The high impact news events i will be watching out closely for this week are the USD employment statistics, AUD and CAD GDP. Also Manufacturing, Service and Construction PMI will be of focus for the GBP. However we have compiled the overall fundamental events for the week below.
Tuesday, March 1
Australia is to release data on building approvals and the current account.
The Reserve Bank of Australia is to announce its benchmark interest rate and publish its rate statement, which outlines economic conditions and the factors affecting the monetary policy decision.
China is to publish its official manufacturing and non-manufacturing PMIs and the Caixin manufacturing index.
The U.K. is to release the findings of the manufacturing PMI.
Canada is to publish its monthly GDP report.
In the U.S., the Institute of Supply Management is to release data on manufacturing activity.
Wednesday, March 2
Australia is to release figures on fourth quarter growth.
The U.K. is to publish its construction PMI.
The U.S. is to publish the ADP report on private sector jobs creation.
The U.S is to publish figures on Crude Oil Inventories.
Thursday, March 3
Australia is to report on the trade balance.
The U.K. is to publish its services PMI.
The U.S. is to release a report on initial jobless claims, as well as data on factory orders and the ISM non-manufacturing index.
Friday, March 4
Australia is to release data on retail sales.
Both the U.S. and Canada are to publish trade data and the U.S. is to round up the week with the closely watched report on Non-farm payrolls.