Macro Briefing | 26 August 2019

Trump predicts US and China will find path to trade deal: Reuters
China calls Trump’s escalation of trade war a ‘strategic mistake’: SCMP
US and Japan agree in principle to trade deal: Bloomberg
How will US companies deal with uncertainty from Trump’s trade war? Reuters
NY Fed Q3 GDP nowcast: +1.8%, modestly below Q2’s +2.1%: NY Fed
New US home sales fell in July but June data revised sharply higher: Bloomberg