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Date    GMT /Local          Event
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02-May      -           EU  ECB Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny speaks
                              at the 46th Economics Conference of the OeNB in
                              Vienna
02-May  0600/0800  **   DE  retail sales
02-May  0630/0830  **   CH  retail sales
02-May  0645/0845  *    FR  car registrations
02-May  0715/0915  **   ES  Markit Manufacturing PMI (f)
02-May  0745/0945  **   IT  Markit Manufacturing PMI (f)
02-May  0750/0950  **   FR  Markit Manufacturing PMI (f)
02-May  0755/0955  **   DE  Markit Manufacturing PMI (f)
02-May  0800/1000  **   EU  Markit Manufacturing PMI (f)
02-May  0830/0930  **   UK  Markit/CIPS Construction PMI
02-May  1100/1200  ***  UK  Bank Of England Interest Rate
02-May  1100/1200  ***  UK  Bank Of England Quantitative Easing
02-May  1130/0730  *    US  Challenger Monthly Layoff Intentions
02-May  1230/0830  **   US  Jobless Claims
02-May  1230/0830  **   US  Preliminary Non-Farm Productivity
02-May  1345/0945  *    US  ISM-NY Manufacturing Index
02-May  1400/1000  **   US  factory new orders
02-May  1430/1030  **   US  Natural Gas Stocks
02-May  1730/1930       EU  ECB Executive Board member Peter Praet speaks at
                              the Oesterreichische Nationalbank in Vienna
02-May  2030/1630  **   US  Fed Weekly Money Supply Data
 
03-May      -           EU  ECB Governing Council member Ewald Nowotny speaks
                              at the 46th Economics Conference of the OeNB in
                              Vienna
03-May      -      *    DE  car registrations
03-May  0630/0830  ***  CH  CPI
03-May  0830/0930  **   UK  Markit/CIPS Services PMI
03-May  0900/1100  ***  EU  HICP (p)
03-May  0900/1100  **   EU  PPI
03-May  1200/1400       EU  ECB Supervisory Board Chair Andrea Enria
                              participates in a panel in Florence
03-May  1230/0830  ***  US  Employment Report
03-May  1230/0830  **   US  advance trade, advance business inventories
03-May  1345/0945  ***  US  Markit Services Index (final)
03-May  1400/1000  ***  US  ISM Non-Manufacturing Index
03-May  1415/1015       US  Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles
                              Evans to give remarks at the NABE International
                              Symposium: "Global Economies at the Crossroads:
                              Growing Together While Growing Apart?" in
                              Stockholm, Sweden, with audience Q&A.
03-May  1515/1115  **   US  NY Fed GDP Nowcast
03-May  1530/1130       US  Federal Reserve Board of Governors Vice Chair
                              Richard Clarida to deliver a speech about "Models,
                              Markets, and Monetary Policy" at Strategies for
                              Monetary Policy: A Policy Conference in Stanford,
                              CA, with audience Q&A.
03-May  1745/1345       US  New York Federal Reserve Bank President John
                              Williams to participate in a panel on "Tying Down
                              the Anchor: Monetary Policy Rules and the Lower
                              Bound on Interest Rates" at the Hoover Institution
                              at Stanford University in Stanford, California.
03-May  1900/1500       US  Federal Reserve Board of Governors member Michelle
                              Bowman to give introductory remarks for the panel
                              "Friedman and the Long History of Monetary Policy
                              Rules" at Strategies for Monetary Policy: A Policy
                              Conference in Stanford, CA.
03-May  2345/1945       US  Federal Reserve Bank Presidents James Bullard,
                              Mary Daly, Robert Kaplan, and Loretta Mester to
                              participate in a panel on "Strategies For Monetary
                              Policy" at Stanford University in Stanford,
                              California, followed by audience Q&A.
 
06-May  0145/0945  **   CN  Caixin Service PMI
06-May  0700/0900  *    ES  unemployment
06-May  0715/0915  **   ES  Markit Services PMI (f)
06-May  0730/0930       EU  ECB Executive Board member Sabine Lautenschlager
                              speaks at an ECB conference in Frankfurt
06-May  0745/0945  **   IT  Markit Services PMI (f)
06-May  0750/0950  **   FR  Markit Services PMI (f)
06-May  0755/0955  **   DE  Markit Services PMI (f)
06-May  0800/1000  *    DE  VDMA machine orders
06-May  0800/1000  **   EU  Markit Services PMI (f)
06-May  0900/1100  **   EU  retail sales
06-May  1000/0600       US  Chicago Federal Reserve Bank President Charles
                              Evans to attend a seminar at the Bank of Italy in
                              Rome, followed by audience Q&A.
06-May  1330/0930       US  Philadelphia Federal Reserve Bank President
                              Patrick Harker to deliver a speech on economic
                              outlook at the 37th Annual Monetary and Trade
                              Conference at Drexel University in Philadelphia,
                              PA, with audience Q&A.
06-May  1400/1000  *    US  employment trends index
06-May  1500/1700       EU  ECB Executive Board member Peter Praet speaks in
                              Frankfurt
06-May  1745/1345       CA  BOC Gov Stephe Poloz speech to the Canadian Credit
                              Union Association and Winnipeg Chamber of
                              Commerce, Winnipeg, MB
06-May  1900/1500  *    US  Treasury STRIPS
 
07-May      -      ***  CN  FX Reserves
07-May  0130/1130       AU  Retail Trade
07-May  0430/1430  ***  AU  RBA monthly cash rate decision
07-May  0600/0800  **   DE  manufacturing orders
07-May  0645/0845  *    FR  foreign trade
07-May  0645/0845  *    FR  current account
07-May  0800/0900       UK  BOE Dep Gov Jon Cunliffe speech, London
07-May  1015/1215       SE  Riksbank Gov. Stefan Ingves giving speech on
                              Long-term trends - important pieces of the
                              monetary policy analysis at Stockholm School of
                              Economics
07-May  1100/0700       US  Dallas Federal Reserve Bank President Rob Kaplan
                              to participate in a moderated Q&A session at the
                              Tsinghua University School of Economics and
                              Management in  Beijing, China, with audience Q&A.
07-May  1255/0855  **   US  Redbook Retail Sales Index
07-May  1400/1000  **   US  JOLTS jobs opening level
07-May  1400/1000  **   US  JOLTS quits Rate
07-May  1400/1000  **   US  IBD/TIPP Optimism Index
07-May  1400/1000  **   CA  Ivey PMI
07-May  1630/1730       UK  BOE Chief Economist Andy Haldane speech, Sheffield
07-May  1900/1500  *    US  Consumer Credit
 
08-May      -      ***  CN  Trade
08-May  2301/0001  *    UK  BRC-KPMG Shop Sales Monitor
08-May  0545/0745  **   CH  unemployment
08-May  0600/0800  **   DE  industrial production
08-May  0815/0915       UK  BOE Dep Gov Dave Ramsden speech, London
08-May  1100/0700  **   US  MBA weekly applications index
08-May  1100/1200       UK  Weekly questions to the Prime Minister
08-May  1215/0815  **   CA  Housing Starts - CMHC (Canadian Mortgage and
                              Housing Corp)
08-May  1400/1000  *    US  help-wanted online index
08-May  1430/1030  **   US  DOE weekly crude oil stocks
08-May  1500/1100  **   US  Kansas City Fed LMCI
 
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