The Daily Shot Brief – September 8th, 2020



United States: There has been a substantial increase in households that “sometimes or often” go hungry.

Source: @WSJ Read full article


Many can’t cover basic expenses.

Source: Morning Consult Read full article


United Kingdom: The pound has been under pressure as Brexit concerns resurface.

Source: @TheTerminal, Bloomberg Finance L.P.


Source: Reuters Read full article


Source: Politico Read full article


Commodities: Industrial commodities buyer activity has accelerated in August.

Source: IHS Markit Read full article


Energy: The Saudis cut oil prices for October deliveries.

Source: @markets, @Theimmigrant84 Read full article


Rates: As the US Treasury spends its cash holdings at the Fed (TGA), reserves could climb sharply.

Source: Credit Suisse


Food For Thought: Wall Street political donations:

Source: @adam_tooze, @TheEconomist, @DuncanWeldon Read full article

Edited by Devon Lall

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