Market Information Thursday 27 February 2020

Statistics Netherlands has reported that producer confidence in the Netherlands has risen this month. The index that measures confidence increased from 2.5 in January 2020 to 3.7 in February 2020. As a result, producer confidence remains above the long-term average of 1.0. Producers were more positive about the expected activity and the order position.

Figures from the US Department of Commerce show that sales of new-built homes in the United States increased sharply in January. Sales increased by 7.9% on a monthly basis, to a level of 764,000 homes measured on an annual basis. Economists generally assumed a monthly increase of 3.5%.

The 6M Euribor is unchanged at -0.36% compared to previous business day. The 10Y Swap increased with 2 basis points to -0.13% 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.