Lots of oddities in shockingly weak US payrolls report. Canadian employment falls on Covid-related restrictions. The BoE slows QE purchases and sharply upgrades forecasts. Torrid growth in eurozone manufacturing, as services revive. Annual wages rise in Japan on base effects. The RBA keeps policy unchanged but upgrades forecasts.
Global equities in broad advance amid earnings and vaccinations. Bonds get a bid even though impact of US payrolls shock proves brief. AUD strengthens on better GDP outlook form the RBA. Oil gains and gold has the best week in a while.
You should obtain and read a Key Investor Information Document and Prospectus relating to the SSGA Cash funds prior to investing. Further information, including the annual and semi-annual reports and the Key Investor Information Document and Prospectus describing the characteristics, charges, expenses and risks involved in your investments are available for residents of countries where SSGA cash funds are authorized for sale, at www.ssga.com/cash and from your local SSGA office or by calling +44 (0)20 3395 2333.
Investing involves risk including the risk of loss of principal. It is possible to lose money by investing in the funds.
Before investing, carefully consider a fund's investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. Click the link to obtain a prospectus which contains this and other information, or by calling +44 (0)20 3395 2333, please read it carefully before investing.