Tuesday 11th May 2021
Inflation expectations continues to influence markets, with NAB’s Rodrigo Catril explaining why it has such a marked impact on tech stocks. Inflation in supply chains is a theme around the world, and tonight’s PPI numbers from China are expected to give another clear indication. The pound has had a string session as Britain prepares for more lockdown easing – and Boris Johnson promising the return of hugging – from next Monday. Locally, the focus will be the Federal Budget, and the implications for the RBA of a smaller deficit and less bond issuance.