A story out earlier that slipped under the radar but some of you might have seen German fin min quoted in interview with Bbg done yesterday but published today ECB does not have the instruments to fight deflation monetary policy … Continue reading
German finance minister Schaeuble, speaking in a Bloomberg interview and across the wires now: Says monetary policy can only buy time ECB has reached limit in helping euro area
German spokeswoman Marianne Kothe is on Bloomberg confirming comments made by Wolfgang Schaeuble, in a magazine article Sunday, that Germany is ready to consider further aid to Greece. She says that the comments re-affirm Germany’s position on Greece. Schaeuble said that … Continue reading
everything points to a broad pick-up in Germany Reuters reporting same old quotes from the fin min says he doesn’t want a German Europe wants a Europe that’s “relevant” in the world
Says Euro region states help cash strapped states to help themselves Granting governments more time to meet deficit targets means the time has to be used The French are always welcoming of being told what to do.
no danger of deflation in the Eurozone Here we go again. More of the mantra, just being quoted on Reuters Ukraine is the greatest geo-political risk, by a big margin, facing the economy EURUSD still unfazed at 1.3854
Some cheerleading from the German finance minister on the wires: France and Italy aren’t ‘wavering’ ‘Doesn’t know if Greece’ will need third program but can get more aid if conditions met Germany would be worse off without the euro Italy … Continue reading
Fin min answering students’ questions in Berlin. Bbg reporting Greece is making progress, economy is working better risks from German guarantees for Greece acceptable Greece no longer a threat for the euro