W Week Ahead

Week Ahead Preview: Australian, French And Spanish CPI; U.S. PCE Core Inflation; Chinese Bank Earnings; Riksbank Meeting; Central Banks’ Speeches

24 March, 2024
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From Chinese bank earnings to the Austrialian, French and Spanish CPI and the U.S. PCE Core Inflation, here’s what you need to know about the week ahead.

Monday

🇯🇵 BOJ issues minute of January policy meeting

🇪🇺 ECB Governing Council member Robert Holzmann speaks at meeting of Foreign Press Association in Vienna – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 BOE policy maker Catherine Mann speaks at the Royal Economic Society annual conference on industrial policy – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 February new home sales

🇺🇸 Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic is part of a moderated conversation about equitable economic development at the University of Cincinnati Real Estate Center – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Chicago Fed President Austan Goolsbee appears on Yahoo Finance – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Federal Reserve Governor Lisa Cook speaks on the dual mandate and the balance of risks at a lecture for students at Harvard University – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Former US President Donald Trump’s deadline to post $454 million bond after losing New York state’s civil fraud suit.

Tuesday

🌎 Boao Forum for Asia annual conference runs through Friday in Hainan province – Bloomberg

🇨🇳 February industrial profits

🇩🇪 April GfK consumer confidence survey

🇪🇺 ECB chief economist Philip Lane participates in event at Trinity College in Dublin – Bloomberg

🇭🇺 Hungary’s central bank sets rate policy

🇬🇧 The UK Parliament’s Liaison Committee questions PM Rishi Sunak on the economy and other issues – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 February Durable Goods Orders

🇺🇸 January FHFA price index

🇺🇸 January S&P Corelogic Case Shiller index

🇺🇸 March Conf. Board Consumer Confidence

Wednesday

🇨🇳 Many of China’s biggest banks report earnings through Friday and could reveal more margin pressure. Bank of Communications, Agricultural Bank of China, China Merchants Bank kick it off – Bloomberg

🇦🇺 February CPI

🇪🇸 March CPI

🇪🇺 March economic confidence

🇪🇺 ECB executive board member Piero Cipollone speaks in Brussels on the euro area’s economic outlook and monetary policy – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 BOE issues financial policy committee minutes

🇸🇪 Riksbank meeting

🇺🇸 Federal Reserve Governor Christopher Waller speaks at an event held by the Economic Club of New York to discuss the economic outlook – Bloomberg

Thursday

🇫🇷 🇧🇷 French President Emmanuel Macron travels to Brazil to reset business and political ties – Bloomberg

🇵🇱 🇺🇦 Polish and Ukrainian cabinets meet in Warsaw to discuss bilateral relations, including agricultural issues – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 February monetary developments

🇩🇪 March labour market figures

🇬🇧 Q4 GDP final estimate

🇪🇺 Bank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau speaks at House of Finance conference in Paris – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 Q4 GDP latest estimate

🇺🇸 February pending home sales

🇺🇸 March U. of Michigan Cons. Sentiment

🇺🇸 Sam Bankman-Fried, co-founder of crypto-currency exchange FTX, is scheduled for sentencing in New York. His lawyers have proposed a 6 1/2-year sentence – Bloomberg

Friday

🇺🇸 Good Friday. Exchanges closed in US and many other countries in observance of holiday. US federal government is open.

🇫🇷 March CPI

🇺🇸 February personal spending and income

🇺🇸 February core price index

🇺🇸 San Francisco Fed President Mary Daly delivers opening remarks at the bank’s Macroeconomics and Monetary Policy Conference – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell speaks in a moderated discussion with Kai Ryssdal – Bloomberg

Earnings

Previews

Focus on U.S. Economic Calendar

Top 10 Macro/Financial Charts of the Previous Week – w12

What Happened in the World Economy Last Week – in charts – w12 (Bloomberg)


*Note: Previous reports can be found here