Rise In US Unemployment

UK Manufacturing PMI Falls

No Improvement In Eurozone Manufacturing

Drop in Monthly Jobless Claims Points to Stabilizing US Labour Market

US Dollar Index Pauses ahead of Nonfarm Payrolls

Canadian GDP Expands Faster than Forecast, but Loonie still under Pressure

EUR/USD Flat, but Faces Further Volatility on Declining Sentiment

Fall In Italian Inflation

Further Fall In Eurozone Inflation

No Change In German Unemployment



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Friday, the 1st of August 2014

USUSD 13:55 2min Reuters/UoM Consumer Sentiment Index 82.5 83.0
USUSD 14:00 7min Construction Spending - MoM 0.1% 0.5%
USUSD 14:00 7min ISM Manufacturing PMI 55.3 56.0
USUSD 14:00 7min ISM Prices Paid 58 59
USUSD 20:00 6hours Total Vehicle Sales 16.98M 16.8M
JPJPY 23:50 9hours Monetary Base - YoY
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  • Rise In US Unemployment
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    Rise In US Unemployment

    James Boston - Friday 1 August 2014

    The US Department of Labor has published a significant update to the economy’s employment situation today. The main market event is undoubtedly the Non Farm payrolls, the July reading has just been announced as 209k, this is in comparison to a revised showing of 298k in June, the market consensus estimate on this key metric […]

  • UK Manufacturing PMI Falls
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    UK Manufacturing PMI Falls

    James Boston - Friday 1 August 2014

    The Charted Institute of Purchasing and Supply in conjunction with Markit Economics have just published the July Purchasing Managers Index for the UK’s Manufacturing sector. The month’s reading has come in at 55.4, this is in comparison to the 57.5 level experienced in June, the market consensus estimate was for just a slight fall to […]

  • No Improvement In Eurozone Manufacturing

    In a series of staggered releases across the morning Markit Economics have published their July Manufacturing Purchasing Manager Index (PMI) updates relating to Eurozone economies. The headline PMI release is for the Eurozone as a bloc, despite generally sluggish industrial activity this number has held at the 51.8 level reported last month, by comparison the […]




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