The EU launches its debut bond sale for the SURE programme
Strategists suggest fading the recent drop in 30y euro vega amid expectations callable supply will recede into year-end.
Traders discuss whether increased longs and more supply could hit Bunds.
The euro new issue pipeline has a dozen names expected to price in the near future
BEs reluctantly rode the risk on move spurred by better retail sale today amid an otherwise tranquil trade. Attention shifts to 5y TIPS auction.
Bunds are in positive territory heading for the weekend, along with swaps. Bank mull SURE's upcoming bond issuance.
Headlines from a rare anti-UK French PM has left negotiators needing to throw a sprat to catch a Macron. Gilts spiked on the Brexit news. 5y IRS flow.
BEs followed the ebb and flow with broader risk tone, ultimately ending mixed but little changed. Treasury announced new 5y TIPS.
European inflation had an up and down day with traders reporting good demand for French supply, but pressure from the equity sell off.
A barrage of USD issues from big EUR funders left as quickly as it arrived as SURE supply in EUR looms. China sold its first 144a in 24 years.