Tag Archives: European Sovereign Debt Crisis

“Next Year We’ll Be Watching America” – Jim Rogers

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Collapse of Euro a “Very Likely Scenario” – Spiegel

We posted yesterday that the Germans are starting to think out loud about the breakup of the Euro.  Here’s an excerpt and chart on the economic aftermath of a Eurozone split from the Der Spiegel piece, Collapse of Currency a … Continue reading

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RT CrossTalk: Euro-Lehmans

19 emergency meetings since the beginning of the crisis… What’s next for the eurozone? Will there be enough money to bail out Italy and Spain? How will the recent Greek elections echo in Brussels? CrossTalking with Augusto Lopez-Claros, Tom Conroy … Continue reading

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Weekly Eurozone Watch: Spreads Tighter

Key Data Points German 10-year Bund yield 14.4 bps higher; France 12.7 bps tighter; Italy 27.1 bps tighter; Spain 63.8 bps tighter; Portugal 117 bps tighter,  closes below 10% at 52 week low; Ireland 40 bps tighter; Italian and Spanish … Continue reading

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Spain’s fight to save regions

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G20 Puts Squeeze on EU Policymakers

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Weekly Eurozone Watch: Is Eurogeddon Exaggerated?

Key Data Points German 10-year Bund yield down 6 bps to 1.37 percent; France 28 bps tighter; Italy 9 bps tighter; Spain 10 bps wider; Belgium 21 tighter; Portugal 5 wider; Ireland 3 wider; Greece 113 wider; Large Eurozone banks … Continue reading

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Stratfor: Germany’s Eurozone Dilemma

It’s the politics, stupid!  Will the Germans and the rest of the core open up their checkbook to the periphery?  Doubtful. (click here if video is not observable)

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Weekly Eurozone Watch

Key Data Points A small bounce on Friday after a tough week; German 10-year closes at 1.427 percent; France 14 bps wider; Italy 39 bps wider; Spain 35 bps wider; Portugal 140 bps wider; Ireland 59 bps wider; Greece 448 … Continue reading

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Uneasy axis for Paris and Berlin

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