News Headline Summary

IMF says it will lower US outlook because of sequestration

- Cities a 0.5% - 0.6% cut in US growth if sequester.
- Repeats urging Italy labour market reforms.
- Wants Italy to maintain fiscal progress.

Reaction details:

- No immediate reaction observed in any US asset class in response to the comments.

Print 15:31, 28 Feb 2013 - Economic commentary - Source: Newswires