Week Ahead – w6 (2021)


Summary Key Macro Events

🇺🇸 Congressional committees will start crafting legislation this week on specific components of President Joe Biden’s $1.9tn stimulus package – FT (from 8)

🇮🇹 Mario Draghi will continue his attempts to win enough support among lawmakers to form a new unity government or risk the country heading towards snap elections – FT (from 8)

🇪🇺 ECB President Christine Lagarde is expected to participate in a debate about the ECB annual report at the European Parliament – Bloomberg (8)

🇺🇸 The US Senate trial of Donald Trump is set to begin on Tuesday after he was impeached last month in a bipartisan vote in the House of Representatives – FT (9)

🇨🇳 CPI & PPI for January (10)

🇩🇪 German Chancellor Angela Merkel talks with state premiers on the likely extension of coronavirus curbs (10)

🇺🇸 CPI for January (10)

🇺🇸 Fed Chair Jerome Powell will speak on a webinar hosted by the Economic Club of New York (10)

🇺🇸 The U.S. International Trade Commission is scheduled to announce its final decision in the LG Chem/SK Innovation trade secrets case – Bloomberg (10)

🌏 🇨🇳 Lunar New Year public holidays begin in nations across Asia, with China breaking for a week to celebrate the Year of the Ox. Chinese New Year is Friday (11)

⚠ 0PEC monthly Oil Market Report is published, covering major issues affecting the world oil market and demand forecasts (11)

🇪🇺 The European Commission publishes new economic forecasts (11)






Focus on 🇺🇸 Economic Calendar


Top 10 Macro/Financial Charts of the Previous Week – w5


What happened in the World Economy last Week – in charts – w5 (Bloomberg)



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