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AUSSIE 10-YEAR TECHS

(M1) New Multi-Month Highs

AUSSIE 3-YEAR TECHS

(M1) Directional Triggers Intact

USDCAD TECHS

Approaching Major Support

US TSYS SUMMARY

Inflation Concerns Underpin Bear Steepening

AUDUSD TECHS

Bullish Theme

Global Data Calendar

Repeats Story Initially Transmitted at 20:01 GMT Feb 28/15:01 EST Feb 28
--Rating: *** most market sensitive, * least market sensitive
     
Date   GMT /Local                                             Prior  Est.
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01-Mar     -     *** Feb    US NA-made light vehicle sales     12.8  13.0 m 
                                 SAAR
01-Mar 0030/1130 *** Q4     AU Private new capex q/q           +1.0  +1.0   %
01-Mar 0030/1130 *** Q4     AU Estimate 5 2017-18 capex       108.9  +112 b AUD
01-Mar 0030/1130 *** Q4     AU Estimate 1 2018-19 capex        80.6   +86 b AUD
01-Mar 0530/1630 *   Feb    AU RBA commodity price index m/m   +7.1    --   %
01-Mar 0645/0745 *** Q4     CH GDP q/q                          0.3    --   %
01-Mar 0645/0745 *** Q4     CH GDP y/y                          1.2    --   %
01-Mar 0800/0900 *** Q4     ES GDP (f) q/q                      0.7   0.7   %
01-Mar 0800/0900 *** Q4     ES GDP (f) y/y                      3.1    --   %
01-Mar 0800/0900 *   Feb    FR car registrations y/y            2.5    --   %
01-Mar 0815/0915 **  Jan    CH retail sales m/m                -0.7    --   %
01-Mar 0815/0915 **  Jan    CH retail sales wda y/y             0.6    --   %
01-Mar 0815/0915 **  Feb    ES Markit Manufacturing PMI (f)    55.2    --
01-Mar 0845/0945 **  Feb    IT Markit Manufacturing PMI (f)    59.0    --
01-Mar 0850/0950 **  Feb    FR Markit Manufacturing PMI (f)    56.1    --
01-Mar 0855/0955 **  Feb    DE Markit Manufacturing PMI (f)    60.3    --
01-Mar 0900/1000 **  Feb    EU Markit Manufacturing PMI (f)    58.5  58.5
01-Mar 0930/0930 **  Feb    UK Markit/CIPS Manufacturing PMI   55.3    --
01-Mar 0930/0930 **         UK M4 money supply m/m               --    --   %
01-Mar 0930/0930 **         UK M4 money supply y/y               --    --   %
01-Mar 0930/0930 **         UK M4 ex-intermediate m/m            --    --   %
01-Mar 0930/0930 **         UK M4 ex-intermediate y/y            --    --   %
01-Mar 0930/0930 **         UK mortgage approvals (BOE)       61400    --
01-Mar 0930/0930 **         UK net lending on dwellings          --    -- b GBP
01-Mar 0930/0930 **         UK net consumer credit (BOE)       1.52    -- b GBP
01-Mar 1000/1100 **  Feb    EU unemployment m/m                 8.7   8.6   %
01-Mar 1300/2100 *** Feb    CN Caixin Manufacturing PMI        51.5    --
01-Mar 1330/0830 *   Q4     CA Current account                -19.3    -- b CAD
01-Mar 1330/0830 **  24-Feb US jobless claims                   222   226 k 
01-Mar 1330/0830 **  Feb    US personal income                  0.4   0.3   %
01-Mar 1330/0830 **  Feb    US current dollar PCE               0.4   0.2   %
01-Mar 1330/0830 **  Feb    US total PCE price index            0.1    --   %
01-Mar 1330/0830 **  Feb    US core PCE price index             0.2   0.3   %
01-Mar 1445/0945 *** Feb    US Markit Mfg Index (final)        55.9    --
01-Mar 1445/0945 *   25-Feb US Bloomberg comfort index           --    --
01-Mar 1500/1000 *** Feb    US ISM Manufacturing Index         59.1  58.9
01-Mar 1500/1000 *   Jan    US construction spending            0.7   0.3   %
01-Mar 1530/1030 **  23-Feb US natural gas stocks w/w          -124    --   Bcf
01-Mar 2130/1630 **  28-Feb US Fed weekly securities holdings    --    -- t USD
 
02-Mar     -     *   Feb    DE car registrations y/y           12.0    --   %
02-Mar 2145/1045 *   Jan    NZ Building consents m/m             --    --   %
02-Mar 2330/0830 **  Mar    JP Core central Tokyo CPI y/y      +0.7  +0.8   %
02-Mar 0700/0800 *   Q4     DE wholesale sales q/q              3.2    --   %
02-Mar 0700/0800 **  Feb    DE Import Price Index m/m           0.3    --   %
02-Mar 0700/0800 **  Feb    DE Import Price Index y/y           1.1    --   %
02-Mar 0700/0800 **  Feb    DE Export Price Index m/m           0.1    --   %
02-Mar 0700/0800 **  Feb    DE Export Price Index y/y           1.0    --   %
02-Mar 0700/0800 **  Feb    DE retail sales m/m                -1.9    --   %
02-Mar 0700/0800 **  Feb    DE retail sales y/y                -1.9    --   %
02-Mar 0800/0900 *   Feb    ES unemployment m/m                1.87    --   %
02-Mar 0800/0900 *   Feb    ES unemployment y/y               -7.54    --   %
02-Mar 0900/1000 *** Q4     IT GDP (f) q/q                      0.3    --   %
02-Mar 0900/1000 *** Q4     IT GDP (f) y/y                      1.6    --   %
02-Mar 0930/0930 **  Feb    UK Markit/CIPS Construction PMI    50.2    --
02-Mar 1000/1100 **  Jan    EU PPI m/m                          0.2    --   %
02-Mar 1000/1100 **  Jan    EU PPI y/y                          2.2    --   %
02-Mar 1330/0830 *** Q4     CA GDP q/q annualized              +1.7  +2.0   %
02-Mar 1330/0830 *** Q4     CA GDP m/m                         +0.4  +0.1   %
02-Mar 1445/0945 *   Feb    US ISM-NY current conditions       72.5    --
02-Mar 1500/1000 *** Mar    US Michigan sentiment index (f)    99.9  99.3
02-Mar 1600/1100 **  Q1     US St. Louis Fed Real GDP Nowcast  2.74    --   %
02-Mar 1615/1115 **  Q1     US NY Fed GDP Nowcast               3.1    --   %
 
