We are in bear markets.

For non-specialists, a bear market occurs when financial assets begin to fall structurally instead of rising as they should. Simply put, the investor loses money, which tends to put people in a bad mood, as very few investors have a sense of humor when it comes to their money. The reader cannot imagine the number … Read more

Easyjet reduces its flight capacity for this summer

As the holidays approach, airlines are facing “operational difficulties” including “traffic control delays and staff shortages,” Easyjet explains. The British low-cost airline Easyjet announced on Monday a reduction in its transport capacity this summer due to a serious shortage of personnel, in order to avoid chaos at airports as in recent weeks. “There will be … Read more

A recession in the United States is not “inevitable”, says the secretary of the Treasury

AFP, posted on Sunday, June 19, 2022 at 7:52 p.m. US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Sunday that a recession was “not inevitable” in the United States, days after another key rate hike by the US central bank sparked fears about the prospect of an economic contraction. . “I don’t think a recession is … Read more

The Fed raises its rate three-quarters of a point, the largest increase since 1994

The US central bank now expects inflation to be 5.2% this year, down from the 4.3% projected in March, and will therefore make further hikes at upcoming meetings in 2022. The central bank of the United States, surprised by the acceleration of inflation in May, at its highest level in more than forty years, raised … Read more

in May, consumer prices in France increased by 5.2% year-on-year

INSEE confirmed its first estimate on Wednesday morning. strong in Europe, tallest in the United States, inflation is also massive in France. This Wednesday, INSEE published its final estimate of the consumer price index for May. This confirms his first analysis, published two weeks ago. “For a year, consumer prices increased by 5.2%, after +4.8% … Read more

interest rates are on the rise, France’s above 2%

These strong increases are in line with an aggressive message from the European Central Bank and the acceleration of inflation in the United States. Interest rates on government bonds continued to rise on Monday, with the French 10-year yield topping 2%, a level not seen since 2014, under pressure from inflation that raised fears of … Read more

interest rates are on the rise, France’s above 2%

These strong increases are in line with an aggressive message from the European Central Bank and the acceleration of inflation in the United States. Interest rates on government bonds continued to rise on Monday, with the French 10-year yield topping 2%, a level not seen since 2014, under pressure from inflation that raised fears of … Read more

beware of “too optimistic” use of Banque de France models, warns the governor

“If France were to spend too much and have to borrow even more, it would inspire less confidence in its lenders and the cost of its debt could rise rapidly,” François Villeroy de Galhau insisted this morning. Two days before the first round of legislative elections, the governor of the Banque de France warned on … Read more

beware of “too optimistic” use of Banque de France models, warns the governor

“If France were to spend too much and have to borrow even more, it would inspire less confidence in its lenders and the cost of its debt could rise rapidly,” François Villeroy de Galhau insisted this morning. Two days before the first round of legislative elections, the governor of the Banque de France warned on … Read more