Yields are moving higher for bonds in the US and Europe. NAB’s Gavin Friend looks at why bonds are being sold off and whether it will last. Is it a sign of optimism that economic conditions will improve?
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One fifth sliced off the UK economy, whilst US equities reach new highs. NAB’s Ray Attrill on a tale of two nations.
Negotiations on the US fiscal package continue to dominate the markets in the US, says NAB’s Tapas Strickland.
NAB’s David de Garis on what’s driving optimism in markets overnight: manufacturing numbers,, tech earnings, a slow-down on COVID cases in the US and the hope that the President will get a fiscal deal over the line.
Was the Euro stimulus package a big step towards a United States of Europe. I ask @ProfSteveKeen. https://t.co/l9993m3RXk