News | Forex Optimum

News

News

Eurozone GDP up by 0.1% during the fourth quarter of 2019 - Eurostat

According to a flash estimate published by Eurostat, seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.1% in both the euro area (EA19) and the EU27 during the fourth quarter of 2019, compared with the previous quarter. In the third quarter of 2019, GDP had grown by 0.3% in both zones.

Compared with the same quarter of the previous year, seasonally adjusted GDP rose by 0.9% in the euro area and by 1.2% in the EU27 in the fourth quarter of 2019, after +1.2% and +1.5% respectively in the previous quarter. Economists had expected a 1.0% increase in the euro area.

During the fourth quarter of 2019, GDP in the United States increased by 0.5% compared with the previous quarter (after +0.5% also in the third quarter of 2019). Compared with the same quarter of the previous year, GDP grew by 2.3% (after +2.1% in the previous quarter).

According to an estimation of annual growth for 2019, based on quarterly data, GDP grew by 1.2% in the euro area and 1.4% in the EU27.

You may also be interested:

23:50 20.02.2020
Schedule for tomorrow, Friday, February 21, 2020
Time Country Event Period Previous value Forecast 00:30 Japan Manufacturing PMI February 48.8 04:30 Japan All Industry Activity Index, m/m December 0.9% 08:15 France Manufacturing PMI February 51.1 50.7 08:15 France Services PMI February 51 51.3 08:30 Germany Services PMI February 54.2 53.8 08:30 Germany Manufacturing PMI February 45.3 44.8 09:00 Eurozone Manufacturing PMI February 47.9 47.5 09:00 Eurozone Services PMI February 52.5 52.2 09:30 United Kingdom PSNB, bln
19:07 20.02.2020
EIA’s report reveals a smaller-than-expected increase in U.S. crude oil inventories
The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) revealed on Wednesday that crude inventories increased by 0.414 million barrels in the week ended February 14. Economists had forecast an advance of 2494 million barrels. At the same time, gasoline stocks declined by 1.971 million barrels, while analysts had expected a gain of 0.435 million barrels. Distillate stocks fell by 0.636 million barrels, while analysts had forecast a decrease of 1.459 million barrels. Meanwhile, oil production in the U.S
18:48 20.02.2020
Canada: Central and Eastern markets lead housing prices – NBF
FXStreet reports that economists at the National Bank of Canada Financial Markets review the data related to the housing market of the North American country. “The Teranet–National Bank Composite National House Price IndexTM advanced 0.1% in January, a rather typical performance for that month.”“From January 2019 to January 2020, the Composite index rose 2.1%.” “The sub-index for Central and Eastern Canada grew 5.2% over the last 12 months, against a 2.5% fall for the Western sub-index
Deposit
options
Trading
platform
download
Bonuses VIP