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By | January 25, 2024

Norway’s central bank has kept its benchmark interest rate at 4.5%, as expected, and said the cost of borrowing was likely to stay at that level “for some time ahead”.

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The economic prospects for Norway do not appear to have changed materially since December, Norges Bank’s monetary policy committee said.

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Norges Bank’s governor Ida Wolden Bache said:

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The committee assesses that the policy rate is now sufficiently high to return inflation to target within a reasonable time horizon.

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Monetary policy is having a tightening effect, and the economy is cooling down.

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At the same time, business costs have increased considerably in recent years, and continued high wage growth and the crown depreciation through 2023 will likely restrain disinflation.

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In December, the central bank raised rates in a surprise move, even though inflation had slowed. Norway’s core inflation was 5.5% in December, a 15-month low, down from a peak of 7% last June, but still above the central bank’s 2% target.

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Economists are expecting a rate cut between July and September and another one in the final three months of 2024, which would bring the benchmark rate down to 4% by the end of the year.

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In the UK, the bike and car parts retailer Halfords said sales in December were much weaker than in October and November. It explained that mild and wet weather affected demand for winter products and brought fewer people into its stores, while cash-strapped customers reined in spending in the run-up to Christmas.

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Sales of car products fell 15.3% in December, after averaging 10.2% in October and November on a like-for-like basis (at stores open at least a year). However in January sales growth returned to those levels as conditions normalised, Halfords said.

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Group revenues grew by 2% in the 13 weeks to 29 December. However, cycling and consumer tyres were “performing significantly worse than anticipated and have weakened in Q3”. Sales of bikes and accessories slid 1.2% in the quarter.

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Halfords said it performed better than the cycling market as a whole, with kids bikes sales up 5% in December. Volumes in the cycling and consumer tyres markets are below pre-pandemic levels by 28% and 14% respectively.

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The company is cutting costs of £35m this year, more than previously flagged, and announced a partnership with the specialist tyre distributor Bond International.

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Graham Stapleton, the chief executive, said:

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Trading in Q4 has begun strongly and we remain focused on everything that we can control, with a number of initiatives underway to achieve further efficiencies within the business, as well as investing in areas where we see real opportunities for future growth.

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In Germany, business confidence worsened in January, as Europe’s biggest economy remains weak.

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The closely watched business climate index from the Munich-based Ifo institute fell to 85.2 from 86.3 in December.

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The institute’s president Clemens Fuest said:

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Companies assessed their current situation as worse. Their expectations for the months ahead were also once again more pessimistic. The German economy is stuck in recession.

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Technically, Germany dodged a recession at the end of last year (defined by two or more consecutive quarters of contraction). In the final quarter of last year, the German economy shrank by 0.3%, compared with the previous quarter, when output flatlined.

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But the economy contracted by 0.3% in 2023 and is on track for its first two-year recession since the early 2000s amid the impact of higher energy costs and weaker industrial demand.

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🇩🇪 ifo Business Climate Index Falls – The ifo Business Climate Index fell to 85.2 points in January, down from 86.3 points in December. German economy is stuck in recession.#ifosurvey@KlausWohlrabe @FuestClemens pic.twitter.com/3cFSGVu0or

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The boss of the London estate agents Foxtons, Guy Gittins, hailed a “transformational year” following a turnaround plan, as it reported higher overall revenues and profits, although revenues in its sales business continued to slide.

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Sales revenues fell by 14% last year from 2022 while the market slumped by 22%, according to Foxtons. It said it has gone into 2024 with an under-offer pipeline far ahead of last year and expects year-on-year sales revenue growth in the first quarter, and further growth through the year.

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Things have improved in recent weeks. The firm explained:

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Buyer demand has grown as mortgage rates have begun to normalise, with good levels of growth seen in recent weeks as the first mortgage products are released with rates below 4% since the September 2022 mini-budget. Any sustained reduction in interest rates is expected to spur significant further growth in buyer demand.

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Total revenues rose 5% to £147m last year while adjusted operating profit edged higher to £14m from £13.9m.

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Gittins, the chief executive, has invested in the lettings business, which makes up 70% of group revenues and grew by 16%, delivering more than £100m revenue for the first time. In bad news for tenants, “rents are expected to stabilise and remain at historically elevated levels.”

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Gittins, who returned to Foxtons (where he started his career) in September 2022 after running rival Chestertons, said:

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2023 has been a transformational year for Foxtons, following the implementation of a refreshed strategy and operational turnaround plan.

