Markit PMI data added to MacrobondFeb 5, 2015
We are now able to offer a selection of Markit PMI series in the main Macrobond database. They will have 3 years of rolling history for the headline PMI figures and will be available at no extra cost for Macrobond subscribers.
The coverage varies from country to country but is in many cases the main series for manufacturing, services and the composite, in some cases there is also construction and retail.
The data is available for 33 countries/regions.
Data with more details and full history is, as before, only available as an additional database subscription where a contract between the client and Markit is needed before any data can be permissioned.
INSEE database availableOct 16, 2014
About 50,000 macro economical time series from INSEE have been added as a separate database. A broad range of indicators are available from areas such as construction, trade, public finance, demography and national accounts.
The database is provided without any additional fees but since its only available in French we haven’t given all clients access to it. If you want to have access to it please contact your sales account manager.
GaveKal researchSep 19, 2014
Macrobond and Gavekal have had a long and successful partnership providing the financial industry with independent research and world class macroeconomic research solutions.
GaveKal is a financial services firm headquartered in Hong Kong that offers institutional investors three different services: fund management, independent research on global macro-economic trends and events, and independent advisory work on China and its impact on the global economy. GaveKal is a founding partner of Macrobond.
Together we offer our subscribers a unique opportunity to understand the processes behind Gavekal’s conclusions and investment advice. Subscribers may access Gavekal models and indicators, analysis and investment insights derived from the models directly within the Macrobond application. Our users may open any chart in a Gavekal document, download and automatically update the underlying data, and change parameters and formulas to experiment with alternative scenarios.
Macrobond is a multinational provider of macroeconomic research solutions that enables sophisticated analysis across a broad range of economic time series and financial instruments. It allows buy- and sell-side professionals to analyze and map historical trends and relationships, validate trading ideas and generate new opportunities.
You are always welcome to contact the Macrobond team or the Gavekal team to arrange a trial or if you have any questions.
U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data addedSep 5, 2014
Detailed data from BLS has been added in a separate database and made available to all Macrobond clients. It is about 250,000 series.
All Urban Consumers (CPI-U)
Urban Wage Earners and Clerical Workers (CPI-W)
All Urban Consumers (Chained CPI) (C-CPI-U)
Average Price Data
Import/Export Price Indexes (MXP)
Employment Cost Index
Employer Cost for Employee Compensation
National Compensation Survey - Benefits
Consumer Expenditure Survey (CE)
Labor Force Statistics including the National Unemployment Rate
Weekly & Hourly Earnings
Union Affiliation Data
Marital and Family Labor Force Statistics
Local Area Unemployment Statistics (LAUS)
Employment, Hours, and Earnings - National
Employment, Hours, and Earnings - State and Metro Area
Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey (JOLTS)
Business Employment Dynamics (BDM)
Major Sector Productivity and Costs
Industry Productivity and Costs
Major Sector Multifactor Productivity
What’s not included
Injuries, Illnesses, and Fatalities data (IIF)
Current Employment and Wages from Occupational Employment Statistics (OES)
Auxiliary tables, supplements, experimental series and so on, which are sometimes available only in tables & charts section and not available in the main BLS database
Codes are based on the BLS codes so for example U.S. Other Goods and Services, 1982-84=100 - CUUR0000SAG is bls_cuura101sa0. The codes are also searchable.
The data is available in this location:
BLS > United States
You are always welcome to contact the Macrobond team to arrange access or if you have any questions.
IMF BOPS addedAug 27, 2014
IMF’s balance of payments database using the 6th edition of the balance of payments manual (BMP6) has been made available to all clients under the IMF node.