Tag Archives: EU

Global Snapshot: Where are we?

Thought I would post a little update now that we are firmly into Q2 as to where we are at in terms of the global picture. Quarter 1 was a hugely busy quarter in all economies and asset classes with big moves … Continue reading

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Taking the union out of the European Union.

If I am honest I probably have more questions than answers on the situation that has occurred in Cyprus over the weekend. From what I have read it seems an unprecedented move and when actions like that happen it tends to … Continue reading

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Moral high ground to be a good observation point

ECB’s Mario Draghi to speak on Thursday, there will be much hype on focus on this but ultimately everyone needs to relax and think clearly for a while. The over-hyped noise coming from the media over the euro being “too … Continue reading

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More encouraging signs from Ireland- #COYBIG

Another good auction result for Ireland today: Just sold EU500mln in 3-month t-bills with a yield of .55% and the bid to cover ratio (demand) was strong at 4 times covered. Yield has fallen by 15bps from previous issuance. Good … Continue reading

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