- Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 Index had a moderate decline of -0.10% in October.
- Nonfarm payrolls rose 531,000 in September, well above of expectations of a 450,000 increase.
- Eurozone GDP expanded 2.2% in Q3, slightly ahead of expectations of 2.1%, with the annual rate sitting at 3.7%.
- The RBA kept the cash rate on hold at 0.1% as expected; consumer sentiment fell as worries over the longer-term outlook for the economy overshadowed relief from the loosening of COVID-19 restrictions.
Read the full Market Update prepared by Lonsec here.