Market Information Thursday 2 December

Employment in the private sector in the United States rose more than expected in November. This was shown Wednesday by figures from payroll processor company ADP. The number of jobs increased in November by 534,000. In advance, an increase of 506,000 jobs was expected. In October, the number of jobs increased by 570,000. In September, 526,000 jobs were added.

The growth of British industry has increased in November, but slightly less than previously expected, according to figures from Markit. The index for British industry rose in November from 57.8 to 58.1. An index position greater than 50 indicates growth, while less than 50 indicates contraction.

The stocks of crude oil of the United States decreased last week. This was reported by the American energy agency EIA on Wednesday. Last week, crude oil stocks decreased by 0.9 million barrels to 433.1 million. Gasoline stocks increased by 4.0 million barrels to 215.4 million barrels. Fuel oil and diesel stocks also increased, by 2.2 million barrels to 123.9 million. Refinery capacity utilisation rose from 88.6% to 88.8%.

The 6M Euribor is unchanged at -0.54% compared to previous business day. The 10Y Swap decreased with 2 basis points to 0.12% 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.