ECONOMIC CALENDAR START END RANGE TIMEZONE IMPORTANCE
Time Country Event Reference Actual Previous Consensus (i) Forecast (i)
Wednesday April 16 2014
08:30 AM
Canada Foreign Securities Purchases by Canadians Feb 2014 CAD 6.03B CAD 2.31B (R) [+]
08:30 AM
Canada Foreign Securities Purchases Feb 2014 CAD 6.08B CAD 1.22B (R) CAD 4.57B CAD 2B [+]
10:00 AM
Canada BoC Interest Rate Decision 1% 1% 1% 1% [+]
Thursday April 17 2014
08:30 AM
Canada Core Inflation Rate YoY Mar 2014 1.2% 1.3% 1.3% [+]
08:30 AM
Canada Inflation Rate YoY Mar 2014 1.1% 1.4% 1.31% [+]
08:30 AM
Canada Inflation Rate MoM Mar 2014 0.8% 0.4% 0.3% [+]
Tuesday April 22 2014
08:30 AM
Canada Wholesale Sales MoM Feb 2014 0.8% [+]
Wednesday April 23 2014
08:30 AM
Canada Retail Sales MoM Feb 2014 1.3% 0.34% [+]
08:30 AM
Canada Retail Sales YoY Feb 2014 3.7% 3.37% [+]
Wednesday April 30 2014
08:30 AM
Canada GDP MoM Feb 2014 0.5% [+]
08:30 AM
Canada PPI MoM Mar 2014 1.0% [+]
08:30 AM
Canada PPI YoY Mar 2014 1.8% 1.51% [+]
Thursday May 01 2014
09:30 AM
Canada RBC Manufacturing PMI Apr 2014 53.3 53.1 [+]
Tuesday May 06 2014
08:30 AM
Canada Balance of Trade Mar 2014 CAD 0.29B CAD -0.2B [+]
10:00 AM
Canada Ivey PMI s.a Apr 2014 55.2 57.77 [+]
Wednesday May 07 2014
08:30 AM
Canada Building Permits MoM Mar 2014 -11.6% [+]
Thursday May 08 2014
08:15 AM
Canada Housing Starts Apr 2014 156.8K 185.4K [+]
08:30 AM
Canada New Housing Price Index MoM Mar 2014 0.2% [+]
08:30 AM
Canada New Housing Price Index YoY Mar 2014 1.5% [+]
Friday May 09 2014
08:30 AM
Canada Full Time Employment Chg Apr 2014 12.8K 13.1K [+]
08:30 AM
Canada Employment Change Apr 2014 42.9K 16.9K [+]
08:30 AM
Canada Part Time Employment Chg Apr 2014 30.1K [+]
08:30 AM
Canada Participation Rate Apr 2014 [+]
08:30 AM
Canada Unemployment Rate Apr 2014 6.9% 7% [+]
Thursday May 15 2014
08:30 AM
Canada Manufacturing Sales MoM Mar 2014 1.4% [+]





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At its April 16th, 2014 meeting, Bank of Canada decided to leave the overnight lending at 1 percent, as the Bank continues to see a gradual strengthening in the fundamental drivers of growth and inflation.
Canadian Unemployment Rate Falls for the First Time in 2014  
In March of 2014, Canadian jobless rate fell to 6.9 from 7.0 percent in the previous month and 7.2 percent a year earlier. Employment increased by 42,900, driven by gains among youths, compared with a loss of 7,000 jobs in February.
Canadian Trade Balance Turns to a CAD 290 Million Surplus  
Trade balance in Canada recorded a surplus of CAD 290 million in February of 2014, following a CAD 337 million deficit in January, as exports grew 3.6 percent and imports were up 2.1 percent. Motor vehicles and parts, and energy products improved exports, while imports increased for energy products.
Canada Inflation Rate Slows in February  
Canadian annual inflation rate decelerated for the first time in 4 months to 1.1 percent, after hitting a 19-month high 1.5 percent in January. The slowdown is mainly due to a 1.3 percent fall in gasoline prices, following a 4.6 percent increase in January.
