Under the hood of the USA March 2016 Jobs Report

Dear PGM Capital blog readers, On Friday, April 1, 2016, the USA Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that the country’s economy added 215,000 nonfarm payrolls in March, beating market expectations. The private sector hired 195,000 workers. But wages grew a mere 2.3% compared to a year ago. It’s especially disappointing because the economy has added[…]

2015 First-Quarter Review

Dear PGM Capital Blog readers, In this weekend’s blog edition we want to discuss some of the most important events that happened in the global capital markets, the world economy and the world of money in the first quarter of 2015: USA, DOW-Jones down, Asian and European markets up in Q1-2015. Asian and European markets up in[…]