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Weekly Economic Perspectives: German, French, Service PMIs Retreat Amid COVID Surge

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Weekly Economic Perspectives

  • The Economy
    The US housing surge continues. Inflation picks up in Canada. UK retail sales improve. Service activity contracts further in the eurozone. Japan avoids deflation. RBA minutes hint at rate cut.
  • The Market
    Japan is lone exception to down week in equities. Bond yields widen everywhere. The dollar retreats. Oil ends lower and gold is little changed.