W Week Ahead

Week Ahead – w38

14 September, 2020

Summary Key Macro Events

Belarus’s embattled president Alexander Lukashenko will meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on Monday to shore up Moscow’s support for his crackdown on protesters. (14)

European and Chinese leaders meet virtually on Monday to negotiate an investment treaty that has been six years in the making and has now reached a “critical stage”. (14)

Eurozone IP for July ➡ My proxies and regional surveys suggest that an upward surprise is very likely. (14)

Huawei Technologies will stop receiving shipments from the majority of its suppliers, including longtime chip partner Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., after midnight on Monday. (15)

Beginning Tuesday, travelers from the U.S. regardless of nationality boarding flights to China will be required to submit a negative COVID-19 test taken within three days of departure. (15)

TikTok sale agreement deadline (15)

Apple will stream its annual product launch event from its headquarters in California on Tuesday morning. (15)

Ursula von der Leyen, European Commission president, will give her first State of European Union address before the European Parliament on Tuesday. (15)

Industrial Production for August (15)

Boris Johnson will be grilled on the UK government’s response to coronavirus when he appears before the House of Commons liaison committee on Wednesday. (16)

Retail Sales for August (16)

Fed meeting (16)

Central Bank Meeting (16)

BOJ Meeting (17)

The Asian Development Bank will release an update to its closely watched Asian Development Outlook. (17)

BOE meeting (17)

Central Bank Meeting (18)

U. of Michigan Consumer Confidence for September (18)





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