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Danish Comment — Reviderede væksttal er pæne men også stadig noget rod

  1. Trods lille nedrevidering viser BNP-tallene fortsat en stærk afslutning på 2017
  2. Enkeltstående betaling fra udlandet forstyrrer fortsat vækstbilledet
  3. Arbejdsmarkedet er dog i fin form med et nyt fald i ledigheden i februar

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

Fast Comment Sweden — March sentiment indicators and new NIER macro forecast

  1. Economic sentiment still elevated, supporting further strenghtening of business cycle in 2018
  2. Employment plans did not fall further - we will revise down our unemployment forecast
  3. The NIER remain more pessimistic than us on inflation, and revise down its Riksbank outlook

Johan Löf, Senior Economist | jolo22@handelsbanken.se

Fast Comment Norway — Registered unemployment a touch higher than expected, but small changes over the past months

  1. Registered unemployment at 2.5 percent in March, unchanged from February
  2. A touch above market expectations at 2.4 percent
  3. Also a touch above NB, but deviation not significant

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

UK Comment — Data supports rate hike in May from the Bank of England

  1. Labour market data stronger than market expectations
  2. New information overall in line with BoE expectations
  3. No change to policy tomorrow, but watch for possible hints of a May hike

Kari Due-Andresen, Chief Economist Norway | kadu01@handelsbanken.no

Fast Comment Norway — Survey unemployment a touch lower in January; as widely expected

  1. LFS unemployment at 4.0 percent in January, down from 4.1 percent in December
  2. The outcome was as we and consensus expected
  3. Also well in line with Norges Bank

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

Fast Comment Finland — Positive trend continues in the Finnish labour market

  1. Unemployment rate (S.A.) at 8.4 percent in February
  2. Employment rate surged to 71.1 percent
  3. Employment expectations are high

Janne Ronkanen, Senior Economist | jaro06@handelsbanken.se