Macro Briefing | 20 September 2019

Iran threatens “all-out-war” if US attacks in reponse to Saudi attacks: WaPo
Oil on track for 7% gain this week in the wake of Saudi attacks: Reuters
FedEx pilot arrested in China, raising tension with US: CNN
US is temporarily exempting hundreds of Chinese products from tariffs: CNBC
World growth is “fragile,” says incoming ECB President Christine Lagarde: MW
US Leading Economic Index steady in August after strong gain in July: CB
US jobless claims continue to point to healthy labor market: CNBC
Philly Fed’s mfg index: moderately strong growth rate in Sep: Philly Fed
US existing home sales rose to highest level in over a year in Aug: Bloomberg