Here is today’s financial update from the Economic Voice for Thursday 29th July 2021.
The FTSE 100 starts the day at 7,016.63.
And the FTSE 250 starts at 23,006.45.
Gold will cost you £1,307 an ounce, silver £18.29 an ounce, and platinum £777 an ounce.
Cable is $1.39, and one pound sterling will buy you €1.18.
And here are some reports and speeches you might want to take a look at today:
German unemployment data.
EU Consumer confidence and economic sentiment.
Eurozone Harmonised Index of Consumer Prices.
From the US we have:
Core personal consumption Expenditures and Prices quarter on quarter to quarter two;
GDP Price Index for Quarter two;
Gross Domestic Product Annualised for quarter two;
Initial jobless claims four week average to July the 23rd;
and pending home sales data month on month to June.
From Japan we have:
Job applicants ratio for June;
large retailer sales for June,
the unemployment rate for June,
retail trade data year on year to May;
and industrial production year on year and month on month to June.
While from New Zealand we have the Roy Morgan Consumer Confidence index for July and building permits month on month to June.