Use an economic calendar to sample events over the desired period and filter by importance or country.
|02 Mar||08:55||EUR||Markit/BME Germany Manufacturing PMI||Low||50.9|
|08:50||EUR||Markit France Manufacturing PMI||Low||47.7|
|08:45||EUR||Markit/ADACI Italy Manufacturing PMI||Low||49.9|
|08:30||CHF||SVME-Purchasing Managers Index||Medium||48.2|
|08:00||CHF||SNB Sight Deposits||Low|
|07:00||GBP||Nationwide House Prices s.a. (MoM)||Low||0.4||0.3|
|07:00||GBP||Nationwide House Prices n.s.a. (YoY)||Low||6.2||6.8|
|05:30||AUD||RBA Commodity Index SDR (YoY)||Low||-20.4|
|05:00||JPY||Vehicle Sales (YoY)||Low||-18.9|
|01:45||CNY||HSBC China Manufacturing PMI||Medium|
|01:35||JPY||Markit/JMMA Japan Manufacturing PMI||Medium||51.5|
|12:30||AUD||Company Operating Profit (QoQ)||Low||0.5|
|12:00||AUD||HIA New Home Sales (MoM)||Medium||-1.9|
|12:00||JPY||Official Reserve Assets||Low||1261.1|
The calendar shows, in chronological order, the most important economic events and the values of various world indices, such as: interest rates of central banks, price indices, national financial indicators, etc. Forex traders use an economic calendar to get the information needed to predict forming and changing trends in the main currency pairs. The information in the economic calendar is ranked according to its ability to affect the currency in any given country. Thus, a forex economic calendar gives traders information that allows them to account for the most important economic news as they execute their trading strategies , and trade more successfully on the forex market.