Category Archives: ECB

The ECB’s bond-buying program was a flop, and that’s perilous for the eurozone

The ECB’s bond-buying program was a flop, and that’s perilous for the eurozone – MarketWatch https://www.marketwatch.com/story/the-ecbs-bond-buying-program-was-a-flop-and-thats-perilous-for-the-eurozone-2018-09-21?siteid=rss&rss=1 Re-posted from Market Watch. Geoff Geoff Comments: Not successful, nor helpful…

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State of European Banks: The ECB View vs Reality

State of European Banks: The ECB View vs Reality – Mish Talk https://moneymaven.io/mishtalk/economics/state-of-european-banks-the-ecb-view-vs-reality-aNYLgio_z06rBjmFWcMwIg/ Re-posted from Mish Talk. Geoff Geoff Comments: The EU Banks and the ECB are living in Fantasy-land…

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Italy Gives ECB An Ultimatum: “Guarantee” Bond Spreads Or “Euro Will Be Dismantled”

Italy Gives ECB An Ultimatum: “Guarantee” Bond Spreads Or “Euro Will Be Dismantled” | Zero Hedge https://www.zerohedge.com/news/2018-08-13/italy-gives-ecb-ultimatum-guarantee-bond-spreads-or-euro-will-be-dismantled Re-posted from Zero Hedge. Geoff Geoff Comments: Just as the EU is threatened by Turkey’s instability, Italy threatens blackmail…

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ECB Fears Contagion from Turkish Lira Collapse, Bank Stocks Plunge

ECB Fears Contagion from Turkish Lira Collapse, Bank Stocks Plunge | Wolf Street https://wolfstreet.com/2018/08/10/bbva-bnp-unicredit-european-banks-plunge-ecb-contagion-turkey-lira/ Re-posted from Wolf Street. Geoff Geoff Comments: Of course, all EU banks hold debt from all other members… A collapse in one may be the end … Continue reading

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