Tag Archives: Germany

Das ist nicht gut!

Good Morning from #Germany which may already entered recession. Catastrophic fall in industrial production in Q4 — after neg GDP growth in Q3—has raised fears that Germany is in technical recession. Fed Stat Office will publish 1st estimate. Would be … Continue reading

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Deutsche Bank, Again

Whenever we see markets tanking as they have been for the past few days with the Dow down almost 1,000 points (3.7 percent) since Friday’s close, we think counterparty risk may be spooking traders and investors.   We suspect, and we … Continue reading

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How voters in Germany turned against Angela Merkel – FT

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As Everyone Looks Right, Germany Is Swinging Left

This is stunning and a shocker. The support for Germany’s Green Party has doubled since the beginning of the year, while the right-wing Alternative for Germany (AfD), after peaking in the summer, is right back where it was.   The AfD, … Continue reading

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German Crisis Escalates: Merkel Government In Trouble

DEFINITELY NOT PRICED! Horst Seehofer, the German interior minister, has set Angela Merkel an ultimatum, saying he would resign unless the chancellor acceded to his demands for tougher controls on the German border. …That could lead to the collapse of Ms … Continue reading

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Scheisse!

Angerannt, abgeprallt – und dann abgestraft  – Der Spiegel South Korea eliminating Germany with Titanic music is the best thing you will watch this week. #WorldCup pic.twitter.com/RJtkpGJjQx — World Cup (@FlFAWC2018) June 27, 2018

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Best Clutch Goal Of World Cup, So Far

What a great match between Germany and Sweden yesterday.  The Germans won it in last minute with this goal.  Super entertaining!  The best thing you’ll watch all day! pic.twitter.com/pxxKJ1L9CP — FIFA World Cup (@worIdcupfan) June 23, 2018

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SPD To Get German Finance Ministry

Breaking. Angela Merkel has agreed with Social Democrats on a new coalition German government. Political leaders in Germany have reportedly reached a breakthrough in talks to form a new coalition government, following months of uncertainty after elections in September failed … Continue reading

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Angela Lives!

At least to fight another day and the final round of negotiations to form a collation government with the Social Democrats (SPD).   Not a done deal just yet. . The euro/$ is quite muted and coming off tonight’s opening … Continue reading

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