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Mar 26, 2020 | Dan North, Blog

US Jobless Claims

You probably didn’t need today’s data release to tell you we’re already in a recession, but here it is. Weekly jobless claims, also known as filings for unemployment benefits, are the first hard piece of data to show it.

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Mar 20, 2020 | Dan North

North Report: There is some Good News

And even before the coronavirus, as you know, we were spotting lots of signs in the economy that suggested a slowdown in H1. The economy was just waiting for one more downdraft, and it sure got one. We may get away with a flat Q1, but clearly, Q2 will be sharply negative.

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Mar 09, 2020 | Dan North

US February Jobs Report

There are lots of little flaws under the surface in the labor market, but few were evident in the February employment report which was a tour-de-force.

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Feb 12, 2020 | Blog, Trade Risks, Surety

Department of Treasury Seeks to Modernize Treasury List Regulations

The U.S. Department of Treasury Bureau of the Fiscal Service has taken an important first step to modernize the regulations pertaining to its assessment and evaluation of sureties writing bonds to the U.S. Federal government.

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Feb 10, 2020 | Trade Risks, Dan North

US Jobs Report, Economic Data Quite Strong

The latest US jobs report was very strong, with job gains of +225k – way above expectations of +175k – and positive revisions to the prior two months. Learn more from Dan North, Chief Economist for Euler Hermes North America.

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The Cost of Trade Credit Insurance

Learn how much trade credit insurance costs, the factors that influence the premium, and what a policy covers.
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Credit Insurance 101

If you're new to trade credit insurance and want to know how it works, this is the perfect starting point.
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