Macro Briefing | 30 July 2020

No deal in sight for coronavirus relief legislation: The Hill
Fed leaves rates unchanged; plans to maintain strong monetary stimulus: CNBC
Fed Chairman Powell sees “extraordinarily uncertain” economic future: NYT
Small business sector at risk of mass closures: Reuters
Today’s Q2 GDP report expected to post historic loss: Reuters
Misinformation on coronavirus creating challenges for managing crisis: AP
Big tech takes a beating in congressional hearing: WSJ
German economy crushed in Q2 — GDP fell 10.1%: Bloomberg
US pending home sales surged in June, rising nearly 17%: CNBC
Gold rises to record high: CNN