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We have delivered a year of market share growth and have ended the year with revenue and adjusted operating profit ahead of market expectations; our operational upgrades and investment in fee earners, training, data and brand, coupled with a return to driving innovation in the industry, are now consistently delivering material benefits to our competitiveness and market positioning, helping us to end 2023 as the UK’s fastest growing large lettings and sales agency brand.

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Dr Martens has been hit by lower sales in the US, as cash-strapped consumers refused to splash out for Christmas.

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The British bootmaker said sales made directly to customers fell 3% in the three months to the end of December, its third quarter, and wholesale revenues tumbled 46%. Overall group revenues were down 18%.

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The company, which was founded in 1960 in Northamptonshire, is still expecting a decline of nearly 10% over the full year (“high single-digit percentage”).

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Kenny Wilson, the chief executive, said:

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This was driven by a weak USA performance, as expected. Trading in the quarter was volatile and we saw a softer December in line with trends across the industry. Whilst the consumer environment remains challenging, we are taking action to continue to grow our iconic brand and invest in our business.

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Good morning, and welcome to our rolling coverage of business, the financial market and the world economy.

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The next UK government will face the toughest tax and spending decisions in 70 years, according to a leading think tank.

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The Institute for Fiscal Studies said a combination of high interest rates and weak growth means whoever wins the general election later this year will find it “more difficult to reduce debt as a fraction of national income than in any parliament since at least the 1950s.”

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It warned that Jeremy Hunt’s much-predicted budget tax cuts – he will unveil the budget on 6 March – risk being reversed or paid for by spending cuts, and urged the Conservative and Labour parties to “level” with voters before polling day.

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Chinese stocks rallied after a cut in Chinese bank reserve requirements, releasing about a trillian yuan for lending. The Shanghai Composite rose 3%, after hitting a four-year low on Monday, and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng was up 2% while Japan’s Nikkei was little changed. Investors have been selling Chinese equities for months, amid worries about the sluggish economy and the country’s property crisis.

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The European Central Bank is meeting today and will announce its interest rate decision at lunchtime. It is not expected to change its main interest rate of 4.5%. Minutes from the December meeting showed policymakers were pushing back on aggressive market expectations for rate cuts, and ECB president Christine Lagarde is likely to face questions on their timing during the press conference.

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Last week, she said the central bank could cut rates in the summer, during an interview with Bloomberg at the World Economic Forum in Davos.

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The Agenda

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  • 9am GMT: Germany Ifo business confidence for January

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  • 11am GMT: UK CBI retail sales survey for January

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  • 1.15pm GMT: ECB interest rate decision (forecast: no change)

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  • 1.30pm GMT: US Durable goods for December (forecast: 1.1%)

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  • 1.30pm GMT: US GDP for Q4 (forecast: 2%)

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  • 1.45pm GMT: ECB press conference

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  • 3pm GMT: US New home sales for December

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Hauptveranstaltungen

Die Norges Bank lässt die Zinsen unverändert und bleibt „für einige Zeit“ auf diesem Niveau.

Die norwegische Zentralbank beließ ihren Leitzins wie erwartet bei 4,5 % und sagte, die Kreditkosten würden wahrscheinlich „noch einige Zeit“ auf diesem Niveau bleiben.

Die wirtschaftlichen Aussichten für Norwegen scheinen sich seit Dezember nicht wesentlich verändert zu haben, sagte der geldpolitische Ausschuss der Norges Bank.

Gouverneur der Norges Bank Ida Wolden Bache er sagte:

Der Ausschuss geht davon aus, dass der Leitzins nun hoch genug ist, um die Inflation innerhalb eines angemessenen Zeithorizonts wieder auf den Zielwert zurückzuführen.

Die Geldpolitik wirkt restriktiv und die Wirtschaft kühlt sich ab.

Gleichzeitig sind die Unternehmenskosten in den letzten Jahren erheblich gestiegen und ein anhaltend hohes Lohnwachstum sowie die Abwertung der Krone bis 2023 dürften die Desinflation bremsen.

Im Dezember erhöhte die Zentralbank überraschend die Zinsen, obwohl sich die Inflation verlangsamt hatte. Norwegens Kerninflation lag im Dezember bei 5,5 %, einem 15-Monats-Tief, unter dem Höchststand von 7 % im vergangenen Juni, aber immer noch über dem 2 %-Ziel der Zentralbank.

Ökonomen erwarten eine Zinssenkung zwischen Juli und September und eine weitere in den letzten drei Monaten des Jahres 2024, wodurch der Leitzins bis zum Jahresende auf 4 % sinken würde.

