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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 December 2018


Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

3

Mon

International economic announcements

03/12/2018

  • PMI Manufacturing (GER) - 08:55:00
  • PMI Manufacturing(EU) - 09:00:00
  • PMI Manufacturing(US) - 14:45:00
  • Construction Spending (US) - 15:00:00
  • ISM Manufacturing (US) - 15:00:00
  • ISM Prices Paid (US) - 15:00:00
  • Auto Sales (US) - 20:30:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

03/12/2018

  • PMI Manufacturing - 09:30:00

4

Tue

International economic announcements

04/12/2018

  • Producer Price Index(EU) - 10:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

04/12/2018

  • PMI Construction - 09:30:00

5

Wed

International economic announcements

05/12/2018

  • PMI Services (GER) - 08:55:00
  • PMI Composite (GER) - 08:56:00
  • PMI Composite (EU) - 09:00:00
  • PMI Services (EU) - 09:00:00
  • Retail Sales (EU) - 10:00:00
  • MBA Mortgage Applications (US) - 12:00:00
  • PMI Composite (US) - 14:45:00
  • PMI Services (US) - 14:45:00
  • ISM Non-Manufacturing (US) - 15:00:00
  • Crude Oil Inventories (US) - 15:30:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

05/12/2018

  • PMI Services - 09:30:00

6

Thu

International economic announcements

06/12/2018

  • Factory Orders (GER) - 07:00:00
  • Continuing Claims (US) - 13:30:00
  • Initial Jobless Claims (US) - 13:30:00

7

Fri

International economic announcements

07/12/2018

  • Industrial Production (GER) - 07:00:00
  • Gross Domestic Product (EU) - 10:00:00
  • Non-Farm Payrolls (US) - 13:30:00
  • Unemployment Rate (US) - 13:30:00
  • U. of Michigan Confidence (Prelim) (US) - 15:00:00
  • Wholesales Inventories (US) - 15:00:00
  • Consumer Credit (US) - 20:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

07/12/2018

  • Halifax House Price Index - 08:30:00

10

Mon

International economic announcements

10/12/2018

  • Balance of Trade (GER) - 07:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

10/12/2018

  • Balance of Trade - 09:30:00
  • Gross Domestic Product - 09:30:00
  • Index of Services - 09:30:00
  • Industrial Production - 09:30:00
  • Manufacturing Production - 09:30:00

11

Tue

International economic announcements

11/12/2018

  • ZEW Survey (EU) - Economic Sentiment - 10:00:00
  • ZEW Survey (GER) - Current Situation - 10:00:00
  • ZEW Survey (GER) - Economic Sentiment - 10:00:00
  • Producer Price Index(US) - 13:30:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

11/12/2018

  • Claimant Count Rate - 09:30:00

12

Wed

International economic announcements

12/12/2018

  • 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

13

Thu

International economic announcements

13/12/2018

  • Consumer Price Index(GER) - 07:00:00
  • ECB Interest Rate (EU) - 12:45:00
  • Continuing Claims (US) - 13:30:00
  • Import and Export Price Indices (US) - 13:30:00
  • Initial Jobless Claims (US) - 13:30:00

14

Fri

International economic announcements

14/12/2018

  • Retail Sales (US) - 13:30:00
  • Capacity Utilisation (US) - 14:15:00
  • Industrial Production (US) - 14:15:00
  • Business Inventories (US) - 15:00:00

17

Mon

International economic announcements

17/12/2018

  • Balance of Trade (EU) - 10:00:00
  • Consumer Price Index(EU) - 10:00:00

18

Tue

International economic announcements

18/12/2018

  • Wholesale Price Index (GER) - 07:00:00
  • IFO Business Climate (GER) - 09:00:00
  • IFO Expectations (GER) - 09:00:00
  • Building Permits (US) - 13:30:00
  • Housing Starts (US) - 13:30:00

19

Wed

International economic announcements

19/12/2018

  • Producer Price Index(GER) - 07:00:00
  • MBA Mortgage Applications (US) - 12:00:00
  • Current Account (US) - 13:30:00
  • Existing Home Sales (US) - 15:00:00
  • Crude Oil Inventories (US) - 15:30:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

19/12/2018

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

20

Thu

International economic announcements

20/12/2018

  • Current Account (EU) - 09:00:00
  • Continuing Claims (US) - 13:30:00
  • Initial Jobless Claims (US) - 13:30:00
  • Philadelphia Fed Index (US) - 13:30:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

20/12/2018

  • Retail Sales - 09:30:00
  • BoE Interest Rate Decision - 12:00:00

21

Fri

International economic announcements

21/12/2018

  • GFK Consumer Confidence (GER) - 07:00:00
  • Personal Spending (US) - 09:30:00
  • Durable Goods Orders (US) - 13:30:00
  • Gross Domestic Product (US) - 13:30:00
  • Personal Consumption Expenditures (US) - 13:30:00
  • U. of Michigan Confidence (US) - 15:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

21/12/2018

  • GFK Consumer Confidence - 00:01:00
  • Current Account - 08:30:00
  • GDP (Preliminary) - 09:30:00
  • Gross Domestic Product - 09:30:00
  • Public Sector Net Borrowing - 09:30:00

24

Mon

25

Tue

26

Wed

27

Thu

International economic announcements

27/12/2018

  • Continuing Claims (US) - 13:30:00
  • Initial Jobless Claims (US) - 13:30:00
  • Consumer Confidence (US) - 15:00:00
  • New Homes Sales (US) - 15:00:00

28

Fri

International economic announcements

28/12/2018

  • Chicago PMI (US) - 14:45:00
  • Pending Homes Sales (US) - 15:00:00
  • Crude Oil Inventories (US) - 16:00:00

United Kingdom economic announcements

28/12/2018

  • Manufacturing Production - 07:00:00
  • BBA Mortgage Lending Figures - 08:30:00
  • Consumer Credit - 09:30:00
  • Mortgage Approvals - 09:30:00

31

Mon

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