices YoY 
09:30 Sweden Inflation Rate MoM 
09:30 Sweden CPIF YoY 
11:00 Euro Area Industrial Production MoM 
11:00 Euro Area Industrial Production YoY 
12:00 Nigeria Inflation Rate YoY 
13:00 India Inflation Rate YoY
NEWS
China December Imports Drops the Most Since 2016 
China Exports Unexpectedly Falls in December 
China Posts Largest Trade Surplus Since 2015 
China Foreign Direct Investment Rises 3% in 2018 
Irish Construction Activity at 4-Month High in December 
Nicaragua Inflation Rate Falls to 16-Month Low 
US Stocks Edge Lower on Friday 
Uruguay Factory Growth Slows Sharply in November 
Mexico Industrial Output Falls for First Time in 8 Months 
Kosovo Inflation Rate at 10-Month High of 2.9% in December 
US Inflation Rate Lowest in 16 Months 
Belarus Inflation Rate at 3-Month High of 5.6% in December

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 11 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
06:00 Japan Eco Watchers Survey Outlook 
09:20 Euro Area ECB Mersch Speech 
10:00 Italy Industrial Production MoM 
10:30 UK Industrial Production YoY 
10:30 UK Industrial Production MoM 
10:30 UK Manufacturing Production MoM 
10:30 UK Manufacturing Production YoY 
10:30 UK Construction Output YoY 
10:30 UK Balance of Trade 
10:30 UK GDP 3-Month Avg 
10:30 UK GDP YoY 
10:30 UK GDP MoM
NEWS
Malaysia Industrial Output Growth Slows in November 
Malaysia Retail Sales Rise the Most in 3 Months 
Thailand Jobless Rate Falls to 2-Year Low of 0.9% 
Brunei Inflation Rate Rises to 0.2% in November 
Australia Retail Sales Beat Estimates 
Philippines Retail Price Rises the Least in 9 Months 
Japan Current Account Surplus Narrows in November 
Peru Holds Interest Rate at 2.75% 
Australia Construction PMI Falls Deeper into Recession 
New Zealand New Building Consents Rise Further 
US Stocks Extend 5-Day Rally 
Kuwait Current Account Surplus Shrinks in Q3

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 10 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
08:45 France Industrial Production MoM 
10:00 Italy Retail Sales MoM 
13:30 Euro Area ECB Monetary Policy Meeting Accounts 
14:00 Russia Inflation Rate YoY 
14:30 Canada New Housing Price Index MoM 
14:30 Canada New Housing Price Index YoY 
14:35 US Fed Barkin Speech 
15:00 Mexico Consumer Confidence 
18:30 US Fed Bullard Speech 
18:45 US Fed Chair Powell Speech 
19:00 US 30-Year Bond Auction 
19:00 US Fed Evans Speech
NEWS
Philippines Exports Fall for 1st Time in 6 Months 
China Producer Prices Rise the Least in 27 Months 
Philippines Trade Deficit Widens in November 
Philippines Import Growth Slows Sharply 
US Stocks Edge Higher on Wednesday 
Fed Cautious on Future Rate Hikes: FOMC Minutes 
El Salvador Inflation Rate at 22-Month Low in December 
Oil Prices Rally 
European Stocks Close Mostly Higher on Wednesday 
Ukraine Inflation Rate Slows to 9.8% in December 
US Crude Inventories Fall Less than Expected 
Ghana Annual Inflation Rate Rises to 9.4% in December

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research