Canada will publish the headline and core retail sales on January 24 at 15:30 MT time.
A significant release may push the Canadian dollar
The trade balance for Canada will be released on May 9, at 15:30 MT time. The indicator represents the difference in value between imported and exported goods. A positive number shows that more goods were exported than imported. Last time the actual level of trade balance came out negative, but the figures were still higher than the forecast. It made the Canadian dollar rise. Let’s see if the situation repeats itself this time.
• If the actual level of the trade balance is higher than the forecasts, the CAD will go up;
• If the actual level of the trade balance is lower than the forecasts, the CAD will go down.
The European Central Bank will publish its monetary policy statement and announce the main refinancing rate on January 23 at 14:45 MT time.
The Bank of Canada (BOC) will release its rate statement alongside the monetary policy report during its meeting on January 22 at 17:00 MT time.
The Bank of England’s interest rate announcement and monetary report will be out at 14:00 MT on January 30.
The Facebook earnings report is coming at 00:00 MT time on January 30.
Apple earnings report is released at 00:00 MT time on January 29.