Thursday 3rd December 2020
The UK is the first country to approve the Pfizer BioNtech vaccine and will start jabbing people with it next week. That’s kept Brexit off the front pages in the UK, even though the pound has taken a sharp hit as talks don’t seem to have progressed much at all. NAB’s Ray Attrill talks about Australia’s GDP numbers which technically mean we are out of recession, but unemployment and annual GDP suggest otherwise. He also talks about Philip Lowe’s comments about following the world on future QE decisions, softer jobs numbers in the US and what to look out for today, including the Caixin Services PMI.