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WEEK 1 (January 4 – January 8): Forthcoming economic news-releases

The first week of 2016 starts with busy calendar. Many events are expecting from the very beginning of the year. More of it, as usually after winter holidays liquidity is returning to the markets. And don’t forget about US Non-Farm Payrolls on Friday. So, we are expecting quite high volatility on the coming week:

(All times are GMT)

On Monday, at 9:30am Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers’ Index ) in Great Britain will be released by Markit.

At 3:00pm The Institute for Supply Management (ISM) will release the ISM Manufacturing PMI for US

On Tuesday, at 9:30am Markit will provide Great Britain’s Construction PMI

On Wednesday, at 9:30am information about Services PMI from Great Britain will be released by Markit.

At 1:15pm US Non-Farm Employment Change will be announced by Automatic Data Processing, Inc. (ADP).

At 1:30pm will be published Canadian Trade Balance from Statistics Canada and US Trade Balance from Bureau of Economic Analysis.

At 3:00pm US ISM Non-Manufacturing PMI will be released by Institute for Supply Management.

At 7:00pm we are expecting Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) Minutes publishing.

On Thursday, at 12:30am Australian Bureau of Statistics will publish monthly Trade Balance and monthly Building Approvals.

At 1:25pm Bank of Canada Governor Stephen Poloz speaks.at the Ottawa Mayor’s Breakfast Series.

At 1:30pm numbers of US Unemployment Claims are expected from Department of Labor.

On Friday, 12:30am Australian Bureau of Statistics will announce monthly Retail Sales.

At 1:30pm, simultaneously a lot of data from Statistics Canada will provided: Employment Change, Unemployment Rate and Trade Balance.

At the same time, at 1:30pm data from US labor market will arrive. As usually, US Non-Farm Payrolls data are published on the first Friday of month. And of course, US Unemployment Rate and changes in monthly Average Hourly Earnings are issued together with US NFP.

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