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European Economics Preview: UK Unemployment Data Due

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Labor market statistics from the UK and economic confidence survey results from Germany are due on Tuesday, headlining a busy day for the European economic news.

At 2.30 am ET, the Federal Statistical Office is set to issue Swiss producer and import prices for September. Economists forecast producer and import prices to fall 1.7 percent annually, following a 1.9 percent drop in August.

At 2.45 am ET, France's final inflation data is due. Inflation is seen at 0.9 percent in September, unchanged from flash estimate.

At 3.00 am ET, unemployment data from Turkey is due.

At 4.30 am ET, the Office for National Statistics releases UK unemployment data. The jobless rate is forecast to remain unchanged at 3.8 percent in three months to August.

In the meantime, the Treasury Committee hearing on the "Bank of England Financial Stability Report" is due.

At 5.00 am ET, Germany's ZEW issues results of the monthly economic confidence survey. The economic sentiment index is seen at -27.0 in October versus -22.5 in September.

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