Japan kicks off the data agenda today at 2330 GMT with household spending for December

  • expected 0.8% y/y, prior -0.6%

2350 GMT BoP Japan Current account balance, December

  • expected Y 469.3bn, prior 757.2bn

0000 GMT Japan wages data for December

  • Labor cash earnings expected 1.7%, prior 1.7%
  • Real cash earnings expected 1.7%, prior 0.8%

0030 GMT Reserve Bank of Australia Statement on Monetary Policy, February 2019

0030 GMT James Bullard, President of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis is speaking

0110 GMT BOJ JGB purchases 4-3. 3-5, 5-10 years remaining until maturity