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Date    GMT /Local          Event
07-May      -      ***  CN  Trade
07-May  0001/0101  **   UK  Markit/REC Jobs Report
07-May  0130/1130       AU  Trade Balance
07-May  0545/0745  **   CH  unemployment
07-May  0600/0200       TW  BOE to publish interim FSR
07-May  0600/0700  ***  UK  Bank Of England Quantitative Easing
07-May  0600/0800  **   DE  industrial production
07-May  0600/0700  ***  UK  Bank Of England Interest Rate
07-May  0645/0845  *    FR  foreign trade
07-May  0645/0845  *    FR  industrial production
07-May  0700/0900       EU  ECB's board member Luis de Guindos gives
                              presentation via videoconference of the ECB Annual
                              Report 2019 at the Committee on Economic and
                              Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament.
07-May  0730/0830  *    UK  Halifax House Price Index
07-May  0730/0930  **   EU  IHS Final Eurozone Construction PMI
07-May  0800/1000  *    IT  retail sales
07-May  1130/0730  *    US  Challenger Monthly Layoff Intentions
07-May  1230/0830  **   US  Jobless Claims
07-May  1230/0830  **   US  Preliminary Non-Farm Productivity
07-May  1230/0830       US  Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic gives remarks
                              to the South Florida Business Council on financial
                              impacts of the Covid-19 pandemic. Audience Q&A. No
                              media Q&A. No text.
07-May  1400/1000  **   CA  Ivey PMI
07-May  1430/1030  **   US  Natural Gas Stocks
07-May  1600/1200       US  Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari to speak
                              on COVID-19 and the North Dakota economy, with
                              North Dakota Commerce Commissioner Michelle
                              Kommer. No text. Audience Q&A. No media
07-May  1900/1500  *    US  Consumer Credit
07-May  2000/1600       US  Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker to speak
                              at the Chicago Council on Global Affairs on the
                              Fed's response to Covid-19. Text expected.
                              Audience Q&A.
07-May  2030/1630  **   US  Fed Weekly Money Supply Data
08-May      -           UK  UK Bank Holiday
08-May      -           EU  Virtual participation by the President and Mr
                              Panetta in Eurogroup meeting.
08-May  2301/0001  **   UK  Gfk Monthly Consumer Confidence
08-May  2330/0830  **   JP  Household spending
08-May  2330/0830  **   JP  average wages (p)
08-May  0130/1130       AU  RBA May Statement on Monetary Policy
08-May  0600/0800  **   DE  trade balance
08-May  0700/0900  **   ES  industrial production
08-May  1215/0815  **   CA  Housing Starts - CMHC (Canadian Mortgage and
                              Housing Corp)
08-May  1230/0830  *    CA  Building Permits
08-May  1230/0830  ***  CA  Labour Force Survey
08-May  1230/0830  ***  US  Employment Report
08-May  1230/0830  *    CA  Industrial Product and Raw Material Price Index
08-May  1400/1000  **   US  wholesale trade
08-May  1500/1100  **   US  St. Louis Fed Real GDP Nowcast
08-May  1515/1115  **   US  NY Fed GDP Nowcast
10-May      -      ***  CN  Money Supply
10-May      -      ***  CN  New Loans
10-May      -      ***  CN  Social Financing
11-May      -      ***  CN  Money Supply
11-May      -      ***  CN  New Loans
11-May      -      ***  CN  Social Financing
11-May  0600/0800  *    NO  CPI Norway
11-May  0800/1000  *    IT  industrial production
11-May  1500/1100  **   US  NY Fed survey of consumer expectations
11-May  1630/1230       US  Chicago Fed President Charles Evans gives remarks
                              in a Lansing Regional Chamber Virtual
                              Presentation. Audience Q&A. Remarks to media to be
12-May      -      ***  CN  Money Supply
12-May      -      ***  CN  New Loans
12-May      -      ***  CN  Social Financing
12-May  0130/0930  ***  CN  CPI
12-May  0130/0930  ***  CN  Producer Price Index
12-May  0600/0800  **   NO  Norway GDP
12-May  0630/0830  **   FR  BoF Business survey
12-May  1000/0600  **   US  NFIB Small Business Optimism Index
12-May  1230/0830  ***  US  CPI
12-May  1255/0855  **   US  Redbook Retail Sales Index
12-May  1300/0900       US  St. Louis Fed President James Bullard will speak
                              at the Official Monetary and Financial
                              Institutions Forum on "The Federal Reserve's
                              outlook for testing times." Moderated Q&A. No
                              slides, no press release, and no media
12-May  1400/1000       US  Fed Vice Chairman for Supervision Randal Quarles
                              to testify before the Senate Banking Committee in
                              a hearing on "Oversight of Financial Regulators."
