#Global #Markets | 11 Dec

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
10:30 UK Average Earnings incl. Bonus 
10:30 UK Unemployment Rate 
10:30 UK Claimant Count Change 
10:30 UK Employment Change 
11:00 Euro Area ZEW Economic Sentiment Index 
11:00 Germany ZEW Current Conditions 
11:00 Germany ZEW Economic Sentiment Index 
14:30 US PPI MoM 
14:30 US Core PPI MoM 
22:30 US API Crude Oil Stock Change 
00:00 South Korea Unemployment Rate 
00:30 Australia Westpac Consumer Confidence Index
NEWS
Philippines Exports Grow 3.3% YoY 
Philippines Imports Rise 21.4% YoY 
Philippines Trade Gap Hits Record High in October 
US Stocks Edge Higher on Monday 
European Stocks Slump on Growth, Brexit Worries 
Ukraine Inflation Rate Rises Less than Expected 
US Job Openings Beat Forecasts 
Sterling Falls on Brexit Uncertainty 
Canada Building Permits Fall 0.2% MoM in October 
Canada Housing Starts Beats Estimates in November 
Mozambique Annual Inflation Rate at 6-Month Low 
Egypt Inflation Rate Hits 3-Month Low of 15.7%

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 10 Dec

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
06:00 Japan Eco Watchers Survey Outlook 
07:45 Switzerland Unemployment Rate 
08:00 Germany Balance of Trade 
08:00 Turkey GDP Growth Rate YoY 
08:00 Turkey GDP Growth Rate QoQ 
09:00 Nigeria GDP Growth Rate QoQ 
09:00 Nigeria GDP Growth Rate YoY 
10:00 Italy Industrial Production MoM 
10:30 UK Construction Output YoY 
10:30 UK Industrial Production YoY 
10:30 UK Industrial Production MoM 
10:30 UK Manufacturing Production YoY
NEWS
Irish Construction Activity Picks Up in November 
New Zealand Manufacturing Sales Drop in Q3 
China Producer Prices Rise the Least in Over 2 Years 
China Inflation Rate Slows to 4-Month Low of 2.2% 
Week Ahead 
China Exports Growth Slows Sharply 
China Trade Surplus Largest in 11 Months 
China Imports Rise the Least in Over 2 Years 
S&P Revises Qatar’s Outlook to Stable 
Nicaragua Inflation Rate Eases to 13-Month Low 
US Stocks Tumble on Friday 
US Consumer Credit Growth Beats Expectations

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 7 Dec

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
06:00 Japan Leading Economic Index Prel 
06:00 Japan Coincident Index Prel 
08:00 Germany Industrial Production MoM 
08:45 France Balance of Trade 
08:45 France Industrial Production MoM 
10:00 Italy Retail Sales MoM 
10:30 UK Consumer Inflation Expectations 
11:00 Euro Area GDP Growth Rate QoQ 3rd Est 
11:00 Euro Area GDP Growth Rate YoY 3rd Est 
11:00 Euro Area Employment Change YoY Final 
11:00 Euro Area Employment Change QoQ Final 
12:00 Brazil Inflation Rate YoY
NEWS
Sri Lanka Tourist Arrivals Rise the Most in 5 Months 
Brunei Trade Surplus Narrows 50.5% YoY in September 
Brunei Consumer Prices Fall for First Time in 3 Months 
Philippines Q4 Consumer Sentiment Falls to 4-Year Low 
Australia Construction PMI Contracts Further 
European Stocks Plunge on Oil, Huawei CFO Arrest 
US Crude Oil Inventories Fall for 1st Time in 11 Weeks 
Ecuador Inflation Rate at 1-1/2-Year High of 0.35% 
Oil Prices Drop as OPEC Meets 
US Services Growth Beats Forecasts: ISM 
US Factory Orders Post Biggest Drop in 15 Months 
Canada Ivey PMI Index Falls More than Expected

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 6 Dec

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
06:30 Netherlands Inflation Rate YoY 
08:00 Germany Factory Orders MoM 
09:00 Euro Area ECB General Council Meeting 
09:30 Germany Construction PMI 
10:05 Australia RBA Debelle Speech 
14:00 Russia Inflation Rate YoY 
14:15 US ADP Employment Change 
14:30 Canada Balance of Trade 
14:30 US Balance of Trade 
14:30 US Nonfarm Productivity QoQ Final 
14:30 US Unit Labour Costs QoQ Final 
14:50 Canada BoC Gov Poloz Speech
NEWS
Egypt Non-Oil Private Sector Shrinks at Softer Pace 
Philippines Retail Price Rises the Least in 6 Months 
Australia Retail Sales Rise More than Expected in October 
Australia Exports Rise 1% MoM in October 
Australia Imports Hit Fresh Record High 
Australia Trade Surplus Narrows in October 
Moody’s Cuts Costa Rica’s Credit Rating to ‘B1’ 
Colombia Inflation Rate Edges Down to 3.27% YoY 
Kazakhstan Producer Inflation at 3-Month High of 24% 
Ireland Consumer Confidence Climbs 3 Points Despite Brexit 
South Korea Current Account Surplus Widens Sharply 
Uruguay Inflation Rate Edges Up to 8.05% in November

