Economic data due from Asia today - China & Australia the focus

Author: Eamonn Sheridan | Category: News

Due on the economic calendar today, plenty:

2301GMT - UK data, RICS house price balance for August
  • expected 0%, prior 1%
2315GMT  - Guy Debelle, Reserve Bank of Australia Deputy Governor, speaking

2350GMT - Japan - International flow of securities data for the week ended September 8

0100GMT - New Zealand - ANZ COnsumer Confidence Index for September
  • prior +0.6% m/m
0100 GMT - Australia - Consumer inflation expectations survey for September, prior 4.2%

0130 GMT - Australia - Employment report for August
  • Employment Change expected +20.0K, prior +27.9K
  • Unemployment Rate expected 5.6%, prior 5.6%
  • Full Time Employment Change, prior was -20.3K
  • Part Time Employment Change, prior was +48.2K
  • Participation Rate expected 65.1%, prior was 65.1%

I'll come back on a separate post with a preview of the labour market report. but get started here: Forex technical analysis: What levels to eye through the AUD employment report

0200 GMT - China - August data for:
  • Industrial Production y/y expected 6.6%, prior was 6.4%
  • Industrial production YTD y/y expected 6.8%, prior was 6.8%
  • Fixed Assets (excluding rural) YTD y/y, expected 8.2%, prior was 8.3%
  • Retail Sales y/y, expected 10.5%, prior was 10.4%
  • Retail Sales YTD y/y, expected 10.4%, prior was 10.4%
And, I'll be back on a separate post with a preview for these also

Due later, 0400 GMT - Japan industrial production for July, the final

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Also ... From China some time this week (there is no form date nor time scheduled, sometime from today through to Friday, inclusive ... usually later in the expected window):
August...
  • New yuan loans
  • Aggregate financing
  • Money supply M0, M1 and M2
New yuan loans & Aggregate financing (AKA Total Social Financing - it's a broad measure or new credit in the economy) the focus 
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