Wednesday 2nd September 2020
Deflation in Europe comes as no surprise, just as the shift in the Fed’s monetary policy seems like old news, but NAB’s Gavin Friend explains how the markets are still adjusting to it. Data releases have largely been positive, with a higher than expected increase in the USA ISM, and the Caixin PMI for China is at its highest level since 2011. So, what can we expect from Australia’s GDP numbers for Q2? Will they signal that the RBA, and the government, needs to do more to help the economy recover?