Economic Calendar

The Economic Calendar ensures you maximise your opportunities to trade and stay in touch with what is really happening in the markets.

It is an essential tool that gives you a schedule of economic announcements and data releases that may affect the world economies and should be used by all serious traders. The OMF Client section of this website includes a personalised client dashboard where this calendar can be added and tailored to any size.

Event Time Forecast Last Actual
Tuesday, 09 October
JN, BoP Current Account Balance 12:50 ¥1889.6b ¥2009.7b
NZ, N.Z. Government 12-Month Financial Statements 13:00
AU, NAB Business Confidence 13:30 4
GE, Trade Balance 19:00 16.2b 16.5b
GE, Current Account Balance 19:00 16.2b 15.3b
Wednesday, 10 October
AU, Westpac Consumer Conf Index 12:30 100.5
UK, Trade Balance 21:30 -£1150 -£111
UK, GDP (MoM) 21:30 0.10% 0.30%
UK, BOE's Haldane speaks in London. 22:00
Thursday, 11 October
NZ, REINZ House Sales YoY 00:00 3.10%
US, PPI Ex Food and Energy MoM 01:30 0.20% -0.10%
US, PPI Ex Food and Energy YoY 01:30 2.60% 2.30%
US, Wholesale Inventories MoM 03:00 0.80% 0.80%
NZ, Food Prices MoM 10:45 -0.50%
AU, RBA's Ellis gives speech in Melbourne 11:30
UK, RICS House Price Balance 12:00 1% 2%
Friday, 12 October
US, CPI MoM 01:30 0.20% 0.20%
US, CPI YoY 01:30 2.40% 2.70%
NZ, BusinessNZ Manufacturing PMI 10:30 52
AU, RBA Financial Stability Review 13:30
CH, Trade Balance 00:00 $24.55b $27.89b
Saturday, 13 October
US, U. of Mich. Sentiment 03:00 100.6 100.1
US, U. of Mich. Expectations 03:00 90.5
Tuesday, 16 October
US, Retail Sales Advance MoM 01:30 0.70% 0.10%
US, Empire Manufacturing 01:30 20 19
US, Retail Sales Ex Auto MoM 01:30 0.50% 0.30%
US, Business Inventories 03:00 0.50% 0.60%
NZ, CPI QoQ 10:45 0.40%
NZ, CPI YoY 10:45 1.50%
AU, RBA Meeting Minutes - October 13:30
CH, CPI YoY 14:30 2.50% 2.30%
NZ, RBNZ Sectoral Factor Inflation Gauge 15:00
UK, Jobless Claims Change 21:30 8.7k
EC, Trade Balance SA 22:00 12.8b
Wednesday, 17 October
US, Manufacturing (SIC) Production 02:15 0.20%
US, Total Net TIC Flows 09:00 $52.2b
US, Net Long-term TIC Flows 09:00 $74.8b
UK, CPI MoM 21:30 0.70%
UK, CPI YoY 21:30 2.70%
Thursday, 18 October
US, Housing Starts MoM 01:30 -6.20% 9.20%
US, Building Permits MoM 01:30 2.50% -4.10%
US, FOMC Meeting Minutes 07:00
JN, Trade Balance 12:50 -¥444.6b -¥438.4b
AU, Employment Change 13:30 44.0k
AU, Unemployment Rate 13:30 5.30%
AU, NAB Business Confidence 13:30 7
Friday, 19 October
CA, ADP Publishes September Payrolls Report 01:30
JN, Natl CPI YoY 12:30 1.30%
CH, GDP YoY 15:00 6.70%
EC, Current Account 21:00 6.70%
Saturday, 20 October
US, Existing Home Sales MoM 03:00 -0.80% -0.00%
UK, BOE Governor Carney Speaks in New York 04:30
Monday, 22 October
AU, Remarks by RBA's Debelle in Sydney 14:00
Tuesday, 23 October
RBA's Bullock and Debelle speak on panel in Sydney 16:30
Wednesday, 24 October
US, Richmond Fed Manufact. Index 03:00 29
US, Consumer Confidence 03:00 -2.9
EC, Markit Eurozone Manufacturing PMI 21:00 53.2
Thursday, 25 October
Markit US Manufacturing PMI 02:45 55.6
CA, Bank of Canada Rate Decision 03:00 1.75% 1.50%
US, New Home Sales MoM 03:00 3.50%
US, U.S. Federal Reserve Releases Beige Book 07:00
NZ, Trade Balance NZD 10:45 -1484m
NZ, Bloomberg Oct. New Zealand Economic Survey 12:30
Friday, 26 October
EC, ECB Main Refinancing Rate 00:45 0.00%
US, Advance Goods Trade Balance 01:30 -$75.5b
US, Wholesale Inventories MoM 01:30
US, Durable Goods Orders 01:30 4.40%
US, Pending Home Sales MoM 03:00 -1.80%
Saturday, 27 October
US, GDP Annualised QoQ 01:30 4.20%
US, Personal Consumption 01:30 3.80%
US, GDP Price Index 01:30 3.00%