Bank of Canada (BOC) will make a statement on December 8, 17:00 GMT+2.
The loonie awaits the important release
Canada will release the level of CPI on August 21, at 15:30 MT time.
The consumer price index is defined as the change in the prices of goods and services that are usually purchased by a customer. It accounts for the majority of overall inflation. Last time, the indicator declined by 0.2%. Despite that, the release was still better than the forecast of -0.3%. As a result, the Canadian dollar strengthened.
• If the level of CPI is higher than the forecasts, the CAD will rise;
• If the level of CPI is lower than the forecasts, the CAD will fall.
This week may be the most important since the year started as the Fed assess the economic outlook and the US presents fresh NFP readings.
S&P Global, a private banking company, will release a monthly change in British Flash Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) on January 24, 11:30 GMT+2. The index is a leading indicator of economic health as businesses react quickly to market conditions, and purchasing managers hold the most current and relevant insight into the company's view of the economy.
The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics will publish the US Consumer Price Index (CPI) m/m on January 12 at 15:30 GMT+2. The index measures a change in the price of goods and services purchased by consumers.