Macro Briefing: 8 March 2021

* Covid-19 aid bill heads to House after Senate approval
* Dems predict Covid-19 aid bill will easily pass in House
* US 10-year Treasury yield reaches 1.6% in early Monday trading
* Attack on Microsoft’s email system becoming a global crisis
* Will central banks maintain monetary support as growth returns?
* Crude oil above $70/barrel for first time in a year after attack on Saudi facility
* US jobs growth surged in February, beating expectation by wide margin
* The Fed doesn’t fear inflation. What could go wrong?
* US Dollar Index rises to highest level since late-November: