TRADER DIARY: All The Key Data And Event Risks This Week

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An interesting week this week for local traders with the release of the Capital Expenditure data in Australia for the first quarter of 2014.

With sentiment down after the budget, a big drop in capex could be bad news for the Aussie dollar.

Otherwise it is a week of second-tier global data and a week which kicks off fairly quietly with a Bank Holiday in the UK and Memorial Day in the US.

Here is Westpac’s excellent summary of all the key data and events for the week.