The Week Ahead
Read about upcoming market-moving events and plan your trading week
Week commencing 30 October
Chris Beauchamp's insight
Earnings season, heightened tensions in the Middle East and a plethora of central bank decisions by the likes of the Bank of Japan (BoJ), Federal Reserve bank (Fed) and Bank of England (BoE) will dominate the calendar this week ahead of Friday’s all-important US Non-Farm Payrolls. Eurozone and German preliminary quarter 3 (Q3) gross domestic product (GDP) and consumer price index (CPI) might also keep volatility at its recent elevated levels.
FTSE 100: Whitbread
Dividends are applied after the close of the previous day’s session for each market. So, for example, the FTSE 100 goes ex-dividend on a Thursday, but the adjustment is applied at the close of the previous day, e.g. Wednesday. The table below shows the days in which the adjustment is applied, not the ex-dividend days.
|EU Stocks 50||2.8||0.8|
|Singapore Blue Chip||0.08||0.07||0.05|
|Hong Kong HS50||0.8||8.7|
|South Africa 40|