Macro Briefing | 5 September 2019

Hurricane Dorian threatens the Carolinas: CNN
US and China schedule trade talks for early October: WSJ
A new recession warning for Germany: factor orders fell in July: Bloomberg
UK Parliament blocks no-deal Brexit: Vox
Is Hong Kong leader’s concession enough to end protests? Vox
Fed’s Beige Book report offers upbeat profile of US economy: MW
US trade deficit narrowed slightly in July: Reuters
GDPNow model trims US GDP growth for Q3 to sluggish +1.5%: Atlanta Fed
Today’s ADP estimate of US payrolls for Aug expected to post 1.7% annual gain: