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  • German Finance Minister Wolfgang

    German Finance Minister Wolfgang

    Monday July 18, 2011 “Greece has gone a bit quiet for now, therefore also the euro….”  That’s how we...

     
  • Rupert Murdoch

    Rupert Murdoch

    Monday July 11, 2011 Greece has gone a bit quiet for now, therefore also the euro, so it’s lucky for us that another...

     
  • Greece and the euro

    Greece and the euro

    Monday July 4, 2011 Well, it’s all over.  Greece and the euro have been saved.  Again.  For some reason the Greek...

     
  • Let’s start with a few salient facts

    Let’s start with a few salient facts

    Monday June 27, 2011 It’s difficult to write about anything but Greece at the moment, even though their problems might...

     
  • Near Zero Interest Rates, Part Deux

    Near Zero Interest Rates, Part Deux

    Monday June 20, 2011 Near Zero Interest Rates, Part Deux In last week’s commentary we discussed the absurdity of a...

     
  • The key to all financial markets

    The key to all financial markets

    Monday June 13, 2011 We’re starting to feel that the key to all financial markets at the moment really can be found...

     
  • Weekend’s London press

    Weekend’s London press

    Monday June 6, 2011 Lately we’ve been writing quite a lot about the UK economy, even though it may appear no more than...

     
  • Headlines scream of potential chaos in economies

    Headlines scream of potential chaos in economies

    Tuesday May 31, 2011 Where has all the risk gone?  While headlines scream of potential chaos in economies around the world,...

     
  • The future course of sterling interest rates

    The future course of sterling interest rates

    Monday May 16, 2011 For anyone interested in the future course of sterling interest rates, and maybe also those of the US...

     
  • The online edition of the influential German news magazine

    The online edition of the influential German news magazine

    Monday May 9, 2011 As last week drew to a close, the markets were rattled by a report in the online edition of the influential...