Italian 10-Year Bond Yield Soars in 2022 to Near Ten-Year High

Italian 10-Year BTP government bond yields soared in 2022 to a yield above 4.6%, adding 350bps since the start of the year and remaining close to near decade high of 4.8% touched on November 12th. Global central banks raising rates, including the ECB to soak up excess liquidity and fight inflation bonds around the world fell hard and yields rose. Additionally increased fiscal risk in the Italian economy pressured yields higher. Italy saw more political turmoil in 2022 which resulted … Continue reading “Italian 10-Year Bond Yield Soars in 2022 to Near Ten-Year High”