W Week Ahead

Week Ahead Preview: BOE and RBA Meetings; US Employment Report; US Senior Loan Officer Survey; Eurozone Data; OPEC+ Vitual Meeting

31 July, 2023

From BOE and RBA meetings to the US Employment Report and a slew of corporate earnings, here’s what you need to follow for the week ahead.


🇮🇹 Italy’s European affairs minister, Raffaele Fitto, addresses parliament on recovery plan – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 ECB publishes Survey of Monetary Analysts – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 July CPI

🇪🇺 Q2 GDP ➡ An upward surprise is likely

🇺🇸 Chicago Fed President Austan Goolsbee speaks in interview on Yahoo! Finance Live – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Federal Reserve issues Senior Loan Officer Opinion Survey on Bank Lending Practices – Bloomberg


🇨🇳 Army Day, marking the founding of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army

🇨🇳 Chinese export controls on germanium and gallium, two key raw materials used in semiconductors and other electronics, take effect Tuesday – Nikkei

🇦🇺 RBA Meeting

🌎 Global Manufacturing PMI

🇪🇺 June Unemplpoyment Rate

🇬🇧 Nationwide July House Price Index and British Retail Consortium July Shop Price Index

🇺🇸 June JOLTS

🇺🇸 July ISM Manufacturing

🇺🇸 Chicago Fed President Austan Goolsbee gives welcoming remarks at Chicago Fed event – Bloomberg


🇯🇵 BOJ minutes of June policy meeting

🇵🇹 Pope begins a six-day visit of the predominantly Catholic country

🇺🇸 July ADP Employment Report


🌎 Global Services and Composite PMIs

🇹🇷 July CPI

🇪🇺 June PPI

🇬🇧 BOE Meeting

🇺🇸 July ISM Services

🇺🇸 Richmond Fed President Tom Barkin will speak to the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce in Blacksburg, Virginia, in a talk entitled “Recession Revisited.” This is an in-person event only. The speech will be posted on delivery at richmondfed.org – Bloomberg


🇬🇧 Bank of England Chief Economist Huw Pill briefs regional agents about rate decision.

🛢 Key nations from the OPEC+ alliance will hold a virtual meeting to assess oil market conditions. The full 23-nation group is set to meet in November.

🇺🇸 July Employment Report




Focus on U.S. Economic Calendar


Top 10 Macro/Financial Charts of the Previous Week – w30


What happened in the World Economy last Week – in charts – w30 (Bloomberg)


*Note: Previous reports can be found here