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ISM Reports Add To U.S. Recession Fears
The U.S. may be adding jobs in huge numbers but the key ISM business surveys cast serious doubt on how long this can last.
OPEC+ Meeting Brings Deeper Saudi Cuts
It hasn't been an easy OPEC+ meeting for members. The group failed to come to an agreement on deeper cuts, but production targets have been set for 2024 and voluntary cuts were extended. The Saudis have also decided to make further voluntary cuts.
Turkey: Headline Inflation Down, But Services Remain Sticky
The downtrend in annual inflation continued in May as widely expected, falling to 39.6%. This was due to strong base effects and natural gas subsidies provided by the government.
FX Daily: Trading The 50-50 Risk
Despite the strong headline US May payroll figure, rising unemployment, and declining wage inflation keep markets from fully pricing in a June Fed hike (we expect a hold).
Key Events In Developed Markets For The Week Ahead
The Bank of Canada will announce its latest monetary policy decision on Wednesday. US data reactions will coast until CPI on June 13.
Asia Week Ahead: Reserve Bank Of Australia To Decide On Policy Rate
Next week’s data calendar features a key policy decision from Australia, inflation numbers from Indonesia and the Philippines, plus retail sales from Singapore.




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