#Global #Markets | 7 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
08:00 Germany Retail Sales YoY 
08:00 Germany Retail Sales MoM 
08:00 Germany Factory Orders MoM 
09:30 Germany Construction PMI 
11:00 Euro Area Retail Sales MoM 
11:00 Euro Area Retail Sales YoY 
15:00 Israel Interest Rate Decision 
16:00 Canada Ivey PMI s.a 
16:00 US Factory Orders MoM 
16:00 US ISM Non-Manufacturing Business Activity 
16:00 US ISM Non-Manufacturing Employment 
16:00 US ISM Non-Manufacturing PMI
NEWS
Japan Services PMI Falls to 3-Month Low 
Australia Manufacturing Contracts for 1st Time in Over 2 Years 
Colombia Inflation Rate at 4-Month Low of 3.18% 
Week Ahead 
US Stocks Rally on Friday 
Uruguay Annual Inflation Rate at 7-Month Low in December 
European Stocks Gain on Trade Talks, US Jobs Data 
US Crude Oil Stocks Rise Unexpectedly 
Palladium Prices Hit All-Time High 
US Private Sector Growth Eases Less than Estimated 
US Service Sector Growth Revised Up: Markit 
Canada Producer Prices Fall 0.8% MoM in November

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 4 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
08:00 UK Nationwide Housing Prices YoY 
08:00 UK Nationwide Housing Prices MoM 
08:00 Germany Unemployment Rate Harmonised 
08:00 Denmark Unemployment Rate 
09:15 Spain Markit Services PMI
09:45 Italy Markit/ADACI Services PMI 
09:50 France Markit Services PMI Final
09:55 Germany Unemployment Change 
09:55 Germany Unemployment Rate 
09:55 Germany Markit Services PMI Final 
10:00 Euro Area Markit Services PMI Final 
10:30 UK Markit/CIPS UK Services PMI
NEWS
Malaysia Trade Surplus Smallest in 3 Months 
China Composite PMI Rises to 5-Month High 
Philippines Manufacturing Output Rises the Least in 11 Months 
Philippines Inflation Rate Slows to 7-Month Low of 5.1% 
Japan Manufacturing PMI Edges Up 
Singapore Private Sector PMI Loses Steam 
Hong Kong Private Sector PMI Stays in Contraction 
US Stocks Plunge on Thursday 
Argentina Industrial Production Plummets 13.3% YoY 
European Stocks Fall on Thursday 
Colombia Exports Rise 7.9% YoY in November 
US Factory Activity Growth Slows to 2-Year Low: ISM

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 3 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
08:00 Norway Unemployment Rate 
08:00 Turkey Inflation Rate YoY 
09:00 Spain Unemployment Change 
09:30 Switzerland SVME Manufacturing PMI 
10:00 Spain Consumer Confidence 
10:30 UK Construction PMI 
14:15 US ADP Employment Change 
15:00 Mexico Business Confidence 
16:00 US ISM Manufacturing Employment 
16:00 US Construction Spending MoM 
16:00 US ISM Manufacturing PMI 
16:00 Mexico Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes
NEWS
Palestinian Producer Inflation Accelerates to 2.4% in November 
Brazil Posts Largest Trade Surplus in 18 Months 
Oil Prices Rebound Firmly 
Mexico Manufacturing PMI Remains in Contraction Territory 
Colombia Factory Activity Growth at 7-Month Low 
US Stocks Fall on Global Growth Concerns 
Canada Factory Activity Growth at Near 2-Year Low: Markit 
Senegal GDP Growth Weakest Since 2014 
Copper Prices Fall to 3-1/2-Month Low 
Gold Hits 6-Month High 
Brazil Manufacturing Growth Remains Solid in December 
Cape Verde GDP Growth Slows to 5% YoY in Q3

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 2 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
05:00 Indonesia Core Inflation Rate YoY 
05:00 Indonesia Inflation Rate YoY 
06:00 India Nikkei Manufacturing PMI 
09:00 Austria Unemployment Rate 
09:15 Spain Markit Manufacturing PMI 
09:45 Italy Markit/ADACI Manufacturing PMI 
09:50 France Markit Manufacturing PMI Final
09:55 Germany Markit Manufacturing PMI Final 
10:00 Euro Area Markit Manufacturing PMI Final 
10:30 UK Markit/CIPS Manufacturing PMI 
15:45 US Markit Manufacturing PMI Final 
16:00 US ISM Manufacturing Employment
NEWS
Philippines Producer Inflation Steady at 0.3% in November 
Vietnam Manufacturing Growth Remains Solid in December 
Thailand Manufacturing Sector Returns to Growth 
Taiwan Manufacturing PMI Falls to Over 3-Year Low 
Philippines Manufacturing Growth Slows to 3-Month Low 
Myanmar Manufacturing PMI Rises to 7-Month High 
Malaysia Manufacturing PMI Hits Record Low 
South Korea Factory Activity Contracts for 2nd Month 
Indonesia Manufacturing PMI Rises to 4-Month High in December 
Singapore Home Prices Fall for 1st Time in 1-1/2 Years 
Singapore Q4 GDP Growth Weakest in Over 2 Years 
South Korea Import Growth Slows Sharply

