Canada’s Ivey purchasing index edges up in March … REUTERS April 06, 2018 at 03:55PM

Canada's Ivey purchasing index edges up in March ... REUTERS   Canada's Ivey purchasing index edges up in March OTTAWA, April 6 (Reuters) - The pace of purchasing activity in Canada edged up in March as measures of employment and company inventories rose, according to Ivey Purchasing Managers Index data released on Friday. The seasonally … Continue reading Canada’s Ivey purchasing index edges up in March … REUTERS April 06, 2018 at 03:55PM

Istat : Italy Economic Growth To Continue At Current Pace … RTRS April 06, 2018 at 12:46PM

Istat : Italy Economic Growth To Continue At Current Pace ... RTRS   Istat : Italy Economic Growth To Continue At Current Pace Italy's leading indicators remained at high levels but it showed a slight decline indicating that economic growth will continue at the current pace, the statistical office Istat said Friday. In a monthly … Continue reading Istat : Italy Economic Growth To Continue At Current Pace … RTRS April 06, 2018 at 12:46PM

German Construction PMI Contracts For First Time Since 2015 … RTT April 06, 2018 at 12:43PM

German Construction PMI Contracts For First Time Since 2015 ... RTT Β  German Construction Sector PMI Contracts For First Time Since 2015 Germany's construction sector contracted for the first time in more than three years in March due to colder-than-usual weather, survey data from IHS Markit showed Friday. The construction Purchasing Managers' Index fell to … Continue reading German Construction PMI Contracts For First Time Since 2015 … RTT April 06, 2018 at 12:43PM

UK Car Registrations Fall Sharply … RTT April 05, 2018 at 11:54AM

UK Car Registrations Fall Sharply ... RTT   UK Car Registrations Fall Sharply In March UK car sales declined notably in March from a year ago, as diesel registrations plunged, the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders reported Thursday. Car sales dipped 15.7 percent year-over-year in March to 474,069 units. However, registrations are still running … Continue reading UK Car Registrations Fall Sharply … RTT April 05, 2018 at 11:54AM

Swiss Inflation Rises More Than Forecast … RTT April 05, 2018 at 11:42AM

Swiss Inflation Rises More Than Forecast ... RTT   Swiss Inflation Rises More Than Forecast Switzerland's consumer price inflation accelerated in March, the Federal Statistical Office reported Thursday. Inflation rose to 0.8 percent in March from 0.6 percent in February. The rate was also above the forecast of 0.7 percent. Among components of consumer prices, … Continue reading Swiss Inflation Rises More Than Forecast … RTT April 05, 2018 at 11:42AM

Italy Services Growth At 5-Month Low … RTT April 05, 2018 at 11:39AM

Italy Services Growth At 5-Month Low ... RTT   Italy Services Growth At 5-Month Low Italy's service sector activity expanded at the weakest pace in five months in March, survey data from IHS Markit showed Thursday. The services Purchasing Managers' Index dropped to 52.6 in March from 55.0 in February. However, any reading above 50 … Continue reading Italy Services Growth At 5-Month Low … RTT April 05, 2018 at 11:39AM

Denmark Economy Expands Less Than Estimated In Q4 … RTT April 05, 2018 at 09:04AM

Denmark Economy Expands Less Than Estimated In Q4 ... RTT   Denmark Economy Expands Less Than Estimated In Q4 Denmark's economy expanded less than initially estimated in the fourth quarter, figures from Statistics Denmark showed Thursday. Gross domestic product advanced a seasonally and price-adjusted 0.9 percent sequentially in the fourth quarter, just below the 1.0 … Continue reading Denmark Economy Expands Less Than Estimated In Q4 … RTT April 05, 2018 at 09:04AM

Russia Services Growth At 8-Month Low … RTT April 04, 2018 at 09:41AM

Russia Services Growth At 8-Month Low ... RTT   Russia Services Growth At 8-Month Low Russia's service sector growth remained strong in March despite easing to an eight-month low, survey data from IHS Markit showed Wednesday. The services Purchasing Managers' Index dropped to 53.7 in March from 56.5 in February. Economists had expected the index … Continue reading Russia Services Growth At 8-Month Low … RTT April 04, 2018 at 09:41AM

UK BRC : UK shop price deflation offers respite to consumers … AOL April 04, 2018 at 07:18AM

UK BRC : UK shop price deflation offers respite to consumers ... AOL   UK BRC : UK shop price deflation offers respite to consumers A substantial slowdown in food price rises has provided welcome respite for consumers as the impact of the pound's depreciation one year on begins to fade, figures show. Shop price … Continue reading UK BRC : UK shop price deflation offers respite to consumers … AOL April 04, 2018 at 07:18AM

Fed Kaskari : Fed not focused on stock market volatility … MARKETWATCH April 04, 2018 at 05:49AM

Fed Kaskari : Fed not focused on stock market volatility ... MARKETWATCH   Fed Kaskari : Fed not focused on stock market volatility By GREG ROBB The Federal Reserve pays much more attention to real economic factors like the outlook for inflation and the health of the labor market than volatility in the stock market, … Continue reading Fed Kaskari : Fed not focused on stock market volatility … MARKETWATCH April 04, 2018 at 05:49AM

Fed’s Brainard warns about high asset prices even after the stock correction … CNBC April 04, 2018 at 03:00AM

Fed's Brainard warns about high asset prices even after the stock correction ... CNBC   Fed's Brainard warns about high asset prices even after the stock correction Fed Governor Lael Brainard became the latest central bank official to express caution about valuations in the 9-year-old bull market. SheΒ also issued a warning about cryptocurrencies like bitcoin,Β saying … Continue reading Fed’s Brainard warns about high asset prices even after the stock correction … CNBC April 04, 2018 at 03:00AM

Swiss KOF Economic Barometer Declines … RTT March 29, 2018 at 11:00AM

Swiss KOF Economic Barometer Declines ... RTT   Swiss KOF Economic Barometer Declines In March Switzerland's economic barometer declined in March, survey data from the KOF Swiss Economic Institute showed Thursday. The economic barometer fell by 2.4 points to 106.0 in March from revised 108.4 in February. The score was also below the forecast of … Continue reading Swiss KOF Economic Barometer Declines … RTT March 29, 2018 at 11:00AM

French economy grew by 0.7% in last quarter of 2017 … RTE March 26, 2018 at 08:20AM

French economy grew by 0.7% in last quarter of 2017 ... RTE   French economy grew by 0.7% in last quarter of 2017 The estimate for French economic growth for the whole of 2017 remained unchanged at 2% The French economy grew by 0.7% in the fourth quarter of 2017, more than the 0.6% initially … Continue reading French economy grew by 0.7% in last quarter of 2017 … RTE March 26, 2018 at 08:20AM