Tag: Eurozone

How low can you go? Said the ECB to Eurozone inflation rate
January 17, 2020 BY Valentina Kirilova

How low can you go? Said the ECB to Eurozone inflation rate

The following market analysis was prepared for LeapRate by Ramy Abouzaid, ATFX (AE) Head of Market Research. Despite the significant spike of the inflation rate across the 19 economies of eurozone, which reached a six-month high last month – the European Central Bank is still far from reaching its range of 2% inflation rate needed to reflect…

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Europe’s post-Merkel era: Part II
March 27, 2019 BY Valentina Kirilova

Europe’s post-Merkel era: Part II

The following article is courtesy of Retail FX broker Aetos Capital Group.  Part II (for Part I click here) Queen's rulings in finance weakened Data released by Eurostat shows that, in September 2018, unemployment rates in France, Italy and Spain were 9.3%, 10.1% and 14.9%, respectively, with the 3.4% unemployment in Germany, who highlights it as the…

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February 06, 2017 BY Valentina Kirilova

Euronext releases January trading volumes, ADV on ETFs 45% YoY down

Euronext, the pan-European exchange in the Eurozone, just announced trading volumes for January 2017. Here are some of the highlights: The January 2017 average daily transaction value on the Euronext cash order book stood at €6,458 million down -25.6% compared to January 2016 and down -10.8% from the previous month. The average daily transaction value…

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November 30, 2016 BY admin

Admiral Markets reduces leverage ahead of Italian constitutional referendum

Here we go again with European geopolitical risk...roughly 6 months after the surprising "Brexit" vote, Italians are ready to make their voices heard regarding their politics. As such, brokerages are beginning to adjust trading conditions for the event. EU and FCA regulated broker Admiral Markets announced margin requirement updates as market uncertainty is increasing around…

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January 12, 2016 BY Maria Nikolova

ESMA says “NO” to proposed Greek short selling ban extension

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) on Monday said it had issued a negative opinion on a proposed extension of the emergency short selling prohibition, regarding Attica Bank S.A. (ISIN GRS001003011), proposed by the Hellenic Capital Market Commission (HCMC). The HCMC had proposed extending the prohibition on short sales in any shares of Attica Bank…

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