Market Information Thursday 22 April 2021

Global air traffic will recover more slowly after the corona pandemic than expected, according to the International Air Transport Association (IATA). IATA has adjusted its forecast downwards because the vaccination has been slower than expected. IATA states that governments act in a risk-averse manner when reopening aviation routes. In addition, they expect the aviation industry to suffer a total loss of USD 47.7 billion this year.

Producer prices in the United Kingdom increased on a monthly and annual basis in March, according to figures from the British Office of Notional Statistics (ONS). On a monthly basis, prices increased by 0.5%. On an annual basis, producer prices increased by 1.9%.

In the first quarter of 2021, more than a quarter more houses were sold compared to twelve months previously. In the first quarter, 66,627 houses were sold, 29.2% more than last year. This is evident from figures from Statistics Netherlands (CBS). The average price increase was 10.3% compared to a year earlier. According to CBS and the Land Registry, this is the largest price increase in nineteen years.

The 6M Euribor is unchanged at -0.51% compared to previous business day. The 10Y Swap decreased with 1 basis point to 0.07% compared to previous business day.

In the attachment, today’s market data on money and capital market rates as well as other rates are presented.