The video clips below provide a handy summary of the reports expected on the economic, financial and corporate front around the globe during the week ahead.
U.S.: Quiet before economic storm
There’s little in the way of interesting economic data next week, but corporate earnings are just around the corner. Oh, and Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) iPad may sell out.
Europe: Airlines, BoE and ECB in focus
British Airways (OTC:BAIRY), EasyJet (EJETF.PK) report March traffic, H&M unveils first-quarter results and European and U.K. central banks make interest-rate decisions.
Asia: Central banks in focus
The Reserve Bank of Australia’s interest rate decision is expected to be a cliff hanger as Japanese and Korean central banks are likely to keep rates steady.