W Week Ahead

Week Ahead: Eurogroup Meeting, Fed Speeches, ECB Minutes, Asian Development Outlook, New EU Sanctions on Russia

04 April, 2022

Key Macro Events

🇪🇺 The Eurogroup will meet in Luxembourg to discuss the impact of the war in Ukraine on the euro area – Bloomberg (4)

🇬🇧 BOE Governor Andrew Bailey speaks at the Stop Scams Conference. Deputy Governor Jon Cunliffe speaks at the European Economics & Financial Centre Distinguished Speakers Seminar – Bloomberg (4)

🌎 Japan, Eurozone, France, Germany, Italy, UK, US: IHS/Markit services and composite (manufacturing and services) purchasing managers’ index (PMI) – FT (5)

🇦🇺 RBA Meeting (5)

🇪🇺 EU, Ecofin Council of economic and finance ministers meets in Luxembourg (5)

🇺🇸 Fed Governor Lael Brainard participates in a virtual discussion on the unequal impacts of inflation hosted by the Minneapolis Fed – Bloomberg (5)

🇺🇸 ISM Services (5)

🌏 The Asian Development Bank releases the Asian Development Outlook 2022, the latest edition of the bank’s widely followed economic publication – Nikkei (6)

🌎 Bitcoin 2022 conference begins in Miami (6 to 9)

🇪🇺 🇷🇺 EU ambassadors are expected to discuss the fresh round of Russia sanctions on Wednesday, according to a diplomat with knowledge of the plans – FT (6)

🇺🇸 Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker discusses the economic outlook during a virtual event hosted by the Delaware State Chamber of Commerce – Bloomberg (6)

🇺🇸 U.S. FDA advisory panel meets to discuss the use of future Covid-19 booster shots – Bloomberg (6)

🇺🇸 U.S. House Energy and Commerce subcommittee holds hearing on gasoline prices – Bloomberg (6)

🇺🇦 Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy addresses the Irish parliament – Bloomberg (6)

🇺🇦 Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy address the Greek parliament – Bloomberg (7)

🌎 UN’s Food and Agriculutre Organization releases monthly food price index – Bloomberg (7)

🇪🇺 ECB Minutes for March (7)

🇬🇧 BOE Chief Economist Huw Pill speaks at the bank’s International Conference on Sovereign Bond Market – Bloomberg (7)

🇺🇸 St. Louis Fed’s James Bullard discusses the economy and monetary policy at an event hosted by the University of Missouri in Columbia – Bloomberg (7)

🇺🇸 Atlanta Fed’s Raphael Bostic and Chicago Fed’s Charles Evans take part in an event on economic mobility and inclusive full employment hosted by the Chicago Fed – Bloomberg (7)




Focus on U.S. Economic Calendar

Top 10 Macro/Financial Charts of the Previous Week – w13


What happened in the World Economy last Week – in charts – w13 (Bloomberg)

*Note: Previous reports can be found here