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How deflation would affect European markets

Europe’s struggle with deflation has had a negative impact on capital markets this autumn, but it could get even worse for investors if European price levels continue to fall like they did in Japan in the 1990s, says a new report from Sreekala Kochugovindan, strategist at Barclays Capital. 264 more words


Markets likely to shrug off audit of Euro banks

Some 25 European banks failed a “stress test” of their capital strength conducted by European authorities. Under a European Bank Authority healthcheck, 24 banks fell short of a target to hold common equity of 5.5% or more of their risk-weighted assets under a stressed three-year…

Some Results from This Month's Financial War Games

Earlier this month, “Financial War Games” were held in the United States and European Union. Here, the EU results as analyzed, and it seems they were anything but legit. 734 more words


Too Much to Handle: European Banks Fail Enhanced Stress Test

The European Central Bank and the European Banking Authority announced the results of a nearly yearlong assessment of the finances of 150 banks. 25 banks failed the stress test and 14 banks barely passed the test requiring these banks to strengthen their balance sheets. 206 more words

ECB's bank stress results, Oscar Taveras killed in car accident

  • 25 Eurozone banks fail in European Central Bank(ECB) stress test
  • ‘Cardinals’ outfielder Oscar Taveras killed in a car accident

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October 27, 2014

Stocks opened lower this morning. The Dow and SPX are currently down 25 pts & .34%, respectively. The more defensive sectors are modestly higher (consumer staples, telecom). 448 more words

ECB’s AQR identifies €53bn of new real estate NPLs, taking European tally to €370bn

The European Central Bank’s Asset Quality Review (AQRs) has identified a further €52.8bn in real estate non-performing loans (NPL) among the 130 participating banks, taking the total real estate NPLs as of the end of 2013 to €371.1bn. 869 more words