Euro zone sees 10.4 per cent unemployment rate in December – in.com

London, Jan 31 (PTI) In signs of sluggish labour market conditions, the jobless rate in the debt-laden euro zone stood at 10.4 per cent at the end of 2011, with Spain among the worst-hit nations. The euro zone — a grouping of 17 nations that …

MONEY MARKETS-Euro rates march lower, room for more declines – Reuters

LONDON, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Euro zone interbank lending rates continued to fall on Friday with plenty of room to slide further given the ample excess liquidity in the banking system, even before the ECB offers banks more three-year funding next …

MONEY MARKETS-Euribor rates at lowest since March 2011 – Reuters


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MONEY MARKETS-Euribor rates at lowest since March 2011
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* Euribor rates hit lowest since March 2011 * Trader recommends being long Euribor futures * Complete normalisation of inter-bank market seen unlikely By Ana Nicolaci da Costa LONDON, Jan 26 (Reuters) – Euro zone bank-to-bank lending rates fell to
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EURO GOVT-Bunds rally after Fed extends low rates – Reuters

EURO GOVT-Bunds rally after Fed extends low rates
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Bunds rally after Fed signals lower rates for longer * Bund yields retreat further below 2 percent * Portugal under increasing pressure By Kirsten Donovan LONDON, Jan 26 (Reuters) – German government bonds rallied on Thursday, catching up with US

MONEY MARKETS-Banks prepare for hefty take-up of 3-year ECB cash – Reuters


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MONEY MARKETS-Banks prepare for hefty take-up of 3-year ECB cash
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* Expectations rise for a large 3-year ECB loans take-up * Short-term euro zone rates seen falling further * Euro/USD FX basis could narrow further, M.Stanley says By Marius Zaharia LONDON, Jan 25 (Reuters) – Shifts in demand at European Central Bank
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MONEY MARKETS-Short-term euro rates to fall even if ECB holds fire – Reuters

LONDON, Jan 9 (Reuters) – Short-term euro zone interest rates are set to fall further in the near term due to a growing excess of cash in the banking system, even though the European Central Bank is unlikely to announce significant easing steps …

MONEY MARKETS-Euro rates ease but record cash parked at ECB – Reuters

LONDON, Jan 6 (Reuters) – Interbank rates hit their lowest in nearly nine months on Friday, weighed down by a glut of liquidity in the euro system but interbank lending remains largely frozen as the euro zone debt crisis batters investor confidence.

EURO GOVT-Schatz yield pushes higher after US GDP data – Reuters

LONDON, Jan 28 (Reuters) – The interest-rate sensitive two-year Schatz pushed to a new 15-month high on Friday, clearing a key resistance level on strengthening market expectations that euro zone interest rates will go up this year. The Schatz yield DE2YT …

EURO GOVT-Hawkish ECB talk spooks short-end Bund market – Reuters

LONDON, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Euro zone interest rate futures fell and the yield on two-year German debt hit a 15-month high on Thursday after hawkish inflation comments from European Central Bank officials raised expectations of a rate hike. ECB policymaker …

MONEY MARKETS-Inflation talk fuels euro area rate hike bets – Reuters


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MONEY MARKETS-Inflation talk fuels euro area rate hike bets
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By Emelia Sithole-Matarise LONDON, Jan 27 (Reuters) – Euro zone interest rate futures fell on Thursday as traders raised bets of higher borrowing costs in
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