Warning of potential volatility: 18-21 May

Announcement from 16/05/2021

Scheduled events for the most widely-traded currencies, that may also affect indices and commodities. Times are GMT+3.

Tuesday, 18th May

  • 02:50: JPY — Prelim GDP
  • 09:00: GBP — Unemployment Rate
  • 12:00: EUR — Trade Balance

Wednesday, 19th May

  • 09:00: GBP — CPI
  • 12:00: EUR — CPI
  • 15:30: CAD — CPI
  • 17:30: USD — Crude Oil Inventories
  • 21:00: USD — FOMC Meeting Minutes

Thursday, 20th May

  • 02:50: JPY — Trade Balance
  • 04:30: AUD — Employment Change
  • 04:30: AUD — Unemployment Rate
  • 15:30: CAD — ADP Non-Farm Employment Change

Friday, 21st May

  • 02:30: JPY — National Core CPI

WTICrude expiration

Wednesday, 19th May, at market close — WTICrude trades will be closed as the CFD prepares to switch over to the next month’s futures contract. More in Expiration Rules.

* All times are Server Time (GMT+3).

This is a warning of potentially significant price movements and not an encouragement to trade them. We do not predict which direction prices will go in.

Caution: liquidity often gets thinner and spreads widen during economic news.

Should you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Please note that some older news announcements may now be out of date and not currently accurate.

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