W Week Ahead

Week Ahead: Biden/Xi Meeting, U.S. Retail Sales, ECB and Fed Speakers

15 November, 2021

Key Macro Events

🇮🇳 India will allow foreign visitors into the country for the first time in 18 months due to the pandemic (15)

🇺🇸 🇨🇳 U.S. President Joe Biden and Chinese President Xi Jinping will meet for the first time online – Nikkei (15)

🌎 Energy ministers, policy makers and leading industry executives attend the Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC). Through Nov. 18 – Bloomberg (15)

🇺🇸 U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo makes her first official visit to Asia, where she will meet with government officials and business leaders in Japan, Singapore and Malaysia. Through Nov. 18 – Bloomberg (15)

🇪🇺 In a joint EU session, foreign affairs and defense ministers review the first draft of the bloc’s Strategic Compass – Bloomberg (15)

🇬🇧 U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson delivers the annual Lord Mayor’s Banquet speech – Bloomberg (15)

🇬🇧 Bank of England’s Jonathan Haskel speaks at the Resolution Foundation – Bloomberg (15)

🇪🇺 ECB’s Lagarde Speaks in European Parliament – Bloomberg (15)

🇪🇺 Bank of Spain Govenor Pablo Hernandez de Cos speaks at Spanish Financial Markets Association event in Madrid – Bloom berg (15)

🇪🇺 ECB’s Guindos Speaks in Frankfurt – Bloomberg (15)

🌎 The fourth annual Bloomberg New Economy Forum convenes in Singapore, bringing together the world’s leading scientists, entrepreneurs and policymakers. Through Nov. 19 – Bloomberg (16)

🇪🇺 Preliminary GDP estimate and employment data for 3Q (16)

🇺🇸 Retail Sales for October (16)

🇺🇸 Industrial Production for October (16)

🇺🇸 Fed Presidents Thomas Barkin, Esther George and Raphael Bostic take part in a discussion about racism and the economy with a focus on financial services, hosted by the Minneapolis Fed – Bloomberg (16)

🇺🇸 Philadelphia Fed Annual Fintech Conference; speakers include Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker. Through Nov. 17 – Bloomberg (16)

🇺🇸 Fed’s Daly gives speech at Commonwealth Club – Bloomberg (16)

🇦🇺 Reserve Bank of Australia Governor Philip Lowe delivers a speech to the Australian Business Economists Webinar – Bloomberg (16)

🇪🇺 ECB’s Lagarde Speaks at 10th Anniversary of Financi’Elles – Bloomberg (16)

🇪🇺 ECB’s Schnabel Speaks at Virtual Goldman Event – Bloomberg (17)

🇪🇺 European Central Bank Financial Stability Review – Bloomberg (17)

🇺🇸 Housing Starts & Building Permits for October (17)

🇺🇸 SEC Chair Gary Gensler and the presidents of the Fed in New York and San Francisco speak at the U.S. Treasury Market Annual Conference – Bloomberg (17)

🇺🇸 Fed’s Bowman speaks at Dallas Fed roundtable – Bloomberg (17)

🇺🇸 Fed’s Mester, Waller speak at financial-stability conference – Bloomberg (17)

🇺🇸 Chicago Fed President Charles Evans takes part in a moderated Q&A hosted by the Mid-Size Bank Coalition of America – Bloomberg (17)

🇺🇸 Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic makes closing remarks at a virtual conference on community development hosted by the Fed – Bloomberg (17)

🇬🇧 U.K.’s Johnson appears before the Liaison Committee, which is made up of chairs from parliament’s select committees – Bloomberg (17)

🇪🇺 ECB’s Centeno, Credit Suisse’s Horta Osorio at Online Event – Bloomberg (18)

🇪🇺 ECB’s Panetta Speaks on Digital Currencies in EU Parliament – Bloomberg (18)

🇪🇺 ECB’s Lane Speaks at Fed, European Commission Conference – Bloomberg (18)

🇺🇸 Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic discusses the regional outlook at a virtual event hosted by the Metro Atlanta Chamber – Bloomberg (18)

🇺🇸 Fed’s Williams speaks on Transatlantic responses to pandemic – Bloomberg (18)

🇺🇸 Chicago Fed President Charles Evans takes part in a moderated Q&A hosted by the BKD Financial Services Symposium – Bloomberg (18)

🇺🇸 San Francisco Fed President Mary Daly and Senior Vice President Laura Choi take part in Fed Listens event about the pandemic recovery and care work – Bloomberg (18)

🇨🇳 The 19th Guangzhou International Automobile Exhibition will kick off in the southern Chinese city. It will last 10 days and comes as demand for electric vehicles rises – Nikkei (19)

🇬🇧 BOE Chief Economist Huw Pill speaks in Bristol – Bloomberg (19)

🇪🇺 ECB’s Lagarde Speaks in Frankfurt – Bloomberg (19)

🇪🇺 ECB’s Weidmann Speaks in Frankfurt – Bloomberg (19)

🇺🇸 Fed’s Richard Clarida and Mary Daly speak at Asia Economic Policy Conference – Bloomberg (19)

🇺🇸 Fed Governor Chris Waller gives a speech on the economic outlook at an event in New York hosted by the Financial Stability Club – Bloomberg (19)




Focus on U.S. Economic Calendar

Top 10 Macro/Financial Charts of the Previous Week – w45

What happened in the World Economy last Week – in charts – w45 (Bloomberg)

*Note: Previous reports can be found here