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Noah Zivitz

Managing Editor, BNN Bloomberg


BNN sets up the week ahead with what investors need to know. 

Monday, October 3

-Notable data: ISM manufacturing index

-Ex-French Prime Minister Jean-Pierre Raffarin delivers speech at Canadian Club event in Toronto

-Automakers report monthly sales

Tuesday, October 4

-CMHC holds housing finance symposium in Ottawa, includes keynote address by Evan Siddall

-Canada’s commissioner of the environment releases fall report

-U.S. vice-presidential candidates hold debate in St. Louis

Wednesday, October 5

-Notable earnings: Jean Coutu, Monsanto

-Notable data: Canadian trade balance, U.S. trade balance, ISM services index

-Encana holds investor day in New York

-McKinsey Global Managing Director Dominic Barton delivers speech in Toronto

-Whistler Blackcomb special shareholders’ meeting in Vancouver at 1600ET to vote on Vail deal

Thursday, October 6

-Notable data: Canadian building permits

-Bank of Canada Senior Deputy Governor Carolyn Wilkins delivers speech in Trois-Rivieres, QC. 

Friday, October 7

-Notable data: Canadian labour force survey, U.S. non-farm payrolls

-BlackRock Senior Managing Director Mark Wiseman speaks on panel in Toronto about Canada’s economy.

-U.S. Federal Reserve Vice-Chair Stanley Fischer delivers keynote at Institute of International Finance annual meeting in D.C.

NOTE: Second U.S. presidential debate is scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 9.