Independent Strategy

GlobalFast Track Data — Touching normality

Working through the latest Google mobility update (through to 5th June) you get an increasing sense of normality.  Although most places are still showing activity levels below where they were pre-pandemic, the gap looks pretty small and momentum remains strong.  Of our survey group four recorded w/w declines but really this is part of the ebb and flow rather than anything more sinister going on.  Even India has managed to move higher as the recent Covid wave there continues to abate.

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