Non Farm Payroll Reschedule

Please be aware that the Non-Farm Payrolls (NFP) US data release that is normally scheduled for the first Friday of the month will be held on the 22nd October 2013 at 15:30 platform time. The announcement was not held earlier in the month due to the US government shutdown.

Data releases at 15:30 platform time

  • CAD     Core Retail Sales m/m
  • CAD     Retail Sales m/m
  • USD     Non-Farm Employment Change
  • USD     Unemployment Rate
  • USD     Average Hourly Earnings m/m

Liquidity providers have indicated their standard NFP pricing engines will be in operation over the announcement, the usual volatile price action can be expected over this period.