12-May  1600/1200       US  Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker to speak
                              at the C.D. Howe Institute in Toronto.
12-May  1800/1400  **   US  Treasury Budget
13-May  2301/0001  *    UK  BRC-KPMG Shop Sales Monitor
13-May  0200/1400  ***  NZ  RBNZ Monetary Policy Statement
13-May  0600/0700  ***  UK  GDP First Estimate
13-May  0600/0700  **   UK  Trade Balance
13-May  0600/0700  ***  UK  Index of Production
13-May  0600/0700  **   UK  Output in the Construction Industry
13-May  0600/0700  **   UK  Index of Services
13-May  0730/0930  ***  SE  Inflation report
13-May  0900/1100  **   EU  industrial production
13-May  1100/0700  **   US  MBA weekly applications index
13-May  1230/0830  ***  US  PPI
13-May  1430/1030  **   US  DOE weekly crude oil stocks
14-May  0530/0730  *    FR  unemployment
14-May  0600/0800  ***  DE  HICP (f)
14-May  0700/0900  ***  ES  HICP (f)
14-May  1030/1130       UK  BOE Governor Andrew Bailey speech, London
14-May  1230/0830  **   US  Jobless Claims
14-May  1230/0830  **   CA  Monthly Survey of Manufacturing
14-May  1230/0830  **   US  import/export price index
14-May  1400/1000       CA  BOC Financial System Review
14-May  1430/1030  **   US  Natural Gas Stocks
14-May  1430/1030       CA  BOC Financial Review Press Conference
14-May  1700/1300       US  Minneapolis Fed President Neel Kashkari in a
                              webinar by the Economic Club of Minnesota to speak
                              on the economic responses to Covid-19, modertated
                              by Margaret Brennan, CBS News' Face the Nation.
                              Audience Q&A. No media availability.
14-May  2030/1630  **   US  Fed Weekly Money Supply Data
15-May  2350/0850  *    JP  CGPI
15-May  0200/1000  ***  CN  Fixed-Asset Investment
15-May  0600/0800  ***  DE  GDP (p)
15-May  0645/0845  ***  FR  HICP (f)
15-May  0800/1000  *    IT  industrial orders
15-May  0800/1000  ***  IT  HICP (f)
15-May  0900/1100  ***  EU  GDP (p)
15-May  0900/1100  *    EU  employment
15-May  0900/1100  *    EU  trade balance
15-May  1230/0830  *    CA  International Canadian Transaction in Securities
15-May  1230/0830  ***  US  Retail Sales
15-May  1230/0830  **   US  Empire State Manufacturing Survey
15-May  1300/0900  *    CA  Home Sales - CREA (Canadian real estate
15-May  1315/0915  ***  US  Industrial Production
15-May  1400/1000  ***  US  University of Michigan Sentiment Index (p)
15-May  1400/1000  *    US  business inventories
15-May  1400/1000  **   US  JOLTS quits Rate
15-May  1400/1000  **   US  JOLTS jobs opening level
15-May  1430/1030       CA  BOC publishes Senior Loan Officer Survey
15-May  1500/1100  **   US  St. Louis Fed Real GDP Nowcast
15-May  1515/1115  **   US  NY Fed GDP Nowcast
15-May  2000/1600  **   US  TICS
18-May  2350/0850  ***  JP  GDP (p)
18-May  1230/0830  **   US  NY Fed Business Leaders Survey
18-May  1400/1000  **   US  NAHB Home Builder Index
19-May  0600/0700  ***  UK  Labour Market Survey
19-May  0900/1100  **   EU  construction production
19-May  0900/1100  ***  DE  ZEW Current Conditions Index
19-May  0900/1100  ***  DE  ZEW Current Expectations Index
19-May  1230/0830  ***  US  housing starts
19-May  1255/0855  **   US  Redbook Retail Sales Index
20-May  2350/0850  *    JP  Machinery orders
20-May  0600/0800  **   DE  PPI
20-May  0600/0700  ***  UK  Consumer inflation report
20-May  0600/0700  ***  UK  Producer Prices
20-May  0800/1000  **   EU  current account
20-May  0830/0930  *    UK  ONS House Price Index
20-May  0900/1100  ***  EU  HICP (f)
20-May  1100/0700  **   US  MBA weekly applications index
20-May  1230/0830  ***  CA  CPI
20-May  1230/0830  **   CA  Wholesale Trade
20-May  1400/1000  *    US  Services Revenues
20-May  1400/1600  **   EU  consumer confidence indicator (p)
20-May  1430/1030  **   US  DOE weekly crude oil stocks
20-May  1800/1400       CA  BOC Deputy Lane Speech
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