Market Information Wednesday 30 October 2019

The UK is set to go to the polls on 12 December after MPs backed Boris Johnson’s call for an election following months of Brexit deadlock. By a margin of 438 votes to 20, the House of Commons approved the legislation. It is the first time in almost a century that a national election is held in Britain in December. According to the British media, this has not happened since 1923.

According to the Statistics Netherlands, producers’ confidence in industry remained nearly the same in October as in the previous month. The confidence reached 3.6 in October from 3.3 in September. Over the past twenty years, the average confidence rate has been 1.0.

The French statistical office reported that the French economy increased by 0.3% in the third quarter compared to the second quarter. Economists expected growth of 0.2%. Compared to the previous year the French economy increased with 1.3% in the third quarter.

The 6M Euribor is unchanged at -0.35% 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.