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Trade Concerns, OPEC Uncertainty Weigh On Wall Street - U.S. Commentary

Stocks moved mostly lower during trading on Thursday following the mixed performance seen in the previous session. With the ....

Stocks Climb Off Worst Levels But Remain Mostly Lower - U.S. Commentary

After coming under pressure early in the session, stocks have regained some ground over the course of the trading day on ....

Stocks Move Lower Amid Trade Concerns, OPEC Uncertainty - U.S. Commentary

Following the mixed performance in the previous session, stocks have come under pressure in morning trading on Thursday. With ....

Japanese Market Recovers After Weak Start

The Japanese stock market recovered after a weak start and is modestly higher on Thursday following the mostly ....

Australian Market Extends Gains

The Australian stock market is extending gains on Thursday from the previous session, following the mostly ....

Japanese Market Modestly Lower

The Japanese stock market is modestly lower on Wednesday, paring initial losses, as investors shrugged off the ....
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Dollar Drops Against British Pound After BoE Announcement



The dollar is losing ground against all of its major rivals Thursday afternoon, but it losses are more pronounced against the British pound. The pound rallied after today's policy statement from the Bank of England. Bank of England's rate-setting body witnessed a growing divide at the June meeting, after its chief economist Andrew Haldane joined ....
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European Economics Preview: Bank Of England Rate Decision Due



Interest rate announcements from the Bank of England and Swiss National Bank are due on Thursday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news. At 2.45 am ET, France's statistical office Insee publishes manufacturing sentiment survey data. The confidence index is seen falling to 108 in June from 109 in May. At 3.00 am ET, average ....
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New Zealand GDP Gains 0.5% On Quarter, +2.7% On Year In Q1



New Zealand's gross domestic product expanded 0.5 percent on quarter in the first three months of 2018, Statistics New Zealand said on Thursday. That was in line with expectations and down from 0.6 percent in the three month prior. "The service industries continue to show growth, led by business services and telecommunication services," ....

Bank Of England Split On Rate

Policymakers of Bank of England decided to keep the key interest rate unchanged, in a split vote, and stood unanimous on ....

Norway's Central Bank Holds Key Rate

Norway's central bank decided to keep its key rate unchanged, on Thursday, and hinted a rate hike in September. The ....

UK Budget Deficit Narrows In May

The UK budget deficit reached its lowest May level since 2005, figures from the Office for National Statistics showed ....

Treasuries Move Back To The Upside Amid Lingering Trade Concerns

Following the pullback seen in the previous session, treasuries moved back to the upside during the trading ....

Treasuries Show Notable Move Back To The Downside

Following the strength seen in the previous session, treasuries showed a notable move back to the downside ....

Trade War Concerns Lead To Strength Among Treasuries

After ending the previous session roughly flat, treasuries moved higher during trading on Tuesday amid ....

The Swiss Stock Market Dropped After Paring Early Gains

The Swiss stock market got off to a positive start Thursday, extending yesterday's gains. However, the market pared its early ....

CAC 40 Slides As Trade Concerns Persist

French stocks were modestly lower on Thursday as trade worries persisted and investors waited to see if OPEC and its allies ....

DAX Retreats As Automakers Drag On Tariff Worries

German stocks fell on Thursday, with automakers retreating after Daimler issued a profit warning, citing higher import ....

House Rejects Conservative Immigration Reform Bill

In a widely expected move, the House voted against immigration reform legislation seen as the more conservative of two ....

Trump Proposes Merging Education, Labor Depts. As Part Of Government Reform

President Donald Trump's administration unveiled a plan to reform the federal government on Thursday that includes merging ....

Supreme Court Rules States Can Collect Sales Tax From Online Retailers

With sales by online retailers accounting for an increasing share of consumer spending, the U.S. Supreme Court has handed ....

Philly Fed Index Drops Much More Than Expected In June

A report released by the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia on Thursday showed a much bigger than expected slowdown in the ....

U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Edge Down To 218,000

First-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits edged lower in the week ended June 16th, according to a report released by ....

U.S. Housing Starts Jump More Than Expected In May

While the Commerce Department released a report on Tuesday showing a much bigger than expected jump in new residential ....

Taiwan Central Bank Holds Key Rates

Taiwan's central bank kept its key interest rates unchanged on Thursday. The central bank kept the discount rate at 1.375 ....

Philippine Central Bank Raises Key Rate

The Philippine central bank raised its benchmark interest rate for a second time this year as inflation expectations remained ....

Thai Central Bank Holds Key Rate

Thailand's central bank kept its key interest rate unchanged on Wednesday, as widely expected. The Monetary Policy ....
Economic Calendar
Date
Time
Economic Indicator
Period
Actual
Forecast
Previous
Country
06/21/18
GDP (Q-o-Q)
Q1
2.0 %
0.1 (R) %
Luxembourg
06/21/18
GDP (Y-o-Y)
Q1
5.1 %
1.8 (R) %
Luxembourg
06/21/18
Current Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ 607 M
€ 1045 M
Luxembourg
06/21/18
Capital Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ -30 M
€ -33 M
Luxembourg
06/21/18
Financial Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ 562 M
€ 1012 M
Luxembourg
06/21/18
Capital Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ 64.28 M
€ 226.40 M
Lithuania
06/21/18
Current Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ -208.01 M
€ 646.83 M
Lithuania
06/21/18
Financial Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ -231.26 M
€ 1218.59 M
Lithuania
06/21/18
Capital Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ 1121 M
€ 241 (R) M
Hungary
06/21/18
Current Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ 1027 M
€ 430 (R) M
Hungary
06/21/18
Financial Account Balance - BoP
Q1
€ 826 M
€ 962 (R) M
Hungary
06/21/18
M3 Money Supply (M-o-M)
MAY
0.5 %
0.2 %
Switzerland
06/21/18
M3 Money Supply (Y-o-Y)
MAY
2.9 %
3.3 %
Switzerland
06/21/18
Official Foreign Reserves
APR
$ 813.48 M
$ 822.58 M
Switzerland
06/21/18
00:30
Unemployment Rate
MAY
3.9 %
3.9 %
Netherland
06/21/18
00:30
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
23
23
Netherland
06/21/18
02:00
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
10.6
9.3
Denmark
06/21/18
02:00
Trade Balance
MAY
CHF 2.3 B
CHF 2.7 (R) B
Switzerland
06/21/18
02:00
Imports
MAY
CHF 17.3 B
CHF 16.7 (R) B
Switzerland
06/21/18
02:00
Exports
MAY
CHF 19.6 B
CHF 19.4 (R) B
Switzerland
06/21/18
03:00
Consumer Confidence Index
JUN
70.3
69.9
Turkey
06/21/18
03:30
Interest Rate Decision
-
(-1.25) - (-0.25) %
-0.75 %
(-1.25) - (-0.25) %
Switzerland
06/21/18
04:00
Interest Rate Decision
-
0.50 %
0.5 %
0.50 %
Norway
06/21/18
04:00
Retail Sales (M-o-M)
MAY
2.7 %
-5.3 %
Poland
06/21/18
04:00
Retail Sales (Y-o-Y)
MAY
7.6 %
4.6 %
Poland
06/21/18
04:30
Public Finances (PSNCR)
MAY
£ 5.84 B
£ -8.39 (R) B
UK
06/21/18
04:30
Public Sector Net Borrowing
MAY
£ 4.97 B
£ 6.88 (R) B
UK
06/21/18
04:30
PPI (M-o-M)
MAY
0.2 %
0.0 %
Slovenia
06/21/18
04:30
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
1.9 %
2.0 %
Slovenia
06/21/18
04:30
CPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
2.1 %
1.9 %
Hong Kong
06/21/18
05:00
Wage Cost Index (M-o-M)
MAY
2.3 %
0.3 %
Iceland
06/21/18
05:00
Wage Cost Index (Y-o-Y)
MAY
6.3 %
7.3 %
Iceland
06/21/18
06:00
PPI (M-o-M)
MAY
0.1 %
0.6 %
Latvia
06/21/18
06:00
PPI (Y-o-Y)
MAY
3.7 %
4.0 %
Latvia
06/21/18
07:00
Interest Rate Decision
-
0.50 %
0.5 %
0.50 %
UK
06/21/18
07:00
Asset Purchase Facility
-
£ 435 B
£ 435 B
£ 435 B
UK
06/21/18
07:00
Monetary Policy Meeting Minutes
-
-
UK
06/21/18
07:00
Monetary Policy Meeting
-
-
UK
06/21/18
08:30
Philly Fed's Mfr Index - Business Condition
JUN
19.9
29
34.4
United States
06/21/18
08:30
Philly Fed's Mfr Index - Prices Paid
JUN
51.8
52.6
United States
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