EU banks could increase their carry trades in response to new rules insulating them from reporting fair value in response to movements in their sovereign bond holdings, according to a report from Fitch Ratings, with the risk that it could reinforce the sovereign-bank nexus that contributed to the last European sovereign debt crisis.

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