ECB Intervention Update: Steamrolled

ECB intervention half-life: 30 minutes. BTPs are now at day lows, with the cash price on the 10 Year dropping to just above 87. Next support is last week's record low in the 82s. However, with one Super Mario brother certainly more friendly toward the other, Goldman planted one, we are confident the ECB will bring ze Germans to a boiling point before it ceases trying to offset the unstoppable plunge in Italian bonds.