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 5 Dec

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
09:00 Euro Area ECB Non-Monetary Policy Meeting 
09:15 Spain Markit Services PMI 
09:30 Euro Area ECB President Draghi Speech 
09:30 UK BoE FPC Minutes 
09:45 Italy Markit/ADACI Services PMI 
10:00 India RBI Interest Rate Decision 
10:30 UK Markit/CIPS UK Services PMI 
11:00 Euro Area Retail Sales MoM 
11:00 Euro Area Retail Sales YoY 
13:00 Poland Interest Rate Decision 
15:00 Mexico Consumer Confidence 
16:00 Canada BoC Interest Rate Decision
NEWS
Malaysia Imports Rebound in October 
Malaysia Exports Rise More than Expected in October 
Malaysia Posts Largest Trade Surplus in 21 Years 
Philippines Industrial Output Rises the Least in 10 Months 
Philippines Q4 Jobless Rate Edged Up to 5.1% 
Philippines Inflation Rate Slows to 4-Month Low of 6.0% 
China Composite PMI Picks Up in November 
Singapore Private Sector PMI Rises to 5-Month High 
Australia Services PMI Jumps to 5-Month High 
Japan Services Growth Little Changed in November 
Hong Kong Private Sector PMI Falls to Near 2-1/2-Year Low 
Australia Q3 GDP Growth Weakest in 2 Years

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 4 Dec

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
09:00 Spain Unemployment Change 
09:15 Switzerland Inflation Rate YoY 
10:15 UK BoE Gov Carney Speech 
10:30 UK Construction PMI 
10:30 South Africa GDP Growth Rate QoQ 
10:30 South Africa GDP Growth Rate YoY 
12:00 Brazil Industrial Production YoY 
12:00 Ireland Unemployment Rate 
16:00 US IBD/TIPP Economic Optimism 
16:00 US Fed Williams Speech 
19:00 UK BoE Vlieghe Speech 
22:00 Chile Interest Rate Decision
NEWS
South Korea GDP Expands 2% YoY in Q3 
South Korea Final GDP Growth at 0.6% QoQ 
South Korea Inflation Remains at 2% YoY 
Australia Q3 Current Account Gap Smallest in 1-1/2 Years 
US Stocks Surge on Trade Truce 
Brazil Trade Surplus Widens in November 
Paraguay Inflation Rate Edges Down to 4% in November 
European Stocks Rally 
Iceland Current Account Surplus Widens in Q3 
Colombia Exports Jump 15.8% YoY in October 
Mexico Factory Activity Posts First Decline in Over a Year 
US Factory Growth Beats Forecasts: ISM

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research

#Global #Markets | 3 Dec

By Rafiq Raji, PhD
Twitter: @DrRafiqRaji

(GMT+1)

CALENDAR
01:30 Australia Building Permits MoM 
01:30 Japan Nikkei Manufacturing PMI Final 
02:45 China Caixin Manufacturing PMI 
05:00 Indonesia Inflation Rate YoY 
05:00 Indonesia Core Inflation Rate YoY 
06:00 India Nikkei Manufacturing PMI 
07:00 Russia Markit Manufacturing PMI 
08:00 Turkey Inflation Rate YoY 
09:00 Austria Unemployment Rate 
09:00 Euro Area Eurogroup Meeting 
09:15 Switzerland Retail Sales YoY 
09:15 Spain Markit Manufacturing PMI
NEWS
New Zealand Terms of Trade Fall 0.3% in Q3 
Australia Manufacturing Growth Eases to 13-Month Low 
Peru Inflation Rate at 13-Month High of 2% in November 
South Korea Imports Rise Slightly Less than Estimated 
South Korea Exports Rise for 2nd Straight Month 
South Korea Trade Surplus Narrows 33.2% YoY in November 
Dominican Republic Leaves Key Rate Unchanged at 5.5% 
US Stocks End November on a Positive Note 
Canada Budget Deficit Narrows in September 
Angola Leaves Monetary Policy Unchanged 
Pakistan Hikes Policy Rate to 10% 
Chicago PMI at 11-Month High

Source: Trading Economics, Macroafricaintel Research