Reply To: Traders Market Weekly: Geopolitics, ECB and Apple


Eurozone’s Q2 GDP 0.8% qtr/qtr (expected 0.6%; last 0.5%); 4.1% yr/yr (expected 3.9%; last 5.4%). Q2 Employment Change 0.4% qtr/qtr (expected 0.3%; last 0.7%); 2.7% yr/yr (expected 2.4%; last 3.1%)
Germany’s July Industrial Production -0.3% m/m (expected -0.5%; last 0.8%)
U.K.’s August Halifax House Price Index 0.4% m/m (last -0.1%); 11.5% yr/yr (last 11.8%)
Italy’s July Retail Sales 1.3% m/m (last -1.1%); 4.2% yr/yr (last 1.3%)
European Commission President von der Leyen confirmed that a limit on the price of Russian gas will be proposed.
Russia’s President Putin warned that oil and gas contracts will not be respected if prices are capped.
British Prime Minister Truss is not expected to trigger article 16 in the Northern Ireland Protocol, effectively delaying a confrontation with the European Union.