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Stronger Eurozone Countries Prepare Plan B

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Weekly Eurozone Watch

Key Data Points German 10-year bund 26 bps lower; Italy 46 wider; Spain 88 wider; Portugal 31 wider; Italian and Spanish banks hit hard; Euro falls 3 percent. Commentary Short shelf life of last week’s policy placebo.  Nor countries making … Continue reading

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Europeans spooked by spectre of Greek default – Euronews

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Euro Fracture: A “Tea Party” Revolt?

Much has been written about the growing anger and political strife within the highly indebted European periphery.   The FT reports today about the growing anger and resentment in the countries financing the bailouts, Even among Brussels’ tightly-knit cadre of … Continue reading

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