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Weekly Economic Perspectives - The UK Economy Underperforms In Q2

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Weekly Economic Perspectives

  • The Economy
    US retail sales and industrial production extend gains. Canadian housing starts surge again. UK GDP plunges. German investor sentiment jumps. Services activity rebounds in Japan. Another positive jobs report in Australia. 
  • The Market
    Another up week for equity markets. Bond yields rise on high issuance and higher inflation. The dollar loses ground again. Gold corrects after big recent gains, oil is little changed.