The second quarter was very disappointing in terms of GDP figures for Germany. The biggest European economy is facing tough times at the moment Russia imposes economic sanctions against the EU. 583 more words
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German 10-year bond yields fell below 1% this week, a record low for the eurozone country.
Investors seem more than eager to hand over their money to Berlin even as data on Thursday showed that the German economy contracted in the second quarter — the first time since 2013. 23 more words
Zero, zip, zilch, nada. In the second quarter, the euro zone stood still (pdf).
Stagnant GDP is a setback for the bloc’s slow but steady recovery from its devastating debt crisis—analysts were expecting another quarter of modest growth, akin to the unspectacular 0.2% average over the previous year. 263 more words
Investor confidence in Germany’s economy fell sharply in August, registering its biggest drop in more than two years, as sentiment took a dive amid the crisis in Ukraine and sanctions targeting Russia. 358 more words