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2021/02/26 / Erste Group Research

Central bankers react to yield increases

This week saw the first reactions from the ECB and the Fed to the significant increases in yields on bond markets in recent weeks. ECB President Lagarde said that developments would be closely monitored. Fed Chairman Powell, on the other hand, did not sound concerned.

Provided there are no further significant distortions, a stabilisation of the inflation rate of the Eurozone seems a realistic assumption for February. After the surprisingly strong rise in inflation in January, however, the risks for February are rather on the downside.

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AuthorErste Group Research
Product nameWeek ahead
Topic in focusMacro/ Fixed income
Economy in focusEurozone, United States
Currency in focusEuro, US Dollar
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