Scheduled market events U.S. – The Federal Reserve due to announce interest rate decision at: 19:00 GMT followed by press conference at: 19:30 GMT. U.S. current interest rate is: 1.75% – the consensus is for it to remain at 1.75% Germany – consumer confidence survey data due UK – Nationwide
The United Kingdom actually reported a trade surplus yesterday, something it failed to achieve since the mid-1980’s. Trade surplus Data published by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) yesterday showed November’s trade surplus was £4031 million, a sensational record high and compares with a record £8145 deficit in March 2019.
Market moving daily news roundup – events & news likely to move markets 29th August 2019 Company performance, economic and political events but especially market sentiment will always influence market movement, good or bad. Summary Economic calendar – scheduled news and events 29th August 2019 Japan – bond investment data