Macro Briefing | 8 January 2020

Iran retaliates, firing missiles at US bases in Iraq: CNBC
Taiwan’s pro-independence president looks set for re-election: NY Times
Eurozone economic sentiment edged up for second month in Dec: Reuters
Germany’s manufacturing ‘misery’ continued in Nov as new orders fell: Reuters
US services sector continued to expand moderately in December: ISM
US trade deficit narrowed to 3-year low in November: MW
Atlanta Fed’s Q4 GDP growth nowcast for US holds at moderate +2.3%: AF
US factory orders continued to decline via 1-year trend in Nov: