Trial now

(X1) Heading North


E-MINI S&P (Z1): Holding Above The 50-Day EMA


Retail sales due at 7:00BST

MNI Global Morning Briefing

     LONDON (MNI) - For those hoping for a busy calendar, you may have to wait
till Tuesday with Monday proving to be fairly unexciting.
     At 0900GMT, Italy release their Industrial Production figures. This is off
the back of prior m/m growth of 1.6% and y/y wda of 4.9%.
     The Euro Area are next with the simultaneous release of Euro Area
Construction Output and Trade Balance figures. Construction's previous figures
y/y wda and m/m were 0.5% and 0.1% respectively. The trade Balance previously
showed a total surplus of eur23.8 billion.
     At 1445GMT, the ECB will call for bids on this week's 7-day MRO. At
1450GMT, they will publish the results of the latest PSPP bond buying data.
     Moving to the late afternoon and ECB Executive Board member Yves Mersch
speaks on "Challenges for monetary policy 2018 at 1800GMT.
     For those looking for more and willing to stay up, The ANZ-Roy Morgan
Weekly Consumer Confidence in Australia comes out at 2230GMT.
--MNI London Bureau; tel: +44 203-586-2225; email: