Tag Archives: European Sovereign Spreads

Weekly Eurozone Watch: Conditionality

Key Data Points German 10-year bund 3 bps higher; France 10-year 14 bps tighter to the Bund; Italy 42 bps wider; Spain 8 bps wider; Portugal 36 tighter; Ireland 20 bps tighter; Greece 144 bps tighter; Large Eurozone banks up … Continue reading

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Weekly Eurozone Watch – Puff the Magic Draghi

Key Data Points German 10-year bund 23 bps higher; Italy 80 bps tighter; Spain 75 bps tighter; Portugal 54 tighter wider; Ireland 24 bps tighter; Greece 91 bps wider; French, Italian, Spanish banks up 5-15 percent. Comments Within our mandate, … Continue reading

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Weekly Eurozone Watch

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Weekly Eurozone Watch

Key Data Points German 10-year bund 26 bps lower; Italy 46 wider; Spain 88 wider; Portugal 31 wider; Italian and Spanish banks hit hard; Euro falls 3 percent. Commentary Short shelf life of last week’s policy placebo.  Nor countries making … Continue reading

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Weekly Eurozone Watch

Key Data Points German 10-year bund 2 bps higher; France 8 bps wider; Spain 5 bps tighter; Portugal 67 wider; Ireland 66 tighter; Greece 131 bps tighter; Spanish and Italian bank stocks 3-10 percent higher; Euro FX up 0.66 percent; … Continue reading

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Weekly Eurozone Watch

Key Data Points German 10-year Bund yield 11 bps higher; Spain 55 wider; Portugal 65 bps tighter; Greece 191 bps; Italian banks down 3-5 percent; Other Eurozone large banks flat to up 3 percent; Euro FX up 1.10 percent; Comment … Continue reading

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Weekly Eurozone Watch: Squeezola!

Key Data Points German 10-year Bund yield up 15.7 bps; Italy 12 bps tighter; Spain 47 bps tighter; Portugal 105 tighter; Ireland 20 bps tighter; Greece 176 bps tighter; Spanish banks up 10+ percent; Euro FX up 0.40 percent; (click … Continue reading

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Weekly Eurozone Watch: Spain at 6.0%, Greece Blows Out

Key data points: German 10-year Bund new weekly closing low at 1.516 percent; Spain 10-year wider by 34 bps, first 2012 weekly close over 6.0 percent; Italy 10-year 14 bps wider; Greece 10-year blows out 425 bps on the week; … Continue reading

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Weekly Eurozone Watch: The Pain in Spain

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Weekly Eurozone Watch: Bund Yield +25 bps, Tighter PIG

Wow!   When was the last time Portugal, Italy, and Greece sovereign spreads tightened this much in one week?  Spain remains a concern, however,  widening 10 bps on the week even as the Bund yield increased over 25 bps.    Banks … Continue reading

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