Financial events

What are the key financial events, sectors and markets you should be keeping an eye on as a trader?

Why trade financial events with IG Bank?

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Trump: global trade war

Everything you need to know about the looming global trade war – including what it is and how it could affect markets.

Federal Reserve meeting

Everything you need to know about the Federal Reserve’s FOMC announcement – including when it is, and why it’s important.

OPEC meeting

Your essential guide to Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) meetings – find out how they affect global oil prices and other energy markets.

European Central Bank meeting

Learn about the European Central Bank (ECB) Governing Council announcement – including how it affects the European economy and financial markets.

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  • Economic calendar

    See the major upcoming macroeconomic events and set alerts accordingly

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