Halfords leidet unter sinkenden Weihnachtsverkäufen

In Großbritannien der Fahrrad- und Autoteilehändler Halfords sagte, die Verkäufe im Dezember seien deutlich schwächer ausgefallen als im Oktober und November. Er erklärte, dass das milde, nasse Wetter die Nachfrage nach Winterprodukten beeinträchtigt habe und weniger Menschen in seine Geschäfte lockte, während finanzschwache Kunden ihre Ausgaben in der Vorweihnachtszeit zurückhielten.

Der Umsatz mit Automobilprodukten ging im Dezember um 15,3 % zurück, nach durchschnittlich 10,2 % im Oktober und November auf vergleichbarer Basis (in Geschäften, die seit mindestens einem Jahr geöffnet sind). Im Januar sei das Umsatzwachstum jedoch auf dieses Niveau zurückgekehrt, als sich die Bedingungen normalisierten, sagte Halfords.

Der Konzernumsatz stieg in den 13 Wochen bis zum 29. Dezember um 2 %. Allerdings entwickelten sich Fahrrad- und Verbraucherreifen „deutlich schlechter als erwartet und schwächten sich im dritten Quartal ab.“ Der Verkauf von Fahrrädern und Zubehör ging im Quartal um 1,2 % zurück.

Halfords gab an, dass das Unternehmen besser abschnitt als der Fahrradmarkt insgesamt, wobei die Verkäufe von Kinderfahrrädern im Dezember um 5 % stiegen. Die Volumina auf den Fahrrad- und Verbraucherreifenmärkten liegen um 28 % bzw. 14 % unter dem Niveau vor der Pandemie.

Das Unternehmen senkt die Kosten in diesem Jahr um 35 Millionen Pfund, mehr als zuvor angekündigt, und hat eine Partnerschaft mit dem Reifenspezialisten Bond International angekündigt.

Graham Stapleton, der Vorstandsvorsitzende, sagte:

Der Handel im vierten Quartal hat gut begonnen und wir konzentrieren uns weiterhin auf alles, was wir kontrollieren können. Wir haben eine Reihe von Initiativen gestartet, um die Effizienz des Geschäfts zu steigern und in Bereiche zu investieren, in denen wir echte Chancen für zukünftiges Wachstum sehen.

Ein Halfords-Laden.
Ein Halfords-Laden. Fotografie: Halfords/PA

In der deutschen Industrie verbesserten sich die Geschäftserwartungen, blieben aber pessimistisch. Der Auftragsbestand geht weiterhin zurück, wenn auch weniger schnell als zum Jahresende.

Das Geschäftsklima im Dienstleistungssektor trübte sich erheblich ein, im Handel fiel der Index auf den niedrigsten Stand seit Oktober 2022. Auch im Baugewerbe sank der Geschäftsklimaindex weiter.

Das Vertrauen der deutschen Wirtschaft verschlechtert sich

In Deutschland verschlechterte sich das Geschäftsklima im Januar, da Europas größte Volkswirtschaft weiterhin schwach ist.

Der Geschäftsklimaindex des Münchner Ifo-Instituts fiel von 86,3 im Dezember auf 85,2.

Der Präsident des Instituts Clemens Fuest er sagte:

Die Unternehmen beurteilten ihre aktuelle Lage schlechter. Auch ihre Erwartungen für die kommenden Monate waren erneut pessimistischer. Die deutsche Wirtschaft steckt in der Rezession fest.

Technisch gesehen konnte Deutschland Ende letzten Jahres eine Rezession (definiert durch zwei oder mehr aufeinanderfolgende Kontraktionsquartale) vermeiden. Im Schlussquartal des vergangenen Jahres schrumpfte die deutsche Wirtschaft im Vergleich zum Vorquartal, als sich die Produktion stabilisierte, um 0,3 %.

Aber die Wirtschaft schrumpfte im Jahr 2023 um 0,3 % und ist aufgrund der Auswirkungen höherer Energiekosten und einer schwächeren Industrienachfrage auf dem Weg zu ihrer ersten zweijährigen Rezession seit Anfang der 2000er Jahre.

🇩🇪 ifo Business Climate Index Falls – The ifo Business Climate Index fell to 85.2 points in January, down from 86.3 points in December. German economy is stuck in recession.#ifosurvey@KlausWohlrabe @FuestClemens pic.twitter.com/3cFSGVu0or

— ifo Institut (@ifo_Institut) January 25, 2024

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Foxtons profitiert von Vermietungen, da die Verkaufserlöse zurückgehen

Der Chef der Londoner Immobilienmakler Foxtons, Guy Gittinsbegrüßte nach einem Turnaround-Plan ein „Jahr der Transformation“, da das Unternehmen insgesamt höhere Umsätze und Gewinne meldete, obwohl die Umsätze im Vertriebsgeschäft weiter zurückgingen.

