LabourMarket2017

Summary: US. unemployment rate steady at 4.1% in November US. economy adds 228k jobs in November, higher than forecasts of 198k October’s payrolls revised to 244k from 261k previously Average hourly earnings rise 0.2% on the month Wage growth rises 2.5% on the year in November, up from 2.4% previously November payrolls makes ...

2018-01-25 John Benjamin Read more
NFP_Non Farm Payrolls

The US nonfarm payrolls report covering the month of January 2017 will be released on Friday, February 3rd 2017 by the Bureau of Labor Statistics at 12:30 GMT. The median estimates for the January payrolls report are as follows: Monthly nonfarm payrolls change: 170k Unemployment rate: 4.7% Average hourly earnings m/m: 0.3% Previo...

2017-02-02 John Benjamin Read more
FED RBNZ_New Zealand Dollar

Market Summary New Zealand wage growth seen subdued in Q2 Eurozone services PMI better than estimated UK services PMI contracts. Falls to 47.4 Atlanta Fed's Lockhart does not rule out a rate hike in September ADP payrolls rise for the second consecutive month Today’s Economic events UK BRC Shop price index y/y -1.60%...

2016-08-03 John Benjamin Read more
Draghi_Orbex

Bank of Japan policy maker, Sato spoke today and said that negative interest rates would have a tightening effect under the current conditions. His comments, critiquing BoJ’s policies sent the yen higher, extending its gains. ADP payrolls showed private jobs rising 173k in May and April jobs data revised higher to 166k. ECB left interest rates u...

2016-06-02 John Benjamin Read more
OPEC

Image via World Economic Forum / Flickr; Abdalla Salem El-Badri, Secretary-General, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) The pace of the economic data picks up steam today with a busy economic calendar. But ahead of today's highlights, a quick recap from yesterday. The Japanese yen extended gains leading to USDJPY falling f...

2016-06-02 John Benjamin Read more