Macro Round-up April 29th 2019

The headline figure for US Q1 GDP significantly beat expectations at 3.2% q/q annualized. Although President Trump was eager to accumulate credit for the positive release some of the underlying components provided pause for concern. A buildup in inventories and better...

Macro Round-up April 23rd 2019

With a welcome break from the Brexit saga, investors focused on some pertinent UK economic indicators released last week. Although, it is acknowledged that these figures are inherently analyzed with the Oct 31 deadline overshadowing any conclusion. Unemployment levels...