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San Francisco Chronicle
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016Activity in the services sector slowed in August to the most sluggish pace sinc
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
Activity in the services sector slowed in August to the most sluggish pace since early this year, according to Markit Economics. The flash purchasing manager's index for August came in at 50.9, matching the weakest print since February. According to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016Activity in the services sector slowed in August to the most sluggish pace sinc
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
Activity in the services sector slowed in August to the most sluggish pace since early this year, according to Markit Economics. The flash purchasing manager's index for August came in at 50.9, matching the weakest print since February. According to... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016Activity in the services sector slowed in August to the most sluggish pace sinc
The services sector is weaker than it's been for most of 2016
Connecticut Post / Posted 2 days ago
Activity in the services sector slowed in August to the most sluggish pace since early this year, according to Markit Economics. The flash purchasing manager's index for August came in at 50.9, matching the weakest print since February. According to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Crude slips to $47 as dollar retreatsoffsetting a sixth contraction in manufacturing, according to preliminary purch
Crude slips to $47 as dollar retreats
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
offsetting a sixth contraction in manufacturing, according to preliminary purchasing managers’ indexes published Tuesday by Markit Economics. A gauge of energy stocks on the European benchmark added less than 0.2 percent and the MSCI Asia Pacific... Read more
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Canberra Times
Iron ore futures surge higher on China factory datato see any moderation in its infrastructure spending." The manufacturing purch
Iron ore futures surge higher on China factory data
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
to see any moderation in its infrastructure spending." The manufacturing purchasing managers index from Caixin Media and Markit Economics jumped to 50.6 in July, from 48.6 in June, while the official PMI slipped slightly to 49.9, from 50,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Sensex falls over 200 points; Nifty below 8,600Bharti Infratel is a provider of tower and related infrastructure and is a unit
Sensex falls over 200 points; Nifty below 8,600
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
Bharti Infratel is a provider of tower and related infrastructure and is a unit of Bharti Airtel. On the macro front, Markit Economics said today, 3 August 2016 that Indian service providers enjoyed a welcome upturn in demand during July, with... Read more
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International Business Times
FX Focus: Pound snaps five-day losing run despite poor construction data showed more signs of economic downturn following Britain's vote to leave the Eu
FX Focus: Pound snaps five-day losing run despite poor construction data
International Business Times / Posted 25 days ago
showed more signs of economic downturn following Britain's vote to leave the European Union. According to data released by Markit Economics, construction activity in the UK contracted during July, shrinking at its fastest pace since June 2009 as... Read more
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Quartz
After the Brexit vote, the UK economy is soaring. (Just kidding—it looks terrible)UK’s economic prospects. A gauge of UK manufacturing activity dropped to its l
After the Brexit vote, the UK economy is soaring. (Just kidding—it looks terrible)
Quartz / Posted 25 days ago
UK’s economic prospects. A gauge of UK manufacturing activity dropped to its lowest level (pdf) in more than three years, Markit Economics said this week. The purchasing managers’ index reading of 48.2 for July suggests the industry is... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Iron ore futures surge higher on China factory datato see any moderation in its infrastructure spending." The manufacturing purch
Iron ore futures surge higher on China factory data
Brisbane Times / Posted 26 days ago
to see any moderation in its infrastructure spending." The manufacturing purchasing managers index from Caixin Media and Markit Economics jumped to 50.6 in July, from 48.6 in June, while the official PMI slipped slightly to 49.9, from 50,... Read more
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The Age
Iron ore futures surge higher on China factory datato see any moderation in its infrastructure spending." The manufacturing purch
Iron ore futures surge higher on China factory data
The Age / Posted 26 days ago
to see any moderation in its infrastructure spending." The manufacturing purchasing managers index from Caixin Media and Markit Economics jumped to 50.6 in July, from 48.6 in June, while the official PMI slipped slightly to 49.9, from 50,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Iron ore futures surge higher on China factory datato see any moderation in its infrastructure spending." The manufacturing purch
Iron ore futures surge higher on China factory data
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 26 days ago
