Weekly Economic and Political Timeline - 7 October 2018


This week is likely to be dull, as there is very little important data scheduled for release compared to a typical agenda. There will be some key data concerning the U.S. Dollar and the British Pound.

The market is likely to be most active on Thursday.

Monday is a public holiday in the U.S.A., Japan, and Canada.

U.S. Dollar

It will be an important week for the U.S. Dollar, starting on Wednesday with a release of PPI data. On Thursday we will get crucial CPI (inflation) numbers.

British Pound

It is all happening on Wednesday with releases of GDP and Manufacturing Production data.

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