ECB is no FED


Nordea with a worthwhile piece. Remember, where the EUR goes, AUD follows.

Risk sentiment remained fragile this week, with equities declining and credit spreads widening. In the Euro area, the risk of a 50bp rate hike has increased, but we are not convinced it will materialise. In the FX space, the GBP remains vulnerable.

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