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  • Wise guys at the Bank of Italy

    22 February 2019

    Something that’s been bugging us are reports that the Italian government wants to ‘nationalize’ the Bank of Italy’s gold holdings. Then there were reports that the nationalist Brothers of Italy Party (aligned with the...

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  • Daily Macro Calendar (February 22, 2019)

    22 February 2019

    08:30 Riksbank's Ingves Gives Speech 09:00 Austria CPI 09:00 ECB's Hernandez de Cos speaks 09:30 Riksbank Publishes Minutes 10:00 Germany IFO Business Climate 11:00 Eurozone CPI 15:00 Belgium Business Confidence 16:00 ECB’s Villeroy Speaks 16:15 Fed's Williams Speaks 16:15 Fed’s Daly Speaks 16:30 ECB President...

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  • Daily Macro Calendar (February 21, 2019)

    21 February 2019

    08:45 France Business Confidence, CPI 09:00 ECB's Praet Speaks 09:15 France Markit PMI 09:30 Germany Markit PMI 10:00 Eurozone Markit PMI 10:00 Italy CPI 10:00 Spain Trade Balance 10:00 Financial statements of the ECB for 2018 13:30 ECB Minutes of Governing Council's January...

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  • Daily Macro Calendar (February 20, 2019)

    20 February 2019

    11:00 Portugal Sells Bills 12:00 Riksbank's Floden Gives Speech 16:00 Eurozone Consumer Confidence 19:10 Fed’s Kaplan Speaks 20:00 FOMC Meeting...

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  • Daily Macro Calendar (February 19, 2019)

    19 February 2019

    10:00 Eurozone Current Account 10:00 Italy Current Account Balance 10:00 Greece Current Account Balance 10:00 Italy Industrial Sales 10:30 UK Unemployment, Employment, Wages 10:45 Spain Sells Bills 11:00 Eurozone Construction 11:00 Germany ZEW Survey 11:00 Malta Sells Bills 11:15 ECB Vice-President Guindos Speaks in...

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  • Daily Macro Calendar (February 18, 2019)

    18 February 2019

    10:00 SNB Total Sight Deposits 11:00 Netherlands Sells Bills 11:00 France Sells Bills 15:45 ECB Weekly QE Overview President’s Day in...

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  • Daily Macro Calendar (February 15, 2019)

    15 February 2019

    09:00 Slovakia CPI 09:00 Spain CPI 10:00 Italy Trade Balance 10:30 Italy General Government Debt 10:30 UK Retail Sales 11:00 Eurozone Trade Balance 14:00 ECB's Coeure Speaks 14:30 US Empire Manufacturing I 14:30 US Import Price Index 15:15 US Industrial Production 15:55 Fed's Bostic Speaks 16:00...

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  • Daily Macro Calendar (February 14, 2019)

    14 February 2019

    09:05 ECB's Lane Speaks 09:30 Riksbank Interest Rate Announcement 10:30 UK CPI 10:30 Denmark Sells Bills 11:00 Eurozone Industrial Production 11:00 Riksbank's Ingves Speaks 11:30 Germany Sells 1.5 Billion Euros of 2.5% 2046 Bonds 14:30 US CPI 14:50 Fed's Mester Speaks 14:50 Fed's Bostic...

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  • Daily Macro Calendar (February 13, 2019)

    13 February 2019

    09:05 ECB's Lane Speaks 09:30 Riksbank Interest Rate Announcement 10:30 UK CPI 10:30 Denmark Sells Bills 11:00 Eurozone Industrial Production 11:00 Riksbank's Ingves Speaks 11:30 Germany Sells 1.5 Billion Euros of 2.5% 2046 Bonds 14:30 US CPI 14:50 Fed's Mester Speaks 14:50 Fed's Bostic...

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  • Daily Macro Calendar (February 12, 2019)

    12 February 2019

    09:00 ECB’s Weidmann Speaks 10:45 Spain Sells Bills 11:00 Slovenia Sells Bills 11:00 Malta Sells Bills 11:30 ECB Main Refinancing Operation Result 12:00 US NFIB Small Business Optimism 12:00 Portugal CPI 14:00 Spain Sells Bills 16:00 US JOLTS Job Openings 17:00 Italy Sells Bills 18:45...

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