W Week Ahead

Week Ahead Preview: Central Bankers’ Speeches; U.S. Employment Report; BOJ Minutes; RBA, RBNZ and RBI Meetings

01 October, 2023

From U.S employment report to Central Bankers’ Speeches and BOJ Minutes here’s what you need to follow for the week ahead.


🇨🇳 Golden Week continues. Financial markets closed.

🇯🇵 BOJ Minutes (for September)

🇯🇵 BOJ Q3 Tankan survey

🌎 Manufacturing PMI

🇪🇺 August unemployment

🇪🇺 ECB governing council members Mário Centeno and Pablo Hernandez de Cos speak at conference on financial stability at the Bank of Portugal – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 Bank of England policy-maker Catherine Mann speaks at Redburn/Rothschild Event – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 August construction spending

🇺🇸 September ISM Manufacturing

🇺🇸 Fed Chair Jerome Powell and Philadelphia Fed President Patrick Harker in roundtable discussion with workers, small business owners and community leaders in York, Pennsylvania – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 New York Fed President John Williams moderates discussion with economist Joseph Stiglitz at 2023 Environmental Economics and Policy Conference – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester speaks on economic outlook at the 50 Club of Cleveland monthly meeting – Bloomberg


🇦🇺 RBA Meeting

🇩🇪 Unity Day. Financial markets closed

🇪🇺 ECB Governing Council member Gediminas Šimkus and chief economist Philip Lane speak at conference organized by Lithuania’s central bank – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 Bank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau speaks at a conference on wholesale CBDC – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 August JOLTS Openings

🇺🇸 Atlanta Fed President Raphael Bostic takes part in moderated conversation focused on the economic outlook at Leadership Atlanta’s alumni roundtable – Bloomberg


🇳🇿 RBNZ Meeting

🌎 Services PMI

🇪🇺 August PPI

🇪🇺 ECB monetary policy conference in Frankfurt with President Christine Lagarde, policy-makers Luis de Guindos, and Fabio Panetta among the speakers. Through Thursday – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 September ADP employment

🇺🇸 September ISM Services

🇺🇸 Fed Governor Michelle Bowman speaks at community banking research conference at the St. Louis Fed – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Chicago Fed President Austan Goolsbee speaks at his bank’s annual payments symposium – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Chicago Fed President Austan Goolsbee moderates a discussion with former Reserve Bank of India Governor Raghuram Rajan, the Katherine Dusak Miller Distinguished Service Professor of Finance at the University of Chicago’s Booth School – Bloomberg


🇪🇺 ECB Governing Council member Joachim Nagel gives student seminar on `Importance of high-frequency data for economic observation’ in Karlsruhe, Germany – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 ECB vice president Luis de Guindos chairs keynote speech session at monetary policy conference – Bloomberg

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

🇪🇺 ECB Governing Council member Joachim Nagel gives speech on `Europe and its Euro – Fit for the future?’ in Karlsruhe, Germany – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 Bank of England releases its monthly decision maker panel survey on inflation expectations held by company executives – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 BOE deputy governor Ben Broadbent speaks on a panel at ECB conference – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester introduces a keynote speaker presenting on cyberseucrity trends at the Chicago Payments Symposium – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 San Francisco Fed President Mary Daly speaks at the Economic Club of New York – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Fed Vice Chair for Supervision Michael Barr speaks on cyber risk in the banking sector at the Cleveland Fed’s Large and Foreign Banking Organizations Cyber Conference – Bloomberg


🇮🇳 RBI Meeting

🇩🇪 August Factory Orders

🇺🇸 September Employment Report

🇺🇸 Fed Governor Christopher Waller participates in a moderated discussion about the payments system at a Brookings Institution event. Text: no. Q&A: yes, with moderator and audience – Bloomberg


🇩🇪 Regional elections in Bavaria, the country’s largest state by land area

🇱🇺 Luxembourg: parliamentary elections




Focus on U.S. Economic Calendar

Top 10 Macro/Financial Charts of the Previous Week – w39

What happened in the World Economy last Week – in charts – w39 (Bloomberg)

*Note: Previous reports can be found here