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Global Data Calendar

--Rating: *** most market sensitive, * least market sensitive
     
Date   GMT /Local                                             Prior  Est.
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24-Apr 0130/1130 *** Q1     AU CPI trimmed mean q/q            +0.4  +0.5   %
24-Apr 0130/1130 *** Q1     AU CPI weighted median q/q         +0.4  +0.5   %
24-Apr 0130/1130 *** Q1     AU CPI headline q/q                +0.6  +0.5   %
24-Apr 0130/1130 *** Q1     AU CPI underlying y/y              +1.9  +1.9   %
24-Apr 0645/0845 *   Apr    FR Services Sentiment             107.0    --
24-Apr 0645/0845 **  Apr    FR Manufacturing Sentiment        111.0    --
24-Apr 0645/0845 *   Apr    FR Business Climate Indicator     109.0    --
24-Apr 0800/1000 *** Apr    DE IFO Business Climate Index     103.2 102.7
24-Apr 0800/1000 **  Apr    IT ISTAT Business Confidence      106.0    --
24-Apr 0800/1000 **  Apr    IT ISTAT Consumer Confidence      117.5    --
24-Apr 0830/0930 *** Mar    UK Central Govt Net Cash Requirmt   1.3  2.70 b GBP
24-Apr 0830/0930 *** Mar    UK Public Sector Net Borrowing     -0.3  2.00 b GBP
24-Apr 0900/1100 *   Q4     EU government debt (% of GDP)      88.1    --   %
24-Apr 0900/1100 *   Q4     EU government deficit (% of GDP)    0.3    --   %
24-Apr 1000/1100 **         UK CBI order books balance          4.0     6
24-Apr 1000/1100 **         UK CBI price intentions balance    18.0    --
24-Apr 1230/0830 **  Apr    US Philadelphia Fed Nonmfg Index   30.1    --
24-Apr 1255/0855 **  21-Apr US Redbook retail sales m/m         0.5    --   %
24-Apr 1300/0900 **  Feb    US FHFA Home Price Index            0.8    --   %
24-Apr 1300/0900 **  Feb    US Case-Shiller Home Price Index    0.8    --
24-Apr 1300/1500 **  Apr    BE BNB Business Sentiment           0.1    --
24-Apr 1400/1000 *** Mar    US new home sales                 0.618 0.630 m 
24-Apr 1400/1000 *   Mar    US bldg permits revision          1.354    -- m 
24-Apr 1400/1000 **  Apr    US Richmond Fed Mfg Index            15    --
24-Apr 1400/1000 *** Apr    US Conference Board confidence    127.7 126.0
 
25-Apr 0600/0800 *   Feb    DE construction orders m/m        -12.8    --   %
25-Apr 0645/0845 **  Apr    FR Consumer Sentiment             100.0    --
25-Apr 0700/0900 **  Mar    ES PPI m/m                          0.1    --   %
25-Apr 0700/0900 **  Mar    ES PPI y/y                          1.3    --   %
25-Apr 1100/0700 **  20-Apr US MBA Mortgage Applications        4.9    --   %
25-Apr 1430/1030 **  20-Apr US crude oil stocks ex. SPR w/w   -1.07    -- m bbl
 
26-Apr 2301/0001 *   Apr    UK XpertHR median pay award 3m      2.5    --   %
26-Apr 0130/1130 **  Q1     AU Import price index q/q          +2.0  +1.2   %
26-Apr 0130/1130 **  Q1     AU Export price index q/q          +2.8  +4.8   %
26-Apr 0600/0800 *   Apr    DE GFK Consumer Climate            10.9    --
26-Apr 0830/0930 **         UK BBA new home loan approvals       --    --
26-Apr 1000/1100 **         UK CBI sales reported balance         5    --
26-Apr 1000/1100 **         UK CBI sales expected balance        37    23
26-Apr 1230/0830 **  21-Apr US jobless claims                   232   231 k 
26-Apr 1230/0830 **  Mar    US durable goods new orders         3.1   1.7   %
26-Apr 1230/0830 **  Mar    US durable new orders ex            1.2   0.5   %
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26-Apr 1230/0830 **  Mar    US advance goods trade gap        -77.0    -- b USD
26-Apr 1230/0830 **  Mar    US advance wholesale inventories    1.0    --   %
26-Apr 1230/0830 **  Mar    US advance retail inventories       0.4    --   %
26-Apr 1230/0830 *   Feb    CA Payroll employment                --    -- k 
26-Apr 1230/0830 *   Feb    CA Average weekly earnings y/y       --    --   %
26-Apr 1345/0945 *   22-Apr US Bloomberg comfort index           --    --
26-Apr 1400/1000 **  Q1     US housing vacancies rate           1.6    --   %
26-Apr 1430/1030 **  20-Apr US natural gas stocks w/w           -36    --   Bcf
26-Apr 1500/1100 **  Apr    US Kansas City Fed Mfg Index         17    --
26-Apr 2030/1630 **  25-Apr US Fed weekly securities holdings    --    -- t USD
 
