Australia

Downward Revisions To September Data The Australian October employment report was broadly disappointing.  The data showed that 9.k jobs were created over the month, however, there were downward revisions of 20k to September’s data. Despite the downshift, employment quality did improve over the month with full-time employment replacing part-time...

2016-11-17 James Harte Read more
BoE

The US dollar started the week on a strong note, keeping the gains from last Friday. Investors were spooked as the reality of the Fed's decision edged closer surrounding the uncertainty of the central bank's next policy move. Economic data on Monday was very limited leaving most of the markets unchanged. In Asia, data from Japan saw producer pri...

2016-09-16 John Benjamin Read more
Australia_Orbex

Market Summary Japan posts trade surplus in July, but exports fall for 10th consecutive month Australia unemployment rate falls to a 3-year low Australia adds 26.2k jobs, but part-time jobs continue to drive the labor market UK retail sales surges in July, 1.50% m/m Eurozone current account surplus hits a 4-month low Eurozo...

2016-08-19 John Benjamin Read more