Market Information Tuesday 29 June 2021

The British financial regulator placed cryptocurrency exchange Binance on the blacklist. The Financial Times reports that the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has placed a ban on Binance because the company failed to comply with regulations regarding screening customers for money laundering. This is one of the toughest sanctions the FCA imposed in the fast growing crypto currency industry so far.

The chip sector will not return to a healthy level between supply and demand until 2023. Intel’s top executive Pat Gelsinger stated this in an interview with press bureau Bloomberg. The CEO expects that certain sectors will worsen first, before improvements will come. The economic upturn following the corona crisis is resulting in a strong demand for chips, while all the lockdowns have also accelerated digitalisation.

The sentiment among Dutch producers improved to record levels in June. The Central Bureau of Statistics’ producer confidence index increased from 8.8 in May to 11.5 in June, the highest point ever since CBS started recording it in 1985.

The 6M Euribor is unchanged at -0.51% compared to previous business day. The 10Y Swap decreased with 2 basis points to 0.11% 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.