Reply To: Traders Market Weekly: Markets Await Big Bankers Earnings

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Japan’s March PPI 0.8% m/m (expected 0.9%; last 0.9%); 9.5% yr/yr (expected 9.3%; last 9.7%). March Bank Lending 0.5% m/m (last 0.3%)
Australia’s March NAB Business Survey 18 (last 9)
New Zealand’s Q1 NZIER Business Confidence -40% (last -28%). February External Migration & Visitors -1.2% (last -26.0%)
Japan’s March PPI increased at its fastest pace since 1891 while the February reading was revised higher.
The U.S. reportedly ordered non-emergency staff to leave the Consulate in Shanghai.
A former Reserve Bank of Australia economist said that he does not expect Australia’s cash rate to be increased soon.
Economists have a split view of the upcoming Bank of Korea policy meeting on Thursday with nearly half expecting the base rate to remain at 1.25%.