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28.02.2019 07:30

Schedule for today, Thursday, February 28, 2019

Time Country Event Period Previous value Forecast
00:00 New Zealand ANZ Business Confidence January -24.1  
00:01 United Kingdom Gfk Consumer Confidence February -14 -15
00:30 Australia Private Sector Credit, y/y January 4.3%  
00:30 Australia Private Sector Credit, m/m January 0.2% 0.3%
00:30 Australia Private Capital Expenditure Quarter IV -0.5% 0.5%
01:00 China Non-Manufacturing PMI February 54.7 54.5
01:00 China Manufacturing PMI February 49.5 49.5
05:00 Japan Housing Starts, y/y January 2.1% 11%
05:00 Japan Construction Orders, y/y January -3.7%  
06:45 Switzerland Gross Domestic Product (YoY) Quarter IV 2.4% 1.7%
06:45 Switzerland Gross Domestic Product (QoQ) Quarter IV -0.2% 0.4%
07:00 United Kingdom Nationwide house price index, y/y February 0.1% 0.4%
07:00 United Kingdom Nationwide house price index February 0.3% 0%
07:45 France Consumer spending January -1.5% 1%
07:45 France CPI, m/m February -0.4% 0.4%
07:45 France CPI, y/y February 1.2%  
07:45 France GDP, q/q Quarter IV 0.3% 0.3%
08:00 Switzerland KOF Leading Indicator February 95 95.4
13:00 Germany CPI, m/m February -0.8% 0.5%
13:00 Germany CPI, y/y February 1.4% 1.5%
13:00 U.S. FOMC Member Clarida Speaks    
13:30 Canada Industrial Product Price Index, m/m January -0.7% 0.1%
13:30 Canada Industrial Product Price Index, y/y January 2.2%  
13:30 U.S. Continuing Jobless Claims 1725 1733
13:30 U.S. PCE price index ex food, energy, q/q Quarter IV 1.6% 1.6%
13:30 Canada Current Account, bln Quarter IV -10.3 -13.5
13:30 U.S. Initial Jobless Claims 216 220
13:30 U.S. PCE price index, q/q Quarter IV 1.6% 1.6%
13:30 U.S. PCE price index ex food, energy, q/q Quarter IV 1.6% 1.7%
13:30 U.S. GDP, q/q Quarter IV 3.4% 2.3%
13:50 U.S. FOMC Member Bostic Speaks    
14:45 U.S. Chicago Purchasing Managers' Index February 56.7 57.8
17:15 U.S. FOMC Member Harker Speaks    
18:00 U.S. FOMC Member Kaplan Speak    
21:30 Australia AIG Manufacturing Index February 52.5  
21:45 New Zealand Building Permits, m/m January 5.1%  
23:30 Japan Tokyo Consumer Price Index, y/y February 0.4% 0.4%
23:30 Japan Tokyo CPI ex Fresh Food, y/y February 1.1% 1%
23:30 Japan Unemployment Rate January 2.4% 2.4%
23:50 Japan Capital Spending Quarter IV 4.5% 4.5%


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