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, 15 May
AU, RBA's Debelle Gives Speech in Sydney 11:00
AU, RBA May Meeting Minutes 13:30
CH, Retail Sales YoY 14:00 10.00% 10.10%
UK, Jobless Claims Change 20:30 - 11.6k
EC, GDP YoY 21:00 2.50% 2.50%
Wednesday, 16 May
US, Empire Manufacturing 00:30 15 15.8
US, Retail Sales Advance MoM 00:30 0.30% 0.60%
US, Total Net TIC Flows 08:00 - $44.7b
US, Net Long-term TIC Flows 08:00 - $49.0b
Thursday, 17 May
EC, ECB President Draghi Speaks in Frankfurt 00:00
US, Housing Starts MoM 00:30 -0.70% 1.90%
US, Building Permits MoM 00:30 -2.10% 4.40%
US, Manufacturing (SIC) Production 01:15 0.50% 0.10%
AU, Employment Change 13:30 20.0k 4.9k
AU, Unemployment Rate 13:30 5.50% 5.50%
NZ, Finance Minister Delivers Budget 14:00
EC, ECB Vice-President Constancio Speaks in Frankfurt 22:30
Friday, 18 May
US, Philadelphia Fed Business Outlook 00:30 21 23.2
UK, BOE Chief Economist Haldane Speaks in London 04:00
NZ, Finance Minister Post-Budget Speech 12:00
Monday, 21 May
NZ, Retail Sales Ex Inflation QoQ 10:45 1.70%
JN, Trade Balance 11:50 ¥797.3b
Wednesday, 23 May
US, Richmond Fed Manufact. Index 02:00 -3
AU, RBA's Lowe Gives Speech in Sydney 20:00
Thursday, 24 May
US, New Home Sales MoM 02:00 -2.00% 4.00%
US, FOMC Meeting Minutes 06:00
NZ, Trade Balance NZD 10:45 -86m
UK, Retail Sales ex Auto 20:30 1.10%
AU, RBA's Bullock Gives Speech in Amsterdam 00:00
Friday, 25 May
US, Existing Home Sales MoM 02:00 0.00% 1.10%
UK, GDP QoQ 20:30 0.10%
Saturday, 26 May
EC, OECD Economic Forecasts 00:00
US, Durable Goods Orders 00:30 -1.50% 2.60%
US, U. of Mich. Sentiment 02:00 98.8 98.8
US, U. of Mich. Expectations 02:00 89.5
Wednesday, 30 May
NZ, RBNZ Publishes Financial Stability Report 09:00
NZ, Building Permits MoM 10:45 14.70%
AU, Building Approvals YoY 13:30 14.50%