Macro Briefing | 22 August 2019

The stakes are high if a US-Eurozone trade war starts: CNBC
What tools are left for policy makers to juice US growth? WSJ
German manufacturers fear country’s slipping into recession: Bloomberg
Japan’s economic growth picked up to 8-month high in Aug: IHS Markit
Group of Seven summit set to end without joint communique: CNBC
Fed minutes show debate over cutting rates more aggressively: Reuters
US existing home sales rose more than expected in July: CNBC
Eurozone PMI: economic growth remains weak in August: IHS Markit