One for one...in holiday trading

The US and London markets are closed for the day, but continental European stocks toasted the NY year with some nice gains:

  • German Dax was up 1.02%
  • France CAC was up 0.41%
  • Italy FTSE MIB was up 1.73%
  • Spain's Ibex was up 0.71%
  • Euro Stoxx index was up 0.55%

The European bond yields were mostly lower:

  • Germany 0.189% -1.9BP
  • France 0.670%, -1.6 BP
  • Italy 1.743%, -7.3 BP
  • Portugal 3.705%, -5.9 BP
  • Spain 1.332%, -5.2 BP
  • Greeece 7.128%, +2.1 BP