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Week ahead: US jobs data back in the spotlight

Week ahead: US jobs data back in the spotlight

Fri, 30 September 2016

(ShareCast News) - Focus will shift back to the US jobs market next week, with data referencing the month of September set for release on Friday. While few analysts expect the Fed's November policy me... [more]

Week ahead: Investors back on US data watch

Week ahead: Investors back on US data watch

Fri, 23 September 2016

(ShareCast News) - Investors' focus will likely revert to gauging the health of the US economy over the coming week, with a barrage of high-frequency indicators set for release on Friday. Developments... [more]

Week ahead: Fed and BoJ policy meetings coming into sharp focus

Week ahead: Fed and BoJ policy meetings coming into sharp focus

Fri, 16 September 2016

(ShareCast News) - Central banks will dominate in the coming week, with the US Federal Reserve set to decide on policy on Wednesday. As of 1438 BST on 16 September, Fed funds futures were pricing in j... [more]

Week ahead: Carney in the spotlight

Week ahead: Carney in the spotlight

Fri, 09 September 2016

(ShareCast News) - The latest employment and retail sales data, due out on Wednesday and Thursday, will set the stage for the Monetary Policy Committee's meeting on Thursday. Rate-setters at the Bank ... [more]

Week ahead: All eyes on Carney, central bank rate decisions

Week ahead: All eyes on Carney, central bank rate decisions

Fri, 02 September 2016

(ShareCast News) - All eyes will be on Governor Carney´s testimony before the Treasury Select Committee, alongside Monetary Policy Committee members Jon Cunliffe, Ian McCafferty and Kristin Forbes, as... [more]

Week ahead: US non-farm payrolls in focus

Fri, 26 August 2016

(ShareCast News) - US and Chinese data were set come back into focus, with the latest monthly jobs report in the former perhaps more important than usual for markets in the run-up to the Federal Reser... [more]

Week ahead: Jackson Hole conference, UK surveys in focus

Fri, 19 August 2016

(ShareCast News) - Markets are likely to turn their attention back towards the US Federal Reserve in the coming week. The US central bank will hold its annual week-long Economic Symposium at Jackson H... [more]

Week ahead: UK claimant count, retail sales data in focus

Fri, 12 August 2016

(ShareCast News) - Investors in Sterling assets will be treated to a barrage of economic data in the coming week, including some of the first data points referencing the period of time post the refere... [more]

Week ahead: Chinese data in focus

Fri, 05 August 2016

(ShareCast News) - China will take over as the main driver of markets - barring any surprises - over the coming week, with investors waiting on the release of a raft of economic indicators which might... [more]

Week ahead: BoE policy decision and Inflation Report in focus

Fri, 29 July 2016

(ShareCast News) - The Bank of England is widely expected to cut interest rates for the first time in seven years next week as the central bank assesses the fallout of Brexit. The BOE's Monetary Polic... [more]

Week ahead: Euro area and UK data, US FOMC meeting in focus

Sun, 24 July 2016

(ShareCast News) - Investors were expected to continue monitoring the flow of macroeconomic data on both sides of the Atlantic over the coming week, especially those reports referencing the period fol... [more]

Week ahead: Fed's interest rate decision, US and UK GDP

Fri, 22 July 2016

(ShareCast News) - The Federal Reserve's interest rate decision will be in the spotlight next week with the central bank widely expected to follow the lead from other central banks in keeping policy u... [more]

Week ahead: UK data, ECB rate meeting in focus

Fri, 15 July 2016

(ShareCast News) - A barrage of economic data scheduled for release over the coming week will help inform markets and policymakers about the state of the UK economy in the immediate run-up to the refe... [more]

Week ahead: BoE in focus

Thu, 14 July 2016

(ShareCast News) - The Bank of England's policy meeting on Thursday will focus markets' attention. The Old Lady on Threadneedle Street is now expected to lower Bank Rate by 25 basis points on Thursday... [more]