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  • *Japan May All Industry Activity 0.0% On Year Vs. +0.7% In April July 19, 2019
    Japan May All Industry Activity 0.0% On Year Vs. +0.7% In April The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
  • *Japan May All Industry Activity +0.3% M/M Vs. +0.8% In Apr, Consensus +0.3% July 19, 2019
    Japan May All Industry Activity +0.3% M/M Vs. +0.8% In Apr, Consensus +0.3% The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
  • South Korea Producer Price Inflation Slows In June July 19, 2019
    South Korea's producer price inflation slowed in June, data from Bank of Korea showed on Friday. Producer prices rose 0.1 percent year-on-year in June, which was slower than the 0.4 percent increase in May. Prices for agricultural, forestry and marine products and manufacturing products dropped 0.1 percent and 1 percent, respectively. The price index for […]
  • China's Rising Household Debt Likely To Weigh On Growth: Fitch July 19, 2019
    Chinese households' rising debt servicing costs could weigh on the medium-term economic growth, Fitch Ratings said in a report released Friday. The rating agency noted that household debt had increased rapidly, to 85 percent of disposable income by the end of 2018. Although debt servicing costs do not pose near-term risks to financial stability, it […]
  • *Fitch: Rising Household Debt To Weigh On China's Medium-term Growth July 19, 2019
    Fitch: Rising Household Debt To Weigh On China's Medium-term Growth The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
  • European Economics Preview: UK Public Sector Finance Data Due July 19, 2019
    Public sector finance data from the UK is due on Friday, headlining a light day for the European economic news. At 2.00 am ET, Destatis is scheduled to issue Germany's producer prices for June. Economists forecast prices to fall 0.1 percent on month and to rise 1.5 percent annually. At 4.00 am ET, the European […]
  • Japan Inflation Steady At 0.7% In June July 19, 2019
    Overall nationwide consumer prices were up 0.7 percent on year in June, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications said on Friday - unchanged and in line with expectations. Core consumer prices, which excludes food prices, rose an annual 0.6 percent - again matching forecasts and down from 0.8 percent in the previous month. Individually, […]
  • *Japan Overall Nationwide Inflation +0.7% On Year In June; Core CPI +0.6% July 19, 2019
    Japan Overall Nationwide Inflation +0.7% On Year In June; Core CPI +0.6% The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
  • Japan Inflation Data Due On Friday July 18, 2019
    Japan will on Friday release June numbers for nationwide consumer prices, highlighting a light day for Asia-Pacific economic activity. Overall inflation is expected to hold steady at 0.7 percent on year, while core CPI is expected to slow to 0.6 percent from 0.8 percent in May. Japan also will see May numbers for its all […]
  • Dollar Extends Weakness July 18, 2019
    The U.S. dollar stayed weak on Thursday, losing ground for a second successive session on expectations the Federal Reserve will cut interest rate later this month. Worries about weak housing market data and continued uncertainty about U.S.-China trade negotiations weighed on the currency. Rate cut hopes increased after New York Federal Reserve President John Williams […]
  • Treasuries Move To The Upside In Late-Day Trading July 18, 2019
    After showing a lack of direction throughout most of the session, treasuries moved to the upside in the final hour of trading on Thursday. Bond prices managed to remain firmly positive going into the close of trading. Subsequently, the yield on the benchmark ten-year note, which moves opposite of its price, dipped 2.3 basis points […]
  • Crude Oil Futures Settle Sharply Lower July 18, 2019
    Crude oil futures declined sharply on Thursday despite opening on a positive note, as resumption of service in the Gulf of Mexico region raised concerns about excess supply in the market. Oil prices tumbled amid expectations of increased supply from Gulf of Mexico region after several facilities resumed service, having escaped largely unaffected by Hurricane […]
  • Gold Futures Settle Higher Again July 18, 2019
    Gold prices moved higher on Thursday, extending gains from previous session, as the dollar weakened further amid growing optimism about an interest rate cut later this month. Gold prices eased early on in the session, but surged higher as the day progressed, as rising concerns over global slowdown and uncertainty about the progress in U.S.-China […]
  • Treasury Announces Details Of 2-Year, 5-Year, And 7-Year Note Auctions July 18, 2019
    The Treasury Department announced the details of this month's auctions of two-year, five-year, and seven-year notes on Thursday. The Treasury plans to sell $40 billion worth of two-year notes, $41 billion worth of five-year notes and $32 billion worth of seven-year notes. The results of the two-year note auction will be announced next Tuesday, the […]
  • U.S. Leading Economic Index Unexpectedly Drops 0.3% In June July 18, 2019
    Reflecting weaknesses in new orders for manufacturing, housing permits, and unemployment insurance claims, the Conference Board released a report on Thursday showing an unexpected decrease by its index of leading U.S. economic indicators in the month of June. The Conference Board said its leading economic index fell by 0.3 percent in June after coming in […]
  • South Africa CB Cuts Interest Rate, Growth Forecast July 18, 2019
    South Africa's central bank cut its key interest rate on Thursday and slashed its growth forecast citing downside risks due to rising trade and geopolitical tensions. The Monetary Policy Committee of the South African Reserve Bank unanimously decided to reduce the repurchase rate by 25 basis points to 6.5 percent. The new rate will take […]
  • *U.S. Leading Economic Index Drops 0.3% In June July 18, 2019
    U.S. Leading Economic Index Drops 0.3% In June The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com
  • Philadelphia Manufacturing Shows Substantial Reacceleration In July July 18, 2019
    After reporting nearly stagnant Philadelphia-area manufacturing activity in the previous month, the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia released a report on Thursday showing its reading on regional manufacturing activity jumped much more than expected in the month of July. The Philly Fed said its diffusion index for current general activity surged up to 21.8 in […]
  • U.S. Weekly Jobless Claims Rise In Line With Estimates July 18, 2019
    A report released by the Labor Department on Thursday showed first-time claims for U.S. unemployment benefits increased in line with economist estimates in the week ended July 13th. The report said initial jobless claims inched up to 216,000, an increase of 8,000 from the previous week's revised level of 208,000. Economists had expected jobless claims […]
  • *South Africa CB Cuts Key Interest Rate By 25 Bps To 6.5% As Expected July 18, 2019
    South Africa CB Cuts Key Interest Rate By 25 Bps To 6.5% As Expected The material has been provided by InstaForex Company - www.instaforex.com