Bank of England votes to hold bond purchases, as consensus showed in Reuters poll (albeit narrowly). #QE
ADP shows U.S. added 198k private sector #jobs in Feb (vs 170k expected in Reuters Poll). Jan also revised up to 215k vs 192k.
LONDON (Reuters) – France, Spain and Italy dragged the euro zone into a deeper downturn in February, according to business surveys that showed the chasm between these countries and prosperous Germany widening yet again.
While British services companies had a slightly better month than expected, Tuesday’s purchasing managers’ indexes (PMIs) showed deepening fractures running through the European economy.