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Fast Comment Norway — LFS unemployment at 4.0 percent in September, as we expected

  1. LFS unemployment at 4.0 percent in September, down from 4.1 percent in August
  2. The outcome was as we had expected...
  3. ...but a touch below consensus at 4.1 percent

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Finland — Finally a clear turnaround in the labour market

  1. Unemployment rate (SA) 8.5 percent in October
  2. Largest increase in employment since November 2011
  3. The pick-up in the Finnish economy finally lifted employment growth

Janne Ronkanen, Senior Economist | jaro06@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Norway — Preview: LFS unemployment, oil and gas investment survey, Norges Bank Expectation Survey

  1. LFS unemployment expected at 4.0 percent in September (Wednesday)
  2. Q4 investment survey oil and gas (Thursday)
  3. Norges Bank’s Q4 Expectation Survey (Thursday)

Marius Gonsholt Hov, Senior Economist | maho60@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Sweden — Unemployment in October

  1. Flat unemployment rate fully in line with expectations
  2. Sideways movement in unemployment is to some extent the result of matching problems
  3. Jobs growth still fast, but not all indicators support this pace going forward

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Norway — Registered unemployment somewhat below expectations in October

  1. Registered unemployment at 2.4 percent (unadjusted) in October, somewhat lower than expected
  2. On the low side of Norges Bank's estimate
  3. Some of the drop in October is related to calendar effects

Halfdan Grangård, Senior Economist | hagr11@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Denmark — Unemployment declined again

  1. Gross unemployment fell from 119,400 to 117,800 persons in September
  2. Unemployment rate steady at 4.4%
  3. Indicates solid labour market following swings in latest months

Jes Asmussen, Chief Economist Denmark | jeas01@handelsbanken.dk