Warning of potential volatility (16 – 20 December)

This is just a quick warning to notify you of potentially volatile economic events taking place this week. We recommend you take them into consideration when trading.

Monday, 16th December 2019

  • 10:30: EUR — Manufacturing PMI, Germany
  • 10:30: EUR — Services PMI, Germany
  • 11:00: EUR — Manufacturing PMI
  • 11:00: EUR — Services PMI
  • 11:30: GBP — Manufacturing PMI
  • 11:30: GBP — Services PMI
  • 16:45: USD — Manufacturing PMI
  • 16:45: USD — Services PMI

Tuesday, 17th December 2019

  • 2:00: NZD — Business Confidence
  • 2:30: AUD — RBA Meeting Minutes
  • 11:30: GBP — Claimant Count Rate
  • 11:30: GBP — Jobless Claims Change
  • 11:30: GBP — Unemployment Rate
  • 12:00: EUR — Trade Balance
  • 15:30: CAD — Manufacturing Sales
  • 15:30: USD — Building Permits
  • 15:30: USD — Housing Starts
  • 16:15: USD — Capacity Utilization
  • 16:15: USD — Industrial Production

Wednesday, 18th December 2019

  • 1:50: JPY — Trade balance
  • 9:00: EUR — Producer Price Index, Germany
  • 11:00: EUR — IFO Business Climate, Germany
  • 11:00: EUR — IFO Current Assessment, Germany
  • 11:00: EUR — IFO Expectations, Germany
  • 11:30: GBP — Consumer Price Index
  • 11:30: GBP — Consumer Price Index (Core)
  • 11:30: GBP — Producer Price Index
  • 12:00: EUR — Consumer Price Index (Final)
  • 15:30: USD — Consumer Price Index
  • 15:30: USD — Consumer Price Index (Core)
  • 17:30: USD — Weekly Crude Oil Inventories
  • 23:45: NZD — Gross Domestic Product
  • 23:45: NZD — Trade Balance

Thursday, 19th December 2019

  • 2:30: AUD — Employment Change
  • 2:30: AUD — Unemployment Rate
  • 5:00: JPY — BOJ Interest Rates Decision
  • 5:00: JPY — BOJ Monetary Policy Statement
  • 5:00: JPY — BOJ Press Conference
  • 9:00: CHF — Trade Balance
  • 11:30: GBP — Retail Sales
  • 14:00: GBP — BOE Interest Rate Decision
  • 14:00: GBP — BoE Monetary Policy Summary
  • 15:30: USD — Initial Jobless Claims
  • 15:30: USD — ADP Employment Change
  • 15:30: USD — Philadelphia FED Index
  • 15:30: USD — Wholesale Sales
  • 15:30: USD — Current Account
  • 17:00: USD — Existing Home Sales

Friday, 20th December 2019

  • 1:30: JPY — Consumer Price Index
  • 9:00: EUR — Gfk Consumer Confidence, Germany
  • 11:00: EUR — Current Account
  • 11:30: GDP — Current Account
  • 11:30: GDP — Gross Domestic Product (Final)
  • 14:00: GBP — BOE Quarterly Bulletin
  • 15:30: CAD — Retail Sales
  • 15:30: CAD — Retail Sales ex Autos
  • 15:30: USD — Gross Domestic Product (Final)
  • 17:00: EUR — Consumer Confidence
  • 17:00: USD — University of Michigan Confidence (Final)
  • 17:00: USD — Personal Income
  • 17:00: USD — Personal Spending

*All times are server time (GMT+2)

We are not making predictions about how the market will particularly react. We are simply encouraging you to be careful when trading during the events. Liquidity runs out of the market and spreads consequently widen. This could have a knock-on effect on your open trades (i.e. stop outs etc.).

You can check out our economic calendar for a more comprehensive view of impending events.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to Contact Us.

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