The British pound advanced in late trade despite there being no reports released out of the UK economy on Friday. Only the net lending to individuals and mortgage approvals data are lined up today so there might not be much volatility for pound pairs unless traders start pricing in expectations for the BOE decision later in the week.

Economic Calendar – 31st July – 4th August

The British pound advanced in late trade despite there being no reports released out of the UK economy on Friday. Only the net lending to individuals and mortgage approvals data are lined up today so there might not be much volatility for pound pairs unless traders start pricing in expectations for the BOE decision later in the week.

Monday

09:30 GBP Net Lending to Individuals (MoM) (Jun)

09:30 GBP Consumer Credit (Jun)

09:30 GBP Mortgage Approvals (Jun)

09:30 GBP M4 Money Supply (YoY) (Jun)

09:30 GBP M4 Money Supply (YoY) (Jun)

10:00 EUR Unemployment Rate (Jun)

10:00 EUR Consumer Index Price (YoY) (Jul)

10:00 EUR Consumer Price Index – Core (YoY) (Jul)

14:45 USD Chicago Purchasing Managers’ Index (Jul)

15:00 USD Pending Home Sales (YoY) (Jun)

15:00 USD Pending Home Sales (MoM) (Jun)

15:00 USD Dallas Fed Manufacturing Business Index (Jul)

15:30 USD 3-Month Bill Auction

15:30 USD 6-Month Bill Auction

Tuesday

07:00 GBP Nationwide Housing Prices s.a. (MoM) (Jul)

07:00 GBP Nationwide Housing Prices n.s.a (YoY) (Jul)

09:30 GBP Markit Manufacturing PMI (Jul)

n/a GBP 10-y Bond Auction

09:00 EUR Gross Domestic Product s.a. (YoY) (Q2)

09:00 EUR Gross Domestic Product s.a. (QoQ) (Q2)

13:30 USD Personal Consumption Expenditures – Price Index (YoY) (Jun)

13:30 USD Core Personal Consumption Expenditures – Price Index (MoM) (Jun)

13:30 USD Personal Income (MoM) (Jun)

13:30 USD Core Personal Consumption Expenditures – Price Index (YoY) (Jun)

13:30 USD Personal Consumption Expenditures – Price Index (MoM) (Jun)

13:30 USD Personal Spending (Jun)

13:30 USD Redbook Index (YoY) (Jul 24)

13:30 USD Redbook Index (MoM) (Jul 24)

14:00 USD Markit Manufacturing PMI (Jul)

14:00 USD ISM Manufacturing PMI (Jul)

14:00 USD ISM Prices Paid (Jul)

14:00 ISM Prices Paid (Jul)

14:00 USD Construction Spending (MoM) (Jun)

16:30 USD 4-Week Bill Auction

n/a USD Total Vehicles Sales (Jul)

21:30 USD API Weekly Crude Oil Stock

24:00 GBP BRC Shop Price (YoY) (Jul)

Wednesday

08:00 EUR Non-monetary policy’s ECB Meeting

09:30 GBP PMI Construction (Jul)

10:00 EUR Producer Price Index (MoM) (Jun)

10:00 EUR Producer Price Index (YoY) (Jun)

12:00 USD MBA Mortgage Applications (Jul 24)

13:15 USD ADP Employment Change (Jul)

14:45 USD ISM NY Index – Business Conditions (Jul)

14:30 USD EIA Crude Oil Stocks Change (Jul 28)

Thursday

09:00 EUR Economic Bulletin [Report]

09:00 EUR Markit PMI Composite (Jul)

09:00 EUR Markit Services PMI (Jul)

09:30 GBP Markit Services PMI (Jul)

11:00 EUR Retail Sales (YoY) (Jun)

11:00 Eur Retail Sales (MoM) (Jun)

12:00 GBP Bank of England Asset Purchase Facility

12:00 GBP Bank of England Interest Rate Decision

12:00 GBP Bank of England Quarterly Inflation Report [Report]

12:00 GBP Bank of England MPC Vote Unchanged

12:00 GBP Bank of England MPC Vote Cut

12:00 GBP Bank of England MPC Vote Hike

12:00 Bank of England Minutes [Report]

12:30 USD Challenger Job Cuts (YoY)

12:30 GBP Bank of England Governor Carney Speech [Speech]

13:30 USD Initial Jobless Claims (Jul 28)

13:30 USD Continuing Jobless Claims (Jul 21)

13:30 USD Markit Services PMI (Jul)

14:45 USD Markit PMI Composite (Jul)

15:00 USD ISM Non-Manufacturing PMI) (Jul)

15:00 USD Factory Orders (MoM) (Jun)

15:30 EIA Natural Gas Storage Change (Jul 28)

Friday

13:30 USD Average Weekly Hours (Jul)

13:30 USD Average Hourly Earnings (YoY) (Jul)

13:30 USD Nonfarm Payrolls (Jul)

13:30 USD Unemployment Rate (Jul)

13:30 USD Average Hourly Earnings

13:30 USD Labor Force Participation Rate (Jul)

13:30 USD Trade Balance

18:00 USD Baker Hughes US Oil Rig Count

20:30 USD CFTC Oil NC Net Positions

20:30 USD CFTC Gold NC Net Positions

20:30 USD CFTC USD NC Net Positions

20:30 GBP CFTC GBP NC Net Positions

20:30 EUR CFTC oil NC Net Positions