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Weekly Economic Perspective

Gains in US Services Employment Near Pre-Covid Norms

Chief Economist
Investment Strategist

The Economy

  • US employment rises but labor demand has slowed.
  • BoC on hold.
  • UK services sector back into expansion mode.
  • Incremental Q3 contraction in eurozone.
  • Strong wage growth in Japan.
  • Aussie GDP below expectations.

Spotlight On Next Week

  • The Fed to forgo the last hike in the SEP.
  • BoE remains on hold.
  • BoJ Tankan may show resilient capex plans in Japan.
  • Aussie employment to have stalled.

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