Euro Crisis: Should I Cancel My Trip?

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  • France Suggests No Mistral Delivery – Yet - Moscow Times
    France Says Conditions Still Not Met to Deliver Warship to Russia - New York Times
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  • Hedge Funds Expose Argentina to $14 Billion Payment Risk - BusinessWeek
    Hedge Funds Expose Argentina to $14 Billion Payment Risk - HedgeCo
    10/23/2014 - 6:48 am | View Link
  • Europe Factors to Watch-Shares set to dip; Total eyed - Reuters UK
    European shares dip early; Total falls after CEO dies - Reuters
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  • Hedge Funds Expose Argentina to $14 Billion Payment Risk
    The relative calm in Argentina’s debt markets since its default in July may be shattered as the risk increases that holders of $14 billion in bonds will ask for their money back immediately, according to Bank of America Corp.
    10/23/2014 - 6:30 am | View Link
    Here's the problem: Selling weapons systems to a country that might one day turn them against your allies, partners, or even your own forces is a risky proposition.
    10/21/2014 - 6:37 pm | View Link
  • U.S. trader allegedly manipulated commodities futures prices
    U.S. authorities have charged a high frequency trader for allegedly manipulating commodities futures prices in the first federal prosecution brought under an anti-spoofing provision that was created by the post-crisis regulatory reform in the U.S., Dodd-Frank.
    10/18/2014 - 9:07 pm | View Link
  • Wall Street attempts to navigate the era of ‘Yellen put’
    A recent side effect of the Fed chair?s policies has been the dumping of stocks, commodities and junk bonds.
    10/17/2014 - 5:29 pm | View Link
  • German bond yields hit record low after ZEW fuels growth scare
    * Germany's ZEW turns negative for first time since 2012 * QE hopes cushion the blow for Spain, Italy * ECB bond-buying faces challenge in top court LONDON, Oct 14 (Reuters) - German government bond yields hit a new record low on Tuesday as a monthly gauge of economic sentiment reinforced fears the euro zone's engine may be slipping towards recession.
    10/14/2014 - 10:39 am | View Link
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  • Why the euro zone crisis is at the heart of Amazon’s German warehouse strike
    More importantly, crisis countries were barred from using the export route ... Just last month, a similar strike against Lufthansa at Germany’s major airports forced the airline to cancel some 1,700 flights. German inequality, while still relatively ...
    05/14/2013 - 4:47 pm | View Link
  • Covered Bonds Avoid Euro-Crisis Chaos
    So far in the euro crisis, no covered bond holder has been asked to take ... according to a spokesperson at Bank of Cyprus. A decision to cancel Laiki’s outstanding €1.15 billion bond has been postponed, the bank said Thursday. Analysts say that ...
    04/4/2013 - 1:26 am | View Link
  • Bankers bash each other in battle for the euro
    More from GlobalPost: Euro crisis dispute takes center stage in Germany ... Wrangling at ECB headquarters in Frankfurt forced Draghi to cancel his attendance at an international bankers' meeting in Jackson Hole, Wyoming this week. Details of the plan ...
    09/2/2012 - 2:38 pm | View Link
  • Euro near 7-week high, Aussie still fragile
    Traders said news that European Central Bank President Mario Draghi was too busy to attend Friday's Jackson Hole meeting of central bankers had renewed hopes he could announce a long-awaited plan to tackle the region's debt crisis at the ECB's Sept.
    08/29/2012 - 7:57 am | View Link
  • Analyst: Despite Greek vote, euro crisis far from over
    The result forestalled what financial analysts had most feared — a victory for Syriza, a leftist party that wanted to cancel the terms of the bailout, speeding Greece toward an exit from the euro and the world economy toward an unpredictable shock.
    06/17/2012 - 9:00 pm | View Link
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  • Euro Area Debt Crisis by Megan Greene | News and views on ...
    News and views on the euro area's debt crisis (by Megan Greene)
    10/30/2014 - 5:43 am | View Website
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    10/30/2014 - 1:47 am | View Website
  • What Is The Euro Crisis ? A simple explanation! Money Bulldog
    So what is the Euro Crisis? The Euro crisis may seem a bit baffling to some but actually the Euro crisis is no different from the debt crisis being faced by millions ...
    10/29/2014 - 10:48 pm | View Website
  • Weidmann’s Unheil: The Euro Zone Crisis Isn’t Over |
    A Comprehensive Interview with the ECB Dissenter. Jens Weidmann, president of the German Bundesbank, is well-known for his disdain of the ECB’s unconventional ...
    10/29/2014 - 5:12 pm | View Website
  • Euro Pacific Capital | Euro Pacific Capital
    An investment firm led by Peter Schiff that helps retail and institutional investors diversify out of the U.S. dollar.
    10/29/2014 - 8:29 am | View Website
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