Canada will publish the headline and core retail sales on January 24 at 15:30 MT time.
Another opportunity for the Canadian dollar
The level of GDP growth for Canada will be published at 14:30 MT time. This indicator is the broadest measure of economic activity which reflects the economic health of the country. Last time, the indicator came out lower than the expectations. It made the Canadian dollar suffer. If this time the situation is different, we may see the CAD going up.
• If the actual level of GDP growth is higher, the CAD will go up;
• If the actual level of GDP growth is lower, 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.