27-Apr 2245/1045 **  Mar    NZ Trade balance                   +217    -- m NZD
27-Apr 2301/0001 **  Apr    UK Gfk Consumer Conf                 -7    --
27-Apr 2350/0850 **  Apr    JP Core central Tokyo CPI y/y      +0.8  +0.8   %
27-Apr 2350/0850 *   Mar    JP Retail sales y/y                +1.7  +1.3   %
27-Apr 2350/0850 **  Mar    JP Industrial production m/m        0.0  +0.5   %
27-Apr 0130/1130 *   Q1     AU PPI q/q                         +0.6    --   %
27-Apr 0130/1130 *   Q1     AU PPI y/y                         +1.7    --   %
27-Apr 0530/0730 *** Q1     FR GDP (p) q/q                      0.7   0.4   %
27-Apr 0530/0730 *** Q1     FR GDP (p) y/y                      2.5    --   %
27-Apr 0600/0800 **  Mar    DE Import Price Index m/m          -0.6    --   %
27-Apr 0600/0800 **  Mar    DE Import Price Index y/y          -0.6    --   %
27-Apr 0600/0800 **  Mar    DE Export Price Index m/m           0.0    --   %
27-Apr 0600/0800 **  Mar    DE Export Price Index y/y           0.5    --   %
27-Apr 0600/0800 **  Mar    DE ILO employment change             44    -- k 
27-Apr 0645/0845 **  Mar    FR Consumer spending m/m            2.4    --   %
27-Apr 0645/0845 **  Mar    FR Consumer Spending  y/y           1.9    --   %
27-Apr 0645/0845 **  Mar    FR PPI m/m                          0.1    --   %
27-Apr 0645/0845 **  Mar    FR PPI y/y                          1.5    --   %
27-Apr 0645/0845 *** Apr    FR HICP m/m (p)                     1.1    --   %
27-Apr 0645/0845 *** Apr    FR HICP y/y (p)                     1.7    --   %
27-Apr 0700/0900 *** Q1     ES GDP (p) q/q                      0.7   0.7   %
27-Apr 0700/0900 *** Q1     ES GDP (p) y/y                      3.1    --   %
27-Apr 0700/0900 *   Mar    ES retail sales y/y wda             1.9    --   %
27-Apr 0700/0900 *** Apr    ES HICP (p) m/m                     1.2    --   %
27-Apr 0700/0900 *** Apr    ES HICP (p) y/y                     1.3    --   %
27-Apr 0755/0955 **  Apr    DE unemployment rate                5.4   5.3   %
27-Apr 0755/0955 **  Apr    DE unemployment change m/m          -22    -- k 
27-Apr 0830/0930 *** Q1     UK GDP (1st) q/q                     --    --   %
27-Apr 0830/0930 *** Q1     UK GDP (1st) y/y                     --    --   %
27-Apr 0830/0930 **  Mar    UK Index of Services m/m             --    --   %
27-Apr 0830/0930 **  Mar    UK Index of Services 3m/3m           --    --   %
27-Apr 0900/1100 *   Apr    EU Business Climate Indicator      1.34    --
27-Apr 0900/1100 *   Apr    EU Consumer Confidence              0.1    --
27-Apr 0900/1100 *   Apr    EU Industrial Sentiment             6.4    --
27-Apr 0900/1100 **  Apr    EU Economic Sentiment Indicator   112.6 112.0
27-Apr 1230/0830 **  Q1     US ECI                              0.6   0.7   %
27-Apr 1230/0830 *** Q1     US GDP (adv)                        2.9   1.9   %
27-Apr 1230/0830 *** Q1     US GDP Price Index                  2.3   2.4   %
27-Apr 1400/1000 *** Apr    US Michigan sentiment index (f)    97.8  98.0
27-Apr 1500/1100 **  Q2     US St. Louis Fed Real GDP Nowcast    --    --   %
27-Apr 1515/1115 **  Q2     US NY Fed GDP Nowcast               2.9    --   %
27-Apr 1900/1500 *   Mar    US farm prices                      5.7    --   %
 
30-Apr 0100/0900 *** Apr    CN CFLP Manufacturing PMI          51.5    --
30-Apr 0100/0900 **  Apr    CN CFLP Non-Manufacturing PMI      54.6    --
30-Apr 0100/1300 *** Apr    NZ ANZ business confidence        -20.0    --
30-Apr 0100/1300 *** Apr    NZ ANZ activity outlook           +21.8    --
30-Apr 0130/1130 **  Mar    AU RBA pvt sector credit m/m       +0.4    --   %
30-Apr 0600/0800 **  Mar    DE retail sales m/m                -0.7    --   %
30-Apr 0600/0800 **  Mar    DE retail sales y/y                 1.3    --   %
30-Apr 0700/0900 *   Apr    CH KOF Economic Barometer         106.0    --
30-Apr 0800/1000 **  Mar    EU M3 y/y                           4.2    --   %
30-Apr 0800/1000 **  Mar    EU M3 3m. average                   4.4    --   %
30-Apr 0900/1100 *** Apr    IT HICP (p) m/m                     2.3    --   %
30-Apr 0900/1100 *** Apr    IT HICP (p) y/y                     0.9    --   %
30-Apr 1200/1400 *** Apr    DE HICP (p) m/m                     0.4    --   %
30-Apr 1200/1400 *** Apr    DE HICP (p) y/y                     1.5    --   %
30-Apr 1230/0830 **  Mar    US personal income                  0.4    --   %
30-Apr 1230/0830 **  Mar    US current dollar PCE               0.2    --   %
30-Apr 1230/0830 **  Mar    US total PCE price index            0.2    --   %
30-Apr 1230/0830 **  Mar    US core PCE price index             0.2    --   %
30-Apr 1230/0830 *   Mar    CA Industrial product prices y/y   +1.9    --   %
30-Apr 1230/0830 *   Mar    CA Raw material Prices y/y         +5.9    --   %
30-Apr 1300/0900 *   Apr    US ISM-Milwaukee Mfg Index           --    --
30-Apr 1345/0945 **  Apr    US MNI Chicago PMI                 57.4    --
30-Apr 1400/1000 **  Mar    US NAR pending home sales index   107.5    --
30-Apr 1430/1030 **  Apr    US Dallas Fed manufacturing index  21.4    --
--MNI Washington Bureau; +1 202-371-2121; email: holly.stokes@marketnews.com
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