Inflation

16 Jun: Inflation, IBOR and ESG key topics for global risk managers at EIB conference

(Source: European Investment Bank)

Global experts join 20th annual ALM and Risk Management Forum hosted by EIB Sharing best practice key to tackle economic turbulence Public banks agree on importance of IBOR reform and ESG standards

Financial experts from global public institutions discussed new challenges in the area of Asset and Liability management and risk management best practice at the 20th ALM and Risk Management Forum hosted by the European Investment Bank at its Luxembourg headquarters.

Best-practice experience, expected impacts related to the return of inflation, the introduction of IBOR and the increasing prominence of environmental, social and governance (ESG) …

30 Apr: Eurostat : Euro area annual inflation up to 1.6%

Source: Eurostat

Flash estimate – April 2021

Euro area annual inflation up to 1.6%

Euro area annual inflation is expected to be 1.6% in April 2021, up from 1.3% in March according to a flash estimate from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Looking at the main components of euro area inflation, energy is expected to have the highest annual rate in April (10.3%, compared with 4.3% in March), followed by services (0.9%, compared with 1.3% in March), food, alcohol & tobacco (0.7%, compared with 1.1% in March) and non-energy industrial goods (0.5%, compared with 0.3% in March).…