While in Libya the situation comes to a head a State in North Africa -, oil prices respond to world’s highly volatile. This is confirmed by the sensitivity of the oil markets. It was yet to see that Libya will follow the example of Egypt and puts on more democracy. After all, Libya was ruled by the authoritarian ruling Muammar al-Gaddafi over 40 years and he admitted once any democratic aspirations. Entirely apart from the non-observance of human rights. In this respect also his departure proved to be a”bloody accordingly. And exactly these higher prices for crude oil are then, which contribute significantly to opinion of the European Central Bank (ECB) to an increase in the inflation, which is why the ECB is considering to take appropriate steps. So the futures already signaled the expectation that the ECB will raise the federal funds rate two or three steps from now one to 1.75 percent.
The ECB interest rate is the rate at the banks in Germany itself can refinance. These Assessment arose in January, when the ECB began to warn about inflation and increased the due for December Euribor contract by 1.3 to 1.97″, explains Klaus-Peter cherry, head of private wealth management at the ThomasLloyd group, which is headquartered in Zurich. Global financial services is active in the areas of investment banking, securities and investment management. Of ThomasLloyd clients include companies, financial intermediaries, institutional investors, high net worth individuals, but also several ten thousand conventional investors, since 2003 in a variety of innovative financial products group have invested. The Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (FAZ) writes, that more and more market participants believe a turn of interest still in the first half of the year for possible. The FAZ literally: The yield for the Euribor maturing in the June contract on three-month money is just under 1.5 percent.
Even if it is assumed that this value contains a risk premium, one is first Anticipated rate hike until June at the prices for the part”. This scenario can not shock ThomasLloyd investors”, explains the investment professional cherry. Ascribed to such situations, the Swiss Finanzdienstleister Thomas Lloyd has created the DuoZins bond? It offers the chance to combine the security and predictability of a fixed-income investment with the yield potential of a floating rate financial investment and thus on each market situation to be optimally prepared for investors. There is inflation protection also, because rising interest rate and repayment claim directly with the rate of inflation. When interest rate is 1.5 per cent (for the ten-year period) or a percent (for five years) higher interest rate granted, as each subordinate ECB policy rates.