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
Friday, 08 December
EC, Draghi holds conference as GHOS chair in Frankfurt 05:00
JN, BoP Current Account Balance 12:50 ¥1721.0b ¥2271.2b
JN, GDP Annualized SA QoQ 12:50 1.50% 1.40%
GE, Current Account Balance 20:00 20.0b 25.4b
UK, Industrial Production MoM 22:30 0.00% 0.70%
UK, Manufacturing Production MoM 22:30 0.00% 0.70%
UK, Trade Balance 22:30 -£3000 -£2754
CH, Trade Balance 15:00 $35.00b $38.19b
CA, Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau Visits China 00:00
Saturday, 09 December
US, Change in Nonfarm Payrolls 02:30 195k 261k
US, Change in Manufacturing Payrolls 02:30 15k 24k
US, Unemployment Rate 02:30 4.10% 4.10%
US, U. of Mich. Sentiment 04:00 99 98.5
US, U. of Mich. Expectations 04:00 90.5 88.9
US, CPI YoY 14:30 1.80% 1.90%
Monday, 11 December
NZ, NZ Finance Minister Roberston speaks 08:00
Tuesday, 12 December
NZ, REINZ House Sales YoY 00:00 -15.80%
AU, NAB Business Confidence 13:30 8
AU< House Price Index YoY 13:30 8.50% 10.20%
Wednesday, 13 December
NZ, Food Prices MoM 10:45 -1.10%
AU, RBA Governor Lowe Gives Speech in Sydney 11:15
AU, RBA's Kent Gives Speech in Sydney 13:00
EC, Employment YoY 23:00 1.60%
Thursday, 14 December
US, CPI MoM 02:30 0.40% 0.10%
US, CPI YoY 02:30 2.20% 2.00%
US, FOMC Rate Decision 08:00 1.25% 1.00%
NZ, Half-Year Economic & Fiscal Update 13:00
AU. Employment Change 13:30 15.0k 3.7k
AU, Unemployment Rate 13:30 5.40% 5.40%
EC, European Union Leaders Hold Summit in Brussels 00:00
Friday, 15 December
EC, European Union Leaders Hold Summit in Brussels 00:00
UK, Bank of England Bank Rate 01:00 0.50% 0.50%
EC, ECB Main Refinancing Rate 01:45 0.00%
EC, ECB President Draghi holds news conference in Frankfurt 02:30
US, Retail Sales Advance MoM 02:30 0.30% 0.20%
US, Markit US Manufacturing PMI 03:45 54 53.9
CA, Bank of Canada's Poloz Speech to Canadian Club of Toronto 06:25
NZ, BusinessNZ Manufacturing PMI 10:30 57.2
EC, Trade Balance NSA 23:00 26.4b
Saturday, 16 December
US, Empire Manufacturing 02:30 18 19.4
US, Manufacturing (SIC) Production 03:15 0.20% 1.30%
US, Total Net TIC Flows 10:00 -$51.3b
US, Net Long-term TIC Flows 10:00 $80.9b