Rational Thinking – May warns against rejecting deal

This week:

Employment rates highest in 10 month in December
Nonfarm payrolls surged by 312,000 jobs last month
Two/three rate hikes planned for 2019
Trade tensions between the U.S. and China have abated significantly


GBP likely to remain volatile until 29 March
Parliamentary Brexit vote scheduled in for 14th January

Next Week

GBP: Look out for Brexit news & Friday’s GDP/manufacturing
USD: Speech by Fed Chair, Powell & Friday’s inflation (Consumer Pricing Index)