to see any moderation in its infrastructure spending." The manufacturing purchasing managers index from Caixin Media and Markit Economics jumped to 50.6 in July, from 48.6 in June, while the official PMI slipped slightly to 49.9, from 50,... Read more
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Business Standard India
Factory growth at 4-month high of 51.8 in July: PMIgreater demand from both the domestic and external markets, total new business
Factory growth at 4-month high of 51.8 in July: PMI
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
greater demand from both the domestic and external markets, total new business rose at the fastest pace since March, said Markit Economics, the compiler of PMI. The expansion in order books was led by consumer goods producers. Growth of new... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Markit manufacturing PMI rises to an 8-month highMarkit Economics' manufacturing purchasing manager's index for July came in at
Markit manufacturing PMI rises to an 8-month high
Stamford Advocate / Posted 26 days ago
Markit Economics' manufacturing purchasing manager's index for July came in at an eight-month high of 52.9, as expected. Markit's report showed that the sector had a strong start to the third quarter. Demand picked up in foreign markets, helping... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Markit manufacturing PMI rises to an 8-month highMarkit Economics' manufacturing purchasing manager's index for July came in at
Markit manufacturing PMI rises to an 8-month high
Connecticut Post / Posted 26 days ago
Markit Economics' manufacturing purchasing manager's index for July came in at an eight-month high of 52.9, as expected. Markit's report showed that the sector had a strong start to the third quarter. Demand picked up in foreign markets, helping... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Markit manufacturing PMI rises to an 8-month highMarkit Economics' manufacturing purchasing manager's index for July came in at
Markit manufacturing PMI rises to an 8-month high
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
Markit Economics' manufacturing purchasing manager's index for July came in at an eight-month high of 52.9, as expected. Markit's report showed that the sector had a strong start to the third quarter. Demand picked up in foreign markets, helping... Read more
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International Business Times
UK manufacturing PMI falls to lowest level in over three years in July down more than expected in July, as the sector expanded at its lowest pace in o
UK manufacturing PMI falls to lowest level in over three years in July
International Business Times / Posted 26 days ago
down more than expected in July, as the sector expanded at its lowest pace in over three years, according to a survey by Markit Economics and the Chartered Institute of Procurement & Supply (CIPS) released on Monday (1 August). The Markit/CIPS... Read more
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The Irish Times
European markets climb on back of Asia advancepurchasing managers index unexpectedly fell into contraction at 49.9 for July,
European markets climb on back of Asia advance
The Irish Times / Posted 26 days ago
purchasing managers index unexpectedly fell into contraction at 49.9 for July, a private measure from Caixin Media and Markit Economics jumped to 50.6, signaling expansion, from 48.6 in June. Futures on the SandP 500 Index climbed 0.4 per... Read more
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Business Standard India
Markets come off day's high; Nifty holds 8,650of enzyme products and customized enzyme solutions which enables AETL to be cos
Markets come off day's high; Nifty holds 8,650
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
of enzyme products and customized enzyme solutions which enables AETL to be cost effective and competitive. Meanwhile, Markit Economics said today, 1 August 2016, that the performance of India's manufacturing economy continued to improve in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Manufacturing PMI for July at four-month high at 51.8greater demand from both the domestic and external markets, total new business
Manufacturing PMI for July at four-month high at 51.8
Business Standard India / Posted 26 days ago
greater demand from both the domestic and external markets, total new business rose at the fastest pace since March, said Markit Economics, the compiler of PMI. The expansion in order books was led by consumer goods producers. Growth of new... Read more
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dna
Manufacturing activity growth touches 4-month high in Julyin the sector was still negligible. TradingEconomics.com Commenting on the ma
Manufacturing activity growth touches 4-month high in July
dna / Posted 26 days ago
in the sector was still negligible. TradingEconomics.com Commenting on the manufacturing activity in the country, Markit Economics Economist and the author of the report said, “India’s manufacturing economy is reviving at the beginning of... Read more
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Business Insider
WHAT YOU MISSED: The biggest business stories of the weeksign about the US economy, too. And service-sector activity in July grew at the
WHAT YOU MISSED: The biggest business stories of the week
Business Insider / Posted 28 days ago
sign about the US economy, too. And service-sector activity in July grew at the slowest pace in five months, according to Markit Economics' preliminary report. The Fed held rates. There are now fewer reasons to be worried about the US economy,... Read more

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