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 1 Jan

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
01:00 Singapore GDP Growth Rate QoQ Adv 
01:00 Singapore GDP Growth Rate YoY Adv 
02:45 China Caixin Manufacturing PMI 
05:00 Indonesia Core Inflation Rate YoY 
05:00 Indonesia Inflation Rate YoY 
06:00 India Nikkei Manufacturing PMI 
09:00 Austria Unemployment Rate 
09:15 Spain Markit Manufacturing PMI 
09:45 Italy Markit/ADACI Manufacturing PMI 
09:50 France Markit Manufacturing PMI Final
09:55 Germany Markit Manufacturing PMI Final 
10:00 Euro Area Markit Manufacturing PMI Final
NEWS
South Korea Import Growth Slows Sharply 
South Korea Exports Fall Unexpectedly 
South Korea Trade Surplus Smallest in 10 Months 
Wall Street Books Worst Year in a Decade 
UK Stocks Post Biggest Fall in 10 Years 
French Shares Plunge 11% in 2018 
Dominican Republic Holds Interest Rate at 5.5% 
Ukraine Current Account Balance Switches to Deficit 
Belgium Current Account Balance Swings to Deficit in Q3 
Chile Industrial Output Growth Slows to 0.4% in November 
India Infrastructure Output Growth Eases to 16-Month Low 
Natural Gas Prices Drop

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 31 Dec

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
08:00 Turkey Balance of Trade 
10:00 Saudi Arabia GDP Growth Rate YoY 
12:00 Israel GDP Growth Rate QoQ 2st Est 
13:00 Chile Unemployment Rate 
16:30 US Dallas Fed Manufacturing Index 
01:00 South Korea Balance of Trade 
01:00 Singapore GDP Growth Rate QoQ Adv 
01:00 Singapore GDP Growth Rate YoY Adv 
02:45 China Caixin Manufacturing PMI 
05:00 Indonesia Core Inflation Rate YoY 
05:00 Indonesia Inflation Rate YoY 
06:00 India Nikkei Manufacturing PMI
NEWS
Macau Jobless Rate Lowest Since 2015 
China Official Services Growth Picks Up in December 
Singapore Bank Lending Unchanged in November 
Australia Private Credit Growth Rises the Least in 5 Months 
Palestinian GDP Annual Growth Shrinks 0.5% in Q3 
South Korea Inflation Rate at 9-Month Low of 1.3% 
Week Ahead 
Armenia Current Account Swings to Deficit in Q3 
Russia Services Growth at 4-Month Low in December 
US Stocks Close Mixed on Friday 
Jamaica GDP Growth Weakens to 1.8% YoY 
Costa Rica GDP Growth Slows to 1.8% YoY

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 28 Dec

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
06:30 Netherlands Business Confidence 
07:00 Russia Markit Manufacturing PMI 
09:00 Spain GDP Growth Rate YoY Final 
09:00 Spain GDP Growth Rate QoQ Final 
09:00 Spain Inflation Rate YoY Prel 
09:00 Switzerland KOF Leading Indicators 
10:30 UK UK Finance Mortgage Approvals 
12:00 Brazil Unemployment Rate 
13:00 South Africa Balance of Trade 
14:00 Germany Inflation Rate YoY Prel 
15:00 Mexico Balance of Trade 
15:45 US Chicago PMI
NEWS
Sri Lanka Leaves Monetary Policy Unchanged 
East Timor Inflation Rate at 4-Month Low of 2.5% 
Japan Industrial Output Falls Less than Expected 
Japan Retail Sales Grow Below Expectations 
Japan Unemployment Rate Edges Up to 2.5% 
South Korea Industrial Production Edges Up 
South Korea Construction Output Falls for 10th Month 
Argentina Current Account Deficit Narrows Modestly 
Egypt Keeps Rates Steady 
European Shares Tumble 
Colombia Jobless Rate Rises to 8.8% in November 
US House Prices Rise in Line with Forecasts: FHFA

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research