Fed Speakers Take Centre Stage

14 May, 2018

At 06:45 GMT, Fed Member Mester is due to speak at the Central Banking Series hosted jointly by the Global Interdependence Center and Bank of France, in Paris. Audience questions are expected to follow. USD crosses may see spikes in volatility during this event.

At 13:40 GMT, Fed Member Bullard is expected to speak in a scheduled event at the Consensus Blockchain event in New York. USD crosses may be affected by any comments made.

Major data releases for this week:

On Tuesday, at 01:30 GMT, RBA Meeting Minutes will be released.

At 06:00 GMT, German Gross Domestic Product data will be released.

At 08:30 GMT, UK Average Earnings Data will be released.

At 09:00 GMT, Eurozone Gross Domestic Product data will be published.

At 12:30 GMT, US Retail Sales data will be out.

On Wednesday, at 07:00 GMT, German Harmonized Index of Consumer Prices data will be published.

At 09:00 GMT, Eurozone Consumer Prices Index data will be released.

On Thursday, at 01:30 GMT, Australian Unemployment data will be out.

On Friday, at 12:30 GMT, Canadian Retail sales and Consumer Price Index data will be released.


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