Market Information Tuesday 10 August 2021

The number of vacancies in the United States reached a record level in June. Figures from the US Department of Labor show that the number of vacancies in June amounted to 10.1 million. This is the highest level since these figures have been recorded. In May there were approximately 9.5 million unfilled vacancies and in June there were 6.1 million.

Dutch production increased at a record pace in June, according to figures from Statistics Netherlands (CBS). Production increased by 17.9% on an annual basis, the highest level ever recorded. In May there was an increase of 16.4%. Compared to June 2019, the growth is more than 7%. The CBS therefore concludes that the drops in production due to the corona crisis has been more than compensated.

Consumer prices in China again increased at a slightly lower pace in July. Figures from the Chinese Bureau of Statistics show that prices increased by 1.0% on an annual basis. In June there was an increase of 1.1% and in May 1.3%.

The 6M Euribor increased with 1 basis point to -0.52% compared to previous business day. The 10Y Swap decreased with 1 basis point to -0.08% 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.