Top 5 Events for Week Ahead: RBNZ Meeting; UK & US CPI; US Retail Sales | Webinar

DailyFX Senior Currency Strategist Christopher Vecchio, CFA discusses the major data due over the coming week and how they will impact FX markets.

- The Reserve Bank of New Zealand rate decision comes on the heels of a dovish RBA that knocked both the Australian and New Zealand Dollars lower; rates markets are suggesting that a dovish turn by the RBNZ is coming as well.

- Topline inflation readings from the UK and the US should show that disinflationary pressures remain strong, keeping firm the prime reason for both the BOE and Fed to keep their policies on hold over the next few months.

- Reports indicate that Congressional Democrats and Republicans are at an impasse over budget negotiations, raising the odds that the US government may shutdown yet again at the end of the week.