Here is today’s financial update from the Economic Voice for Thursday 01 July 2021.
The FTSE 100 stands at 7096.
And the FTSE 250 now stands at 22,567.
Gold will cost you £1287 an ounce, silver £19.04, and platinum £785.
Cable is $1.38, and one pound sterling will buy you €1.17.
And here are some reports and speeches you might want to take a look at today:
German year on year retail sales for May.
Speech by the ECB President Christine Lagarde.
Speech by the Bank of England governor Andrew Bailey.
Italian unemployment data for May.
UK Market Manufacturing PMI for May.
Spanish 3 year bond auction.
EU unemployment rate for May.
US employment and unemployment data.
US Institute for Supply Management Manufacturing PMI for May, as well as prices paid for June and New Orders Index.
New Zealand ANZ consumer confidence index.