The Daily Shot Brief – January 13th, 2020



United States:  Let’s begin with the December employment report, which was weaker than the markets were expecting.

Source: The Daily Shot

This chart shows the changes in employment by sector in 2019.

Source: @WSJ; Read full article


United Kingdom: The economic impact of Brexit-related uncertainty has been substantial.

Source: @markets; Read full article


Asia Pacific: According to BCA Research, Chinese and Korean government bond yields have drifted lower in recent weeks, which is typically associated with weakening growth in China and global trade.

Source: BCA Research


Equities: The S&P 500 historical volatility continues to drift lower.

Source: @TheTerminal


Global Developments: The latest global liquidity boost points to a rebound in business activity.

Source: CrossBorder Capital, @johnauthers, @bopinion; Read full article


Food for Thought: The net worth of the top 0.1% vs. the bottom 90%:

Source: Deutsche Bank Research

Edited by Daniel Moskovits

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