22/05/2015 Possible IPO of ABN AMRO
The Dutch Minister of Finance has informed Parliament that he believes ABN AMRO is ready to start the next stage of preparations for a possible IPO.
15/05/2015 Global weekly: Strong fundamentals
Bond markets and equity markets, especially in Europe, continued to be volatile this week. We believe this volatility is temporary, as economic fundamentals remain strong.
08/05/2015 Global weekly: A chain reaction
In the past few weeks, markets across the board changed direction. In a chain reaction, the US dollar declined, oil prices increased, bond yields rose and equities fell. We believe this movement is temporary since underlying fundamentals remain strong.
01/05/2015 Global weekly: Against all odds
This week government bond yields rose, the euro/dollar rate changed direction and equity markets edged lower. This was partly caused by lower-than-expected US economic growth over the first quarter.
24/04/2015 Global weekly: Greece cornered
This week, Greek financial problems held European equity and bond markets under pressure. We expect an eventual agreement between Greece and the EU, maybe even before the end of May.