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Macro Briefing: 2 November 2023

* Federal Reserve leaves interest rates unchanged for a second time
* Another Fed pause helps support stocks and trim Treasury yields
* Treasury outlines plan to lift bond sales to manage growing debt load
* US private sector payrolls rose less than forecast in October: ADP
* ISM Manufacturing Index indicates 12th straight month of contraction in October
* US construction spending increases for ninth straight month in September
* US job openings rise more than forecast in September:

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