W Week Ahead

Week Ahead Preview: U.S. Budget Deadline; APEC Meetings; U.S. and U.K. Inflation; Chinese Data; EC Economic Outlook; Central Banks’ Speeches

12 November, 2023

From U.S. Budget Deadline to APEC meetings in San Francisco and monthly U.S./U.K. inflation data, here’s what you need to know for the week ahead.


🌎 The Dubai Air Show, among the world’s largest aerospace trade fairs, runs through Nov. 17, with a number of large aircraft deals expected – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 EU foreign ministers meet in Brussels through Tuesday – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 UK Prime Minister Rishi Sunak gives annual foreign policy speech at Lord Mayor’s Banquet – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 ECB Vice President Luis de Guindos speaks at Euro Finance Week event in Frankfurt – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 Bank of England policy maker Sarah Breeden delivers a speech at the RiskMinds Interrnational conference on “Climate related financial risks – where next?” – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee member Catherine Mann speaks at the University of Oxford Environmental Economics Seminar on “Climate and monetary policy.” – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Federal Reserve Governor Lisa Cook gives introductory remarks at the Fed’s 5th Conference on Nontraditional Data, Machine Learning, and Natural Language Processing in Macroeconomics – Bloomberg


🇩🇪 October ZEW survey expectations

🇪🇺 Q3 GDP (2nd estimate)

🇪🇺 ECB Chief Economist Philip Lane joins panel at SNB-FRB-BIS Third High-Level Conference on Global Risk, Uncertainty, and Volatility in Zurich – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 Bank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau speaks at the JECO economic conference in Lyon, France – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 Bank of France Governor Francois Villeroy de Galhau speaks at France’s Conseil d’Etat – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 Bank of England chief economist Huw Pill and MPC member Swati Dhingra panelists at the Bristol Festival of Economics on “Talking economics: food supply and inflation.” – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 October NFIB Small Business Optimism

🇺🇸 October CPI

🇺🇸 New York Fed President John Williams moderates a panel discussion on challenges for monetary policy and communication strategies at a joint conference hosted by the Swiss National Bank, Fed, and Bank for International Settlements – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Federal Reserve Vice Chair for Supervision Michael Barr testifies at a Senate Banking Committee hearing on oversight of financial regulators – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Chicago Fed President Austan Goolsbee speaks on economy and monetary policy to the Detroit Economic Club – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Federal Reserve Vice Chair Philip Jefferson gives a virtual keynote speech on uncertainty at the Swiss National Bank’s Conference on Global Risk, Uncertainty, and Volatility – Bloomberg


🇨🇳 🇺🇸 Chinese President Xi Jinping is set to meet his U.S. counterpart, Joe Biden, on the sidelines of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) forum in San Francisco – Nikkei

🌎 World Copper Conference Asia in Shanghai through Thursday – Bloomberg

🌎 IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva speaks at the Singapore FinTech Festival, which runs through Nov. 17 – Bloomberg

🇨🇳 October Industrial Production, Retail sales, FAI and Unemployment

🇯🇵 Q3 GDP (preliminary)

🇪🇺 EU’s autumn economic forecast

🇪🇺 September Industrial Production

🇬🇧 Bank of England’s Jonathan Haskel delivers a speech at the Resolution Foundation ‘investing a better Britain’ – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 October CPI

🇬🇧 October PPI

🇺🇸 October PPI

🇺🇸 October Retail Sales

🇺🇸 Federal Reserve Vice Chair for Supervision Michael Barr testifies at a House Financial Services Committee hearing on oversight of financial regulators – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Richmond Fed President Tom Barkin speaks about housing – Bloomberg


🌎 World leaders will gather for two days of meetings at the APEC summit in San Francisco through Friday. Asia-Pacific nations will discuss economic, environmental and geopolitical matters at the gathering – Nikkei

🇪🇺 European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen speaks about Europe’s economic security at a CDU/CSU caucus event in Berlin – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 Bank of England deputy governor Dave Ramsden is a panelist at the 7th Annual Conference of the European Systemic Risk Board; ECB President Christine Lagarde, Vice President Luis de Guindos and governing council members Pablo Hernández de Cos and Klaas Knot also participate – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 October Industrial Production

🇺🇸 November NAHB

🇺🇸 Fed Vice Chair for Supervision Michael Barr participates in a virtual discussion on bank supervision and regulation at the European Systemic Risk Board’s conference – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Cleveland Fed President Loretta Mester delivers keynote at the 2023 Financial Stability Conference – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 New York Fed President John Williams and Fed vice chair for supervision Michael Barr speak at the New York Fed’s 2023 Treasury Market Conference – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Federal Reserve Governor Christopher Waller participates in a discussion on central bank digital currency at a conference hosted by the Bank of Canada and Sweden’s Riksbank – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Fed Governor Lisa Cook speaks on global linkages and spillovers at the San Francisco Fed’s 2023 Asia Economic Policy Conference – Bloomberg


🇺🇸 US Congress faces a midnight deadline to pass a federal spending measure. House Republicans are said to be readying a short-term spending bill in hopes to avert a shutdown – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 ECB governing council member Francois Villeroy de Galhau speaks at ACPR bank supervisor conference in Paris – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 ECB President Christine Lagarde speaks at the European Banking Congress in Frankfurt; governing council members Joachim Nagel and Pierre Wunsch plus BOE MPC member Megan Greene also speak – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 ECB Governing Council member Robert Holzmann speaks at Business Journalists’ Association in Vienna – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 ECB Governing Council member Boris Vujcic speaks on `Monetary policy and lending conditions for businesses’ panel in Rijeka, Croatia – Bloomberg

🇪🇺 ECB Executive Board member Piero Cipollone participates in online round table on the digital euro organized by the Greens/EFA in the European Parliament – Bloomberg

🇬🇧 October Retail Sales

🇬🇧 Bank of England Deputy Governor Dave Ramsden delivers a keynote speech at the Society of Professional Economists Annual Conference – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 October Housing Starts and Building Permits

🇺🇸 Boston Fed President Susan Collins delivers welcoming remarks at the bank’s economic conference on “Rethinking Full Employment.” – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Fed Vice Chair for Supervision Michael Barr speaks on payments at the Clearing House’s annual conference – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 Chicago Fed President Austan Goolsbee speaks about the economy at the bank’s annual community bankers symposium – Bloomberg

🇺🇸 San Francisco Fed President Mary Daly delivers closing keynote at Frankfurt European Banking Congress – Bloomberg




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