Key Releases for 19th – 25th January 2020

Stepping into the fourth week of 2020, the Canadian dollar might face higher volatility due to various announcements in this coming week while the US dollar welcomes a quiet week from financial release.

Time Currency Releases Previous Forecast
20th January 2020
1830UTC EUR ECB President Lagarde Speech
21st January 2020
0300UTC JPY BoJ Interest Rate Decision -0.1% -0.1%
0930UTC GBP Unemployment Rate NOV 3.8% 3.8%
2330UTC AUD Westpac Consumer Confidence Change JAN -1.9% -0.8%
22nd January 2020
1330UTC CAD  Inflation Rate YoY DEC 2.2% 2.2%
1500UTC CAD BoC Interest Rate Decision 1.75% 1.75%
2350UTC JPY Balance of Trade DEC ¥-82.1B ¥-150B
23rd January 2020
0030UTC AUD Unemployment Rate DEC 5.2% 5.2%
1245UTC EUR ECB Interest Rate Decision 0% 0%
2330UTC JPY Inflation Rate YoY DEC 0.5% 0.4%
24th January 2020
1330UTC CAD Retail Sales MoM NOV -1.2% 0.5%