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Spanish elections doubts can reduce spreads between Spain and Portugal

Spanish Elections Doubts Can Reduce Spreads Between Spain And Portugal

Growth in Spain remains strong but the country can withstand some political instability before the results of snap elections that will be held on 28 April. As reported by analysts at Julius Baer, “polls are indicating a hung parliament, but shifts in party policies could enable both a centre-left and a centre-right coalition government to be formed.” The spread difference between Portugal’s and Spain’s 10-year government bonds currently stands at 30 basis points.