Laut Foxtons gingen die Umsatzerlöse im vergangenen Jahr im Vergleich zu 2022 um 14 % zurück, während der Markt um 22 % zurückging. Das Unternehmen sagte, es sei mit einer Unterversorgungspipeline in das Jahr 2024 gestartet, die weit über dem Vorjahr liege, und erwarte ein jährliches Umsatzwachstum im ersten Quartal und weiteres Wachstum im Laufe des Jahres.

Die Dinge haben sich in den letzten Wochen verbessert. Das Unternehmen erklärte:

Die Käufernachfrage ist gestiegen, da sich die Hypothekenzinsen zu normalisieren beginnen, wobei in den letzten Wochen ein gutes Wachstum zu verzeichnen war, da die ersten Hypothekenprodukte mit Zinssätzen unter 4 % seit dem Minibudget vom September 2022 auf den Markt kommen. Es wird erwartet, dass eine nachhaltige Senkung der Zinssätze der Fall sein wird ein deutliches zusätzliches Wachstum der Käufernachfrage anregen.

Der Gesamtumsatz stieg im vergangenen Jahr um 5 % auf 147 Mio. £, während der bereinigte Betriebsgewinn von 13,9 Mio. £ auf 14 Mio. £ stieg.

Gittins, der Vorstandsvorsitzende, investierte in das Vermietungsgeschäft, das 70 % des Konzernumsatzes ausmacht und um 16 % wuchs, wodurch erstmals ein Umsatz von über 100 Millionen Pfund erzielt wurde. Eine schlechte Nachricht für die Mieter ist, dass „sich die Mieten voraussichtlich stabilisieren und auf einem historisch hohen Niveau bleiben werden.“

Gittins, der im September 2022 nach Foxtons (wo er seine Karriere begann) zurückkehrte, nachdem er den Rivalen betreut hatte Chestertonser sagte:

2023 war für Foxtons ein Jahr des Wandels, nachdem eine erneuerte Strategie und ein operativer Wiederherstellungsplan umgesetzt wurden.

Wir haben ein Jahr voller Marktanteilszuwächse erzielt und das Jahr mit Umsatz und bereinigtem Betriebsgewinn abgeschlossen, die über den Markterwartungen lagen; Unsere betrieblichen Verbesserungen und Investitionen in Vergütung, Schulung, Daten und Marke sowie die Rückkehr zur Förderung von Innovationen in der Branche liefern nun durchweg wesentliche Vorteile für unsere Wettbewerbsfähigkeit und Marktpositionierung und helfen uns, das Jahr 2023 als am schnellsten wachsende Marke großer Unternehmen im Vereinigten Königreich abzuschließen Vermietungs- und Verkaufsagentur.

Ein Immobilienmakler von Foxtons in London.
Ein Immobilienmakler von Foxtons in London. Fotografie: Henry Nicholls/Reuters

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Dr. Martens leidet unter geringeren US-Umsätzen

Dr Martens wurde durch geringere Umsätze in den USA beeinträchtigt, da finanzschwache Verbraucher sich weigerten, an Weihnachten Geld auszugeben.

Der britische Stiefelhersteller gab an, dass die direkt an Kunden getätigten Verkäufe in den drei Monaten bis Ende Dezember, dem dritten Quartal, um 3 % zurückgegangen seien und der Großhandelsumsatz um 46 % gesunken sei. Der Gesamtumsatz der Gruppe ging um 18 % zurück.

Das 1960 in Northamptonshire gegründete Unternehmen rechnet weiterhin mit einem Rückgang von fast 10 % auf Jahressicht („hohe einstellige Zahlen“).

Kenny WilsonDer Geschäftsführer sagte:

Ausschlaggebend dafür war erwartungsgemäß eine schwache US-Leistung. Der Handel im Quartal war volatil und wir erlebten einen schwächeren Dezember, der den Branchentrends entsprach. Während das Verbraucherumfeld weiterhin herausfordernd ist, unternehmen wir Schritte, um unsere ikonische Marke weiterzuentwickeln und in unser Geschäft zu investieren.

Dr. Martens Stiefel.
Dr. Martens Stiefel. Fotografie: Dr. Martens/PA

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Labour wird auf der nächsten Wirtschaftskonferenz Pläne für die Stadt bekannt geben

Die Labour Party wird ihre ausverkaufte Geschäftskonferenz nächste Woche nutzen, um die politischen Pläne der Partei für die Stadt zu enthüllen, wie der Guardian verraten kann, während sie versucht, Hunderte von britischen Führungskräften vor den Parlamentswahlen für sich zu gewinnen.

