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01.08.2020 03:31

Key events for next week: China, eurozone, Britain and United States PMI indexes; RBA and Bank of England interest rate decision; New Zealand, United States and Canada unemployment rate; Canada and USA trade balance

On Monday, at 00:30 GMT, Japan will publish the manufacturing PMI for July. At 01:00 GMT, Australia will report inflation data from MI for July, and at 01:30 GMT, the ANZ job number index for July. At 01:45 GMT China will release PMI index for the manufacturing sector from Caixin in July. At 06:30 GMT in Switzerland, the consumer price index for July will be released. Then the focus will be on the manufacturing sector's business activity indices for July: Switzerland will report at 07: 30 GMT, France at 07: 50 GMT, Germany at 07:55 GMT, the Eurozone at 08:00 GMT, Britain at 08:30 GMT, and the US at 13:45 GMT. At 14: 00 GMT, the US will publish the ISM manufacturing index for July and announce changes in the volume of spending in the construction sector for June. At 23:30 GMT, Japan will release the Tokyo region's consumer price index for July.

On Tuesday, at 01:30 GMT, Australia will report changes in the foreign trade balance and retail trade volume for June. At 04:30 GMT in Australia, the RBA's interest rate decision will be announced and the RBA's accompanying statement will be released. At 09:00 GMT, the Euro zone will publish the producer price index for June. At 14:00 GMT, the US will announce a change in the volume of production orders for June. At 22:30 GMT, Australia will release the AIG construction activity index for July. At 22:45 GMT, New Zealand will report changes in the unemployment rate and employment for the 2nd quarter.

On Wednesday, initially, the focus will be on business activity indices in the services sector for July: Japan will report at 00: 30 GMT, China at 01: 45 GMT, France at 07: 50 GMT, Germany at 07: 55 GMT, the Eurozone at 08:00 GMT, and Britain at 08:30 GMT. At 09:00 GMT, the Euro zone will announce changes in retail sales for June. At 12: 00 GMT Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda will deliver a speech. At 12:15 GMT, the US will report a change in the number of employees from ADP for July. At 12:30 GMT, the US and Canada will announce changes in the foreign trade balance for June. At 13:45 GMT USA will release PMI services for July, 14:00 GMT - ISM non-manufacturing index for July. At 14:30 GMT, the US will report changes in oil reserves according to the Ministry of energy.

On Thursday, at 03:00 GMT, New Zealand will announce a change in expected inflation in two years for the 3rd quarter. At 06:00 GMT Germany will report the change in the volume of orders in industry for June. Also at 06: 00 GMT in Britain, the Bank of England interest rate decision will be announced. At 08:30 GMT, Britain will release the PMI for the construction sector for July. At 12: 30 GMT, the US will announce a change in the number of initial applications for unemployment benefits for July. At 23:30 GMT, Japan will announce changes in the level of wages and household spending for June.

On Friday, at 01:30 GMT in Australia, the Reserve Bank of Australia's monetary policy report will be released. At 05:00 GMT, Japan will publish an index of leading economic indicators for June. At 06:00 GMT, Germany will report changes in industrial production and foreign trade balance for June. At 06:45 GMT, France will announce changes in industrial production for June, the number of people employed in the private sector of the economy for the 2nd quarter and the balance of foreign trade for June. At 07:00 GMT, Switzerland will announce changes in the SNB's foreign currency reserves for July. At 07:30 GMT, Britain will release the Halifax house price index for July. At 12: 30 GMT, the US will report changes in the unemployment rate and the number of people employed in the non-agricultural sector for July. Also at 12:30 GMT, Canada will announce changes in the unemployment rate and employment for July. At 14:00 GMT, Canada will release the Ivey business activity index for July. At 17:00 GMT in the US, the Baker Hughes report on the number of active oil drilling rigs will be released. At 19:00 GMT the U.S. will report on the change in the volume of consumer credit for June.


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