• FxWirePro: the day ahead- 8th may 2017

    Source: FxWire Pro - Commentary / 07 May 2017 18:48:52   Eastern Standard Time

    Not many economic data and events scheduled for today but some with high volatility risks associated.


    Data released so far:

    • France: Emmanuel Macron beats Le Pen to Presidency.

    Upcoming:

    • China: Trade balance numbers for April will be released today.
       
    • Australia: National Australia Bank’s business confidence and conditions report will be released at 1:30 GMT, along with Building permits report.
       
    • Germany: factory orders report will be released at 6:00 GMT.
       
    • United Kingdom: Halifax house price report will be published at 7:30 GMT.
       
    • Eurozone: Sentix investor confidence report will be published at 8:00 GMT.
       
    • United States: FOMC’s Loretta Mester and James Bullard are scheduled to speak at 10:45 GMT and 12:35 GMT respectively. Labor market condition index will be updated at 14:00 GMT.
       
    • Canada: Housing starts data will be published at 12:15 GMT. BoC will release its review report at 14:30 GMT.