• richard evans

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Good morning

- US stocks close higher again Friday, Asian markets mixed

- Feds Kashkari says US still in deep hole

- Expects high inflation to soon return to normal

- Feds Rosengren suggests rate rise late 2022 could be possible

- Quiet day for data today

- US nonfarms payrolls this Friday

- UK says still no formal EU response to NI protocol

- Merkel seeks to bank UK travellers to EU over delta variant

- Macron, Le Pen, both struggle in French regional elections amid low turnouts

- Sydney faces lockdown as Covid cases rise

- Lt Gruber (Hancock) resigns, replaced by Sajid Javid

- Nikkei down 0.06% to 29,048

- Shanghai Comp down 0.03% to 3,606

- USDCNY fixes 6.4578 from 6.4744

- 09.10 ECBs Panetta speaks

- 14.00 Feds Williams speaks

- 17.00 Feds Barkin speaks

- 18.10 Feds Quarles speaks

- 00.30 Japan unemployment

- 00.50 Japan retail trade


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