Category Archives: Debt and deficit in Europe

Will Spain and Italy pay their debt in time?

A quick easy one to round out the morning, markets are starting to fret when it comes to Spanish and Italian debt. The chart above demonstrates the Spanish and Italian 5 year CDS from the recent bond auctions. From Reuters: … Continue reading

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Nothing good ever comes from this….

Europe faces some dark times. Despite borrowing billions of Euro’s to cover debts but not assessing underlying government and economic fundamentals, coupled with the inability to deleverage their own economies, to put it mildly, isn’t a good thing. Below are … Continue reading

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Debt and deficit in Europe

Debt and deficit in Europe. How long until the markets realise that America is effectively a ‘Greece’ and they should treat it as such? That’s effectively the question of NYtimes columnist, Paul Krugman. If America is too big to fail, who could possibly bail them out? Continue reading

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