Macro Briefing | 1 April 2020

White House issues stark prediction for US coronavirus outlook: CNBC
Fed rolls out new lending program for foreign central banks: WSJ
CDC considers broader use of masks to contain spread of coronavirus: NY Times
Eurozone manufacturing contracted sharply in March: IHS Markit
UK manufacturing in March fell at quickest rate since 2012: IHS Markit
Companies sold a record amount of debt in Q1: Bloomberg
US Consumer Confidence Index fell sharply in March: AP
Chicago PMI remains below neutral mark for ninth straight month in March: MW
US crude oil benchmark trading near 18-year low: