Economic Calendar

This week sees the release of a number of important pieces of economic data including the much anticipated UK GDP figures on Thursday 27th September. We also have a key meeting between German Chancellor Angela Merkel and European Central Bank President Mario Draghi.

Please find a summary of this week’s economic calendar below:

24.09.12
09:00 German IFO data
20:30 FOMC Member Williams Speech

25.09.12
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi in Berlin
07:00 German Gfk Consumer Confidence Survey
09:30 British Bankers’ Association Mortgage Approvals
14:00 ECB President Draghi’s speech
15:00 US Consumer Confidence
18:30 Timothy Geithner US Secretary of the US Department of Treasury Speech

26.09.12
German 10 year Bond Auction
00:00 German Consumer Price Index
09:30 UK Bank of England Credit Conditions Survey
15:00 US New Home Sales

27.09.12
07:00 UK Nationwide Housing Prices
08:55 German Unemployment rate and change
09:30 UK 2nd quarter GDP
13:30 US 2nd quarter GDP

28.09.12
13:30 US Core Personal Consumption Expenditure
13:30 Canadian GDP data