Corona bonds: doubts about the meaning of the “corona bonds”

economy Corona crisis This calculation disenchanted Italy’s dream of the corona bonds Status: 03:28 a.m. | Reading time: 4 minutes Economists are in favor of corona bonds The Federal Government is in favor of using the ESM rescue fund to support euro countries that are overwhelmed by the corona crisis – and against corona bonds. […]

Austria’s finance minister Blümel criticizes corona bonds

economy Austria’s finance minister “There are no factual reasons for corona bonds” Status: 00:10 a.m. | Reading time: 3 minutes Does the state protection shield save the right ones? Numerous companies want government aid in the Corona crisis. However, some of the companies had problems before Corona. So the question arises: Which companies should be […]

ECB enters the commercial paper market as a large buyer

Isabel beak The ECB director currently estimates the market for commercial paper in euros to be around EUR 75 billion. (Photo: dpa) Frankfurt The European Central Bank (ECB) entered the short-term corporate bond market with large purchases. ECB Vice President Luis de Guindos and ECB Director Isabel Schnabel wrote in a joint blog post on […]

Expert on government-guaranteed corporate bonds: “Fast market access for companies”

Matthias Schell The LBBW expert sees the federal measures as positive. (Photo: Frank Eppler) Frankfurt It is a novelty in the Federal Republic: for the first time, the state guarantees corporate debts. This also includes bonds. The LBBW expert explains what this means for the capital market. Mr. Schell, the establishment of the WSF should, […]

Nothing for weak nerves! ()

Appearance is deceptive: See it at noon on the DAX       with a minus of around 0.1 percent after a relative       calm trading day, that shows when looking at the chart       exactly the opposite: at the start of trading, the DAX was only 1.2       Percent up, followed by price losses down to -1.9 percent       at the […]

EU: Economists warn against using ESM in corona crisis

Es is a policy recommendation that the Federal Government will not like. Researcher at the Institute for Economic Research (IW Cologne) have examined how the EU Member States could best support each other financially in the Corona crisis. The result of the unpublished analysis available from WELT: Economists consider the use of the ESM euro […]

Stabilization of the markets at a low level

Frankfurt Stock Exchange The corona epidemic is having a massive impact on the markets. (Photo: dpa) Frankfurt Fear of the economic impact of a prolonged corona pandemic has not only brought equity markets to new lows, but has also driven government bond yields from Europe’s north and south apart to an extent that was most […]

Stabilization of the markets at a low level

Frankfurt Stock Exchange The corona epidemic is having a massive impact on the markets. (Photo: dpa) Frankfurt Fear of the economic impact of a prolonged corona pandemic has not only brought equity markets to new lows, but has also driven government bond yields from Europe’s north and south apart to an extent that was most […]

The race to develop a vaccine ()

London 27th March 2020:                       At least 30 companies and                       academic institutions, biotech startups and                       large pharmaceutical companies such as Johnson & Johnson and                       Sanofi on vaccines. Scientists have                       already examined the entire genome of the virus and                       found the proteins that made the infection                       cause. We believe that a number of                       Biotech companies, including Gilead […]

The race to develop a vaccine ()

London 27th March 2020:                       At least 30 companies and                       academic institutions, biotech startups and                       large pharmaceutical companies such as Johnson & Johnson and                       Sanofi on vaccines. Scientists have                       already examined the entire genome of the virus and                       found the proteins that made the infection                       cause. We believe that a number of                       Biotech companies, including Gilead […]