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Chicago PMI

Provides a monthly snapshot of U.S economic activity as seen by a survey panel of local purchasing and supply management professionals. It is a forward-looking indicator of U.S. economic activity that is closely correlated to the official U.S. gross domestic product (GDP) data. 


  • Strongly correlated to official US GDP data
  • Sub indices: seven Business Activity indicators that includes Production, New Orders, Order Backlogs, Employment and Prices Paid. 
  • In addition, three Buying Policy indicators which measure lead times on Production Materiel, Maintenance, Repair and Operations (M.R.O) Supplies and Capital Equipment.
  • Insight directly from business decision makers.
  • Survey tailored to capture current themes via monthly ‘Special Question(s) i.e. trade war.
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of intelligence and analysis on the Global Fixed Income, Foreign Exchange and Energy markets. We use an innovative combination of real-time analysis, deep fundamental research and journalism to provide unique and actionable insights for traders and investors. Our "All signal, no noise" approach drives an intelligence service that is succinct and timely, which is highly regarded by our time constrained client base.

Our Head Office is in London with offices in Chicago, Washington and Beijing, as well as an on the ground presence in other major financial centres across the world.