• FxWirePro: the day ahead- 16th August 2018

    Source: FxWire Pro - Commentary / 16 Aug 2018 01:24:38   America/New_York

    Sizable economic data and events scheduled for today, and some with high volatility risks associated.


    Data released so far:

    • Australia: Unemployment rate declined by 0.1 percent to 5.3 percent in July, despite 3,900 jobs loss as participation rate declined by 0.2 percent to 65.5 percent.

    Upcoming:

    • Germany: Wholesale price inflation report will be released at 6:00 GMT.
       
    • United Kingdom: Retail sales report will be released at 8:30 GMT.
       
    • Eurozone: June trade balance report will be released at 9:00 GMT.
       
    • United States: Housing starts and building permits report will be released at 12:30 GMT, along with weekly jobless claims report, and Philadelphia Fed manufacturing survey. EIA will release weekly natural gas inventory report at 14:30 GMT.
       
    • Canada: Manufacturing shipments and ADP employment report will be released at 12:30 GMT.
       
    • New Zealand: PPI inflation report will be released at 22:45 GMT.
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