Mehr als 500 Chefs aus allen Finanzbereichen Großbritanniens werden sich am 1. Februar in London zu der Veranstaltung versammeln, an der auch Oppositionsführer teilnehmen werden Sir Keir StarmerDein Schattenkanzler, Raquel Reevesund der Schattengeschäftssekretär, Jonathan ReynoldsSie planen, „den Unternehmen das Angebot der Labour Party vorzulegen“.

Die Partei hofft, dass die Konferenz – die im Herbst innerhalb von zwei Stunden ausverkauft war – ihr „Engagement, Hand in Hand mit der Geschäftswelt zusammenzuarbeiten“ demonstriert und sie als Gelegenheit nutzt, ihre geschäftspolitischen Pläne nach zwei großen Branchen bekannt zu geben. Einschätzungen.

Der Guardian geht davon aus, dass dies die lang erwartete Strategie der Labour Party für die Stadt umfassen und detailliert beschreiben wird, wie die Partei die Stärke des britischen Finanz- und Dienstleistungssektors im Wert von 275 Milliarden Pfund nutzen will.

Einleitung: Laut IFS steht die nächste britische Regierung vor der schlimmsten Haushaltslast seit 70 Jahren; Märkte warten auf Zinsentscheidung der EZB

Guten Morgen und willkommen zu unserer laufenden Berichterstattung über Wirtschaft, Finanzmärkte und die Weltwirtschaft.

Einer führenden Denkfabrik zufolge wird die nächste britische Regierung vor den schwierigsten Steuer- und Ausgabenentscheidungen seit 70 Jahren stehen.

Ö Institut für Finanzstudien sagte, eine Kombination aus hohen Zinssätzen und schwachem Wachstum bedeute, dass jeder, der später in diesem Jahr die Parlamentswahlen gewinnt, „größere Schwierigkeiten haben wird, die Schulden als Bruchteil des Nationaleinkommens zu reduzieren, als in jedem Parlament seit mindestens den 1990er Jahren.“ 1950“.

warnte davor Jeremy HuntDie mit Spannung erwarteten Steuersenkungen im Haushalt – er wird den Haushalt am 6. März vorstellen – laufen Gefahr, rückgängig gemacht oder durch Ausgabenkürzungen bezahlt zu werden, und er forderte die Konservativen und die Labour-Partei auf, vor dem Wahltag mit den Wählern „auf Augenhöhe“ zu sein.

Chinesische Aktien stiegen nach einer Senkung der Mindestreserveanforderungen der chinesischen Banken, wodurch rund eine Billion Yuan für die Kreditvergabe frei wurden. Der Shanghai Composite stieg um 3 %, nachdem er am Montag ein Vierjahrestief erreicht hatte, und der Hongkonger Hang Seng stieg um 2 %, während der japanische Nikkei kaum verändert blieb. Investoren haben seit Monaten chinesische Aktien verkauft, da sie sich Sorgen über die sich verlangsamende Wirtschaft des Landes und die Immobilienkrise machten.

Die Europäische Zentralbank tagt heute und wird zur Mittagszeit ihre Zinsentscheidung bekannt geben. Eine Änderung des Leitzinssatzes von 4,5 % ist nicht zu erwarten. Das Protokoll der Dezembersitzung zeigte, dass die politischen Entscheidungsträger angesichts der aggressiven Markterwartungen hinsichtlich Zinssenkungen und des EZB-Präsidenten einen Rückzieher machten Cristina Lagarde wird während der Pressekonferenz wahrscheinlich Fragen zu seinem Timing stellen.

Letzte Woche sagte sie in einem Interview mit Bloomberg beim Weltwirtschaftsforum in Davos, dass die Zentralbank die Zinsen im Sommer senken könnte.

Die Tagesordnung

  • 9 Uhr GMT: Deutschlands Ifo-Geschäftsklima für Januar

  • 11 Uhr GMT: CBI-Umfrage zu Einzelhandelsumsätzen in Großbritannien für Januar

  • 13:15 GMT: EZB-Entscheidung zu den Zinssätzen (Prognose: keine Änderung)

  • 13:30 GMT: US-Gebrauchsgüter für Dezember (Prognose: 1,1 %)

  • 13:30 GMT: US-BIP für Q4 (Prognose: 2%)

  • 13:45 GMT: EZB-Pressekonferenz

  • 15:00 Uhr GMT: US-Neuhausverkäufe im Dezember

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