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Tag Archives: Silvio Berlusconi

European Banks recapitalization: Italy falls?

¬†On the Contrary, Belgium and Portugal become happier places..   Italian Default Probabilities Rise exponentially overnight even as Belgium and Portugal enjoy good fortune and the Eurozone investors keeps saying … Continue reading

November 9, 2011 · 5 Comments

European Banks recapitalization: Berlusconi close to leaving, coalition to rule Greece

Greece and Portugal folded when yield on bonds closed above 6% in their case or closer to 7%. ITalian 10 year bond yields hit 6.68% on Monday even as ECB … Continue reading

November 8, 2011 · 5 Comments

European Sovereign Debt Crisis: Slashing Greek Debt

The EZ summit finally had a few results with Germany taking the expansion of EFSF to a German vote and Greek investors/banks being asked to absorb a 50% haircut on … Continue reading

October 27, 2011 · 2 Comments

The most delicate stack of dominoes | Global market linkages

  Global market correlations are upward of 70% as a domino effect starting Saturday morning across currency and in Asia today, i s unlikely to attract any fresh Cash back … Continue reading

August 8, 2011

The math of being broke III – The S&P problem with Debt projections

The agency S&P shared its preliminary rating with the Capitol on Friday where the Treasury showed it a deficit lower by $2 tln and S&P admitted to the mistakes which … Continue reading

August 6, 2011 · 2 Comments