Canada Trade Deficit Narrows Sharply in January  
Canadian trade deficit decreased to CAD 172 million in the first month of 2014 from CAD 922 million in December of 2013 as imports declined 1.6 percent while exports edged up 0.2 percent.
Canada Unemployment Rate Steady at 7%  
In February of 2014, Canada's jobless rate remained unchanged at 7 percent. There has been little overall employment growth in Canada since August 2013.
Canada Leaves Monetary Policy Unchanged  
At its March 5th, 2014 meeting, Canada's central bank decided to leave the overnight rate unchanged at 1 percent, as widely expected, citing balanced risks to inflation, housing market and household debt.
Canadian Economy Resilient in Q4  
In the last three months of 2013, Canada’s GDP advanced 0.7 percent on a quarter-on-quarter basis, the same rate recorded in the preceding quarter. The annualized growth rate was recorded at 2.9 percent, better than 2.7 percent in the third quarter.
Canada's Current Account Deficit Widened in Q4  
Canada's current account deficit increased by CAD 1.2 billion to CAD 16.0 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013. It is the highest deficit in the last five quarters, as exports fell due to lower crude oil prices and imports rose.
Canada Inflation Up to 19-Month High in January  
Canada’s annual inflation rate accelerated in January of 2014 to 1.5 percent from 1.2 percent in the previous month, boosted by higher shelter costs.
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Russia GDP Growth Slows Sharply in Q1  
Russian economy advanced an annual 0.8 percent in the first quarter of 2014, well below the 2 percent expansion recorded in the previous three-month period, Russia's Economy Minister Alexei Ulyukayev said addressing the parliament.
Bank of Canada Leaves Rates at 1%  
At its April 16th, 2014 meeting, Bank of Canada decided to leave the overnight lending at 1 percent, as the Bank continues to see a gradual strengthening in the fundamental drivers of growth and inflation.
US Industrial Production Slows in March  
Industrial production increased 0.7 percent in March after having advanced 1.2 percent in February. Yet, manufacturing output rose for the second straight month.
US Housing Starts Rise Below Forecasts  
Privately-owned housing starts in March were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 946,000. This is 2.8 percent above the revised February estimate of 920,000, but down 5.9 percent year-on-year.
China’s Economy Expands 1.4% QoQ in Q1  
In the first three months of 2014, the Chinese GDP slowed for the third straight quarter. The economy expanded 1.4 percent quarter-on-quarter, down from a revised 1.7 percent increase in the last three months of 2013.
Malaysian Inflation Rate Unchanged in March  
Malaysian annual inflation remained steady at 3.5 percent in March of 2014, after accelerating in the previous six months. A slowdown in transport prices was enough to offset higher food, housing and gas prices.
Italian Trade Surplus Widens in February  
The trade surplus increased to EUR 2.6 billion in February of 2014, from a revised EUR 0.36 billion in the previous month, as exports increased at a faster pace than imports. Compared with a year earlier, the trade surplus more than doubled from EUR 1.05 billion.
Euro Area Inflation Rate Confirmed at 0.5% in March  
Euro area annual inflation was 0.5 percent in March of 2014, matching initial estimates and slowing from 0.7 percent in February. On a monthly basis, prices increased 0.9 percent, up from 0.3 percent in the previous month.
UK Unemployment Rate Down to 5-Year Low  
In the three months to February of 2014, UK jobless rate fell to 6.9 percent, down from 7.2 percent in the previous period. Pay growth rose 1.7 percent and caught up with inflation for the first time in nearly four years.
Chinese GDP Growth Slows in Q1  
China’s economy advanced 7.4 percent in the first quarter of 2014, slowing from a 7.7 percent expansion in the previous period, but beating market forecasts. It is the lowest growth since the third quarter of 2012, as exports and imports contracted and growth in fixed asset investment eased.
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