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US: Busier than a French Highway in August
It’s been an exceptionally busy week for economic news. But it all points to a slowing economy. Read more from Dan North.
Fed Cuts, but Lowers Hopes of Further Reductions
As expected the Federal Reserve lowered the Fed Funds rate by 0.25% to a range of 2.00%-2.25%. It was the first rate cut in over ten years.
US: Housing Market Stalled
The US housing market continues to stumble. Existing home sales fell -1.7% m/m in June to a -2.2% y/y rate, while new home sales rose. Read more economic insights.
Volatility on the Landscape Ahead
Managing, allocating, and preserving your cash is important to stay ahead. Taking advantage of technology and leveraging data science to look at the trends of your customers, regions, and different emerging countries need to be top of mind as you create your plan for the rest of 2019.