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Japanese Services Sector Displays Delayed Revival

Chief Economist
Investment Strategist

The Economy

  • Chair Powell promises both caution and resolve in Jackson Hole speech.
  • Canadian core retail sales contracted.
  • UK GFK consumer confidence improved.
  • Germany start to rebuild war-damaged competitiveness.
  • Japan’s services PMI drives output.
  • Aussie growth seen quite resilient in the long run, according to the latest Intergenerational Report.

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Spotlight On Next Week

US employment growth to slow.

UK housing prices might weaken.

Japan’s industrial production may tick down.

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