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Central bank interest rates

Central bank Next meeting Last change Current interest rate
Bank of England Dec 20 2018
Aug 02 2018 0.75%
Federal Reserve
Dec 19 2018
Sep 26 2018
2.25%
European Central Bank
Jan 24 2019
Mar 10 2016
0.00%
Bank of Japan
Dec 20 2018
Jan 29 2016
-0.10%
Bank of Canada
Jan 09 2019
Oct 24 2018
1.75%
Swiss National Bank
Mar 21 2019
Jan 15 2015
-0.75%
The Reserve Bank of Australia
Jan 31 2019
Aug 02 2016
1.50%
The South African Reserve Bank
Jan 17 2019
Nov 22 2018
6.75%
Reserve Bank of New Zealand Feb 12 2019 Nov 09 2016 1.75%

Correct as at 13/12/2018

Economic announcements for February 2019


Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

1

Fri

International economic announcements

01/02/2019

  • PMI Manufacturing (GER) - 08:55:00
  • PMI Manufacturing(EU) - 09:00:00
  • Non-Farm Payrolls (US) - 13:30:00
  • Unemployment Rate (US) - 13:30:00
  • PMI Manufacturing(US) - 14:45:00
  • ISM Manufacturing (US) - 15:00:00
  • ISM Prices Paid (US) - 15:00:00
  • U. of Michigan Confidence (Final) (US) - 15:00:00
  • Auto Sales (US) - 20:30:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

01/02/2019

  • Consumer Credit - 09:30:00
  • Mortgage Approvals - 09:30:00
  • PMI Manufacturing - 09:30:00

4

Mon

International economic announcements

04/02/2019

  • Producer Price Index(EU) - 10:00:00
  • Factory Orders (US) - 15:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

04/02/2019

  • PMI Construction - 09:30:00

5

Tue

International economic announcements

05/02/2019

  • PMI Composite (GER) - 08:55:00
  • PMI Services (GER) - 08:55:00
  • PMI Composite (EU) - 09:00:00
  • PMI Services (EU) - 09:00:00
  • Retail Sales (EU) - 10:00:00
  • PMI Composite (US) - 14:45:00
  • PMI Services (US) - 14:45:00
  • ISM Non-Manufacturing (US) - 15:00:00

6

Wed

International economic announcements

06/02/2019

  • Factory Orders (GER) - 07:00:00
  • MBA Mortgage Applications (US) - 12:00:00
  • Balance of Trade (US) - 13:30:00
  • Crude Oil Inventories (US) - 15:30:00

7

Thu

International economic announcements

07/02/2019

  • Industrial Production (GER) - 07:00:00
  • Consumer Credit (US) - 20:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

07/02/2019

  • Halifax House Price Index - 08:30:00
  • BoE Interest Rate Decision - 12:00:00

8

Fri

International economic announcements

08/02/2019

  • Balance of Trade (GER) - 07:00:00
  • Current Account (GER) - 07:00:00
  • Wholesales Inventories (US) - 13:30:00
  • U. of Michigan Confidence (Prelim) (US) - 15:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

08/02/2019

  • GDP (Preliminary) - 09:30:00

11

Mon

International economic announcements

11/02/2019

  • ZEW Survey (EU) - Economic Sentiment - 10:00:00
  • ZEW Survey (GER) - Current Situation - 10:00:00
  • ZEW Survey (GER) - Economic Sentiment - 10:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

11/02/2019

  • Balance of Trade - 09:30:00
  • GDP (Preliminary) - 09:30:00
  • Index of Services - 09:30:00
  • Industrial Production - 09:30:00
  • Manufacturing Production - 09:30:00

12

Tue

United Kingdom economic announcements

12/02/2019

  • GDP (Preliminary) - 09:30:00
  • Industrial Production - 09:30:00

13

Wed

International economic announcements

13/02/2019

  • Industrial Production (EU) - 10:00:00
  • MBA Mortgage Applications (US) - 12:00:00
  • Consumer Price Index(US) - 13:30:00
  • Crude Oil Inventories (US) - 15:30:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

13/02/2019

  • Consumer Price Index - 09:30:00
  • Producer Price Index - 09:30:00
  • Retail Price Index - 09:30:00

14

Thu

International economic announcements

14/02/2019

  • GDP (Preliminary) (GER) - 07:00:00
  • Wholesale Price Index (GER) - 07:00:00
  • GDP (Preliminary) (EU) - 10:00:00
  • Continuing Claims (US) - 13:30:00
  • Initial Jobless Claims (US) - 13:30:00
  • Producer Price Index(US) - 13:30:00
  • Retail Sales (US) - 13:30:00
  • Business Inventories (US) - 15:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

14/02/2019

  • RICS Housing Market Survey - 00:01:00

15

Fri

International economic announcements

15/02/2019

  • Balance of Trade (EU) - 10:00:00
  • Import and Export Price Indices (US) - 13:30:00
  • Capacity Utilisation (US) - 14:15:00
  • Industrial Production (US) - 14:15:00
  • U. of Michigan Confidence (Prelim) (US) - 15:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

15/02/2019

  • Retail Sales - 09:30:00

18

Mon

19

Tue

International economic announcements

19/02/2019

  • ZEW Survey (EU) - Economic Sentiment - 10:00:00
  • ZEW Survey (GER) - Current Situation - 10:00:00
  • ZEW Survey (GER) - Economic Sentiment - 10:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

19/02/2019

  • Claimant Count Rate - 08:30:00
  • CBI Industrial Trends Surveys - 11:00:00

20

Wed

International economic announcements

20/02/2019

  • Producer Price Index(GER) - 07:00:00
  • Current Account (EU) - 09:00:00
  • MBA Mortgage Applications (US) - 12:00:00
  • Building Permits (US) - 13:30:00
  • Housing Starts (US) - 13:30:00

21

Thu

International economic announcements

21/02/2019

  • Consumer Price Index(GER) - 07:00:00
  • Continuing Claims (US) - 13:30:00
  • Initial Jobless Claims (US) - 13:30:00
  • Existing Home Sales (US) - 15:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

21/02/2019

  • Public Sector Net Borrowing - 09:30:00

22

Fri

International economic announcements

22/02/2019

  • GDP (Preliminary) (GER) - 07:00:00
  • IFO Business Climate (GER) - 09:00:00
  • IFO Current Assessment (GER) - 09:00:00
  • IFO Expectations (GER) - 09:00:00
  • Consumer Price Index(EU) - 10:00:00
  • U. of Michigan Confidence (US) - 15:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

22/02/2019

  • CBI Distributive Trades Surveys - 11:00:00

25

Mon

United Kingdom economic announcements

25/02/2019

  • BBA Mortgage Lending Figures - 09:30:00

26

Tue

International economic announcements

26/02/2019

  • M3 Money Supply (EU) - 09:00:00
  • Building Permits (US) - 13:30:00
  • Consumer Confidence (US) - 15:00:00

27

Wed

International economic announcements

27/02/2019

  • GDP (Preliminary) (GER) - 07:00:00
  • Economic Sentiment Indicator (EU) - 10:00:00
  • MBA Mortgage Applications (US) - 12:00:00
  • Durable Goods Orders (US) - 13:30:00
  • Pending Homes Sales (US) - 15:00:00

28

Thu

International economic announcements

28/02/2019

  • Continuing Claims (US) - 13:30:00
  • GDP (Preliminary) (US) - 13:30:00
  • Initial Jobless Claims (US) - 13:30:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

28/02/2019

  • Nationwide House Price Index - 07:00:00

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