05-Mar 2130/0830 **  Feb    AU AI Group services index         54.9    --
05-Mar 0030/1130 *** Q4     AU Company operating profits q/q   -0.2    --   %
05-Mar 0030/1130 *** Q4     AU Inventories q/q                 +0.2    --   %
05-Mar 0030/1130 *** Feb    AU Dwelling approvals m/m         -20.0    --   %
05-Mar 0815/0915 **  Feb    ES Markit Services PMI (f)         56.9    --
05-Mar 0845/0945 **  Feb    IT Markit Services PMI (f)         57.7    --
05-Mar 0930/0930 **  Feb    UK Markit/CIPS Services PMI        53.0    --
05-Mar 1000/1100 **  Jan    EU retail sales m/m                -1.1    --   %
05-Mar 1000/1100 **  Jan    EU retail sales y/y wda             1.9    --   %
05-Mar 1300/2100 **  Feb    CN Caixin Service PMI              54.7    --
05-Mar 1445/0945 *** Feb    US Markit Services Index (final)   55.9    --
05-Mar 1500/1000 *** Feb    US ISM Non-manufacturing Index     59.9    --
 
06-Mar 2230/0930 **  04-Mar AU ANZ-RM Consumer Confidence        --    --   %
06-Mar 0030/1130 *** Jan    AU Retail trade m/m                -0.5    --   %
06-Mar 0030/1130 *** Q4     AU Balance of payments             -9.1    -- b AUD
06-Mar 0030/1130 *** Q4     AU Net export contribution to GDP   0.0    --   bps
06-Mar 0330/1430 *** Mar    AU RBA cash rate decision           1.5   1.5   %
06-Mar 0815/0915 *** Feb    CH CPI m/m                         -0.1    --   %
06-Mar 0815/0915 *** Feb    CH CPI y/y                          0.7    --   %
06-Mar 1355/0855 **  03-Mar US Redbook retail sales m/m        -0.6    --   %
06-Mar 1500/1000 **  Jan    US factory new orders               1.7    --   %
06-Mar 1500/1000 **  Jan    US factory orders ex transport      0.7    --   %
06-Mar 1500/1000 **  Mar    US IBD/TIPP Optimism Index         56.7    --
06-Mar 1500/1000 **  Feb    CA Ivey PMI (SA)                   55.2    --
06-Mar 2000/1500 *   Feb    US Treasury STRIPS Holdings          --    -- b USD
 
07-Mar     -     *** Feb    CN FX Reserves                    21.51    -- b USD
07-Mar     -     *** Feb    CN FX Reserves ytd                 3.16    -- t USD
07-Mar 2130/0830 **  Feb    AU AI Grp/HIA construction index   54.3    --
07-Mar 0030/1130 *** Q4     AU GDP q/q                         +0.6    --   %
07-Mar 0030/1130 *** Q4     AU GDP y/y                         +2.8    --   %
07-Mar 0745/0845 *   Jan    FR foreign trade                   -3.5    -- b E
07-Mar 0745/0845 *   Jan    FR current account                 -0.9    -- b E
07-Mar 0830/0830 *   Feb    UK Halifax house prices 3m y/y      2.2    --   %
07-Mar 1000/1100 *** Q4     EU GDP (2nd est.) q/q               0.6    --   %
07-Mar 1000/1100 *** Q4     EU GDP (2nd est.) y/y               2.7    --   %
07-Mar 1200/0700 **  02-Mar US MBA Mortgage Applications        2.7    --   %
07-Mar 1315/0815 *** Feb    US ADP private payrolls             234    -- k 
07-Mar 1330/0830 **  Q4     US non-farm productivity (f)       -0.1    --   %
07-Mar 1330/0830 **  Q4     US unit labor costs (f)             2.0    --   %
07-Mar 1330/0830 **  Jan    US trade balance                  -53.1    -- b USD
07-Mar 1330/0830 *   Q4     CA Labour productivity             -0.6    --   %
07-Mar 1330/0830 **  Jan    CA Trade balance                   -3.2    -- b CAD
07-Mar 1500/1000 ***        CA BOC interest rate announcement  1.25    --   %
07-Mar 1500/1000 *   Mar    US help-wanted online ratio        1.34    --
07-Mar 1530/1030 **  02-Mar US crude oil stocks ex. SPR w/w    3.02    -- m bbl
07-Mar 2000/1500 *   Jan    US consumer credit                 18.4    -- b USD
07-Mar 2000/1500 *   Feb    US Treasury Allotments (final)       --    -- b USD
--MNI Washington Bureau; +1 202-371-2121; email: holly.stokes@marketnews.com
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