Euro Crisis: Should I Cancel My Trip?

In the last decade of the 20th century, the Turkish lira fell in value 1,000 times against the U.S. dollar, meaning that tourists returning to that country after several years found that any old money they still possessed since their last visit had become almost worthless.

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  • BUSINESS-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 1230 GMT / 8.30 AM ET - Reuters
    European Central Bank to weaken the euro have ... 815 words) + See also: - UKRAINE-CRISIS/RUSSIA ... has forced the French carrier to cancel 60 ...
    09/16/2014 - 10:52 am | View Link
  • Ruble Hits Low Against Dollar - Radio Free Europe
    EU, Kiev, Moscow gas talks suspended - UPI
    09/15/2014 - 5:50 am | View Link
  • Swiss options run thin as economy wilts - Turkish Weekly
    ... the wake of the 2008 financial crisis, keeping ... franc has been held stable against the euro and ... National Bank (SNB) will partially ...
    09/10/2014 - 4:48 am | View Link
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  • Markets resilient; defensives lose sheen
    Benchmark indices continue to maintain the upbeat trend with capital goods and bank shares leading the gains on better-than-expected GDP growth in the first quarter.
    09/1/2014 - 5:16 am | View Link
  • Hayman’s Bass Says Argentina Bond Trustee Is Failing Investors
    Kyle Bass, founder of hedge fund Hayman Capital Management LP, and a group of investors including George Soros’s Quantum Partners LP are suing BNY Mellon in London for failure to distribute 226 million euros ($298 million) of interest on Argentine debt.
    08/25/2014 - 4:52 pm | View Link
  • FTSE CLOSE: Footsie holds firm on easing of tensions over Ukraine
    London's FTSE 100 Index rallied by one per cent today as investors sought out bargains in the wake of the slump in markets caused by geopolitical tensions.
    08/11/2014 - 12:22 pm | View Link
  • The Eurozone’s So-Called Recovery Is a Bust
    It has lost a quarter of its economy since the onset of the euro crisis, and the talk now is that a lot of Greeks may never again find a place in what remains of it. The weakening euro will make Europe more competitive, he says, and inflation is below but near 2 percent, the bank’s target.
    08/11/2014 - 5:30 am | View Link
  • FTSE LIVE: Footsie holds firm on easing of tensions over Ukraine
    By mid session, the FTSE 100 index was 50.3 points higher at 6,617.7, having recently fallen to its lowest level since April due to a range of geopolitical pressures.
    08/11/2014 - 4:16 am | View Link
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  • 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
  • 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
  • Euro Crisis Far From Over, Stock Analysts Warn
    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 ... during the U.S. financial crisis. That threat has been dodged at least for now.
    06/17/2012 - 11:18 am | View Link
  • Evonik IPO decision on edge as euro zone crisis rages
    Some members want to cancel the IPO and others say it could go ahead but for ... "Investors like the equity story but they are spooked by the euro zone crisis, so Evonik will have to find a way around that," another financial source said.
    06/8/2012 - 6:39 am | View Link
  • What's next for Greece
    Syriza leader Alexis Tsipras vows that if European leaders continue to insist on austerity for Greece, the country will default on its debt and plunge Europe into its own economic crisis. "We will cancel all these austerity measures," he told CNN Wednesday.
    05/21/2012 - 7:51 am | 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)
    09/18/2014 - 1:50 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.
    09/18/2014 - 11:55 am | View Website
  • The Euro Crisis | Real Currencies
    The Euro crisis is not only a financial crisis. The financial crisis is used as a tool to further European integration. Most notably fiscal union: the surrender of ...
    09/18/2014 - 9:03 am | View Website
  • European Sovereign Debt Crisis: Overview, Analysis, and ...
    Hello Jason, I’ve read a lot of articles related to the EU debt crisis causes and effects, and “European Sovereign Debt Crisis: Overview, Analysis, and Timeline ...
    09/17/2014 - 8:22 am | View Website
  • European unemployment crisis | Economics Help
    Source: ECB Causes of European unemployment crisis. After falling to 7.5% in 2008, the prolonged recession of 2008-13, has caused a sharp rise in unemployment.
    09/17/2014 - 7:39 am | View Website
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