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WEEK 19 (May 9 – 13): Forthcoming economic news-releases

The results of Friday’s statistics from US labor market was very good. Job gain was lower than expected, with 160,000 against forecast of 203,000. But other data were quite good and it leads to US dollar strenghtening.
Here is the list of the major market-movers for the coming week.

(All times are GMT)

On Tuesday, at 9:00pm Reserve Bank of New Zealand (RBNZ) will provide Financial Stability Report. It provides insights into the bank’s view of inflation, growth, and other economic conditions that will affect interest rates in the future.

Immediately after report, at 9:05pm Reserve Bank of New Zealand Governor Graeme Wheeler holds a press conference about the Financial Stability Report, in Wellington.

On Wednesday, at 1:10am RBNZ Governor Graeme Wheeler Speaks about the Financial Stability Report before the Parliament Select Committee, in Wellington.

At 8:30am Manufacturing PMI (Purchasing Managers’ Index ) in Great Britain will be released by Markit.

At 2:30pm Crude Oil Inventories will be provided by US Energy Information Administration.

On Thursday, at 11:00pm information from Bank of England – Official Bank Rate Votes distribution, Monetary Policy Summary and Official Bank Rate will be published. The same time BOE Inflation Report will be released.

At 11:45am Bank of England (BOE) Governor Mark Carney holds a press conference, along with other MPC members, about the Inflation Report, in London.

At 12:30pm US Department of Labor will announce number of Unemployment Claims – the number of individuals who filed for unemployment insurance for the first time during the past week.

At 10:45pm New Zealand Governmental Department of Statistics will release Retail Sales data.

On Friday, at 12:30pm monthly Retail Sales and Core Retail Sales will be published by US Census Bureau.

At the same time, at 12:30pm Producer Price Index (PPI Index) will be released by Bureau of Labor Statistics.

At 2:00pm University of Michigan (UoM) will release results of Prelim UoM Consumer Sentiment based on survey of about 500 consumers.

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