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Weekly Eurozone Watch

Posted By Global Macro Monitor On November 23, 2012 @ 8:12 pm In Think Tank | Comments Disabled

Key Data Points
German 10-year Bund 10 bps higher;
France 10-year 2 bps tighter to the Bund;
Ireland 29 bps tighter;
Italy  22 bps tighter;
Spain 36 bps tighter;
Portugal  98 bps tighter;
Greece 110 bps tighter;
Large Eurozone banks up 1-11 percent;
Euro$ up to up 1.77 percent.

Quote of the Week

The chances that Catalonia will ever move to full-fledged independence are next to zero, and the region’s politicians are mostly using the threat to renegotiate the terms of its financial relations with Madrid.
- Pierre Briançon [1], Reuters Breakingviews

Picture Poster of the Week


Ireland 10/9-year bond yield and spread to the German bund  lowest weekly close of year;
French banks, BNP and SocGen, highest weekly close of the year;
Greece says official lenders closer to debt deal – Reuters [3];
German business confidence unexpectedly rises for first gain in eight months – Bloomberg [4];
Catalonia to vote Sunday on split with Spain – The Australian [5];
EU budget talks collapses – FT [6];


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URLs in this post:

[1] Pierre Briançon: http://blogs.reuters.com/breakingviews/2012/11/23/catalonian-independence-isnt-worth-the-pain/

[2] Image: http://macromon.wordpress.com/2012/11/23/weekly-eurozone-watch-23/nov23_keep-calm-2/

[3] Reuters: http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/23/us-greece-bailout-idUSBRE8AM04M20121123

[4] Bloomberg: http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-23/german-business-confidence-unexpectedly-climbed-in-november-1-.html

[5] The Australian: http://www.theaustralian.com.au/news/world/catalonia-to-vote-on-split-with-spain/story-e6frg6so-1226523064240

[6] FT: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/6d9cad18-3585-11e2-bd77-00144feabdc0,Authorised=false.html?_i_location=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ft.com%2Fcms%2Fs%2F0%2F6d9cad18-3585-11e2-bd77-00144feabdc0.html&_i_referer=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.ft.com%2Fhome%2Fus

[7] Image: http://macromon.wordpress.com/2012/11/23/weekly-eurozone-watch-23/wez_spread_week-4/

[8] Image: http://macromon.wordpress.com/2012/11/23/weekly-eurozone-watch-23/wez_bank_week-5/

[9] Image: http://macromon.wordpress.com/2012/11/23/weekly-eurozone-watch-23/wez_spread_ytd-5/

[10] Image: http://macromon.wordpress.com/2012/11/23/weekly-eurozone-watch-23/wez_bank_ytd-5/

[11] Image: http://macromon.wordpress.com/2012/11/23/weekly-eurozone-watch-23/wez_yields-4/

[12] Image: http://macromon.wordpress.com/2012/11/23/weekly-eurozone-watch-23/wez_eurofx-4/

[13] here: http://macromon.wordpress.com/2012/11/23/weekly-eurozone-watch-23/

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