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The latest data for California Confirmed cases now 248,253 vs 240,195 yesterday. If you exclude the lab backlog, this is the worst day yet. 6/22: 4,2306/23: 5,0196/24: 7,1496/25: 5,3496/26: 4,8906/27: 5,9726/28: 4,8106/29: 5,3076/30: 6,6377/01: 9,740 -total includes 3,842 lab backlog cases7/02: 7,538 – “” 3,482 “” The population of California is much larger than the
Via Financial Times,    The FT had an interesting piece recently on how Angela Merkel might persuade the so called ‘frugal four’ to back the European Recovery fund. For those unaware of this issue it is to do with ratifying the German- Franco European Recovery Fund. This fund is a €750 billion post COVID-19 recovery
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Asian equities more mixed in trading today Most Asian indices are trading higher, following the more upbeat tone in Wall Street yesterday after US equities posted their best quarter since 1998. But Japanese stocks are trading lower, following the more defensive risk tone in the market so far today. The Shanghai Composite index is up
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The latest tally This is a lagging indicator and doesn’t take into account data reported earlier today but it’s the ‘official’ tally. With 41,075 cases today, that’s 2,545,250 total cases now. The record set June 26 was 45,313. The day ahead is likely to be lower but the count tends to run later in the
Bailey is scheduled to speak later at 0930 GMT He will be speaking at the launch of the Climate Financial Risk Forum, where he will be delivering the welcome address to the webinar later today. The event is largely to help financial firms understand how they can approach climate-related risks and opportunities, so I’d imagine
Rough day for equities S&P 500 down 75 points, or 2.4%, to 3009 Nasdaq -2.6% DJIA -2.8% On the week: S&P 500 down 2.9% Nasdaq -1.9% DJIA -3.3% Despite the drama, it was an inside-week in the S&P 500: However note that it was the first close below the 200-day moving average since May 15.For