Macro Briefing: 30 September 2021

* Senate Majority Leader Schumer announces deal to avert government shutdown
* Democrats are now the main threat to Biden’s economic agenda
* Central bankers expect supply-chain issues to prolong higher inflation
* China’s mfg sector contracted slightly in September, official data show
* An alternative mfg survey for China reports the sector stabilized in Sep
* UK economic growth revised sharply higher for Q2
* Family offices are increasingly considering crypto investments
* US pending home sales surged in August, surprising forecasters
* US 10-year Treasury yield continues to rise, reaching new 3-month high: