News Headline Summary

US Initial Jobless Claims (Dec 8) W/W 343K vs. Exp. 369K (Prev. 370K, Rev. 372K)

Reaction details:

- Despite the initial jobless claims and continuing claims coming in lower than expectations; the data releases were overshadowed by the formal announcement of an extension to pre-existing swaps lines between the global central banks. As such, the releases themselves proved un-reactionary across the asset classes.

Print 13:30, 13 Dec 2012 - US Data - Source: Newswires