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GREECE/EC STANDOFF: Sensation as 'Samaras already had deal with Troika' leak hits European press

IS THE STORY CREDIBLE, & WHO LEAKED IT?

Person or persons unknown leaked the ‘news’ 48 hours ago that Antonis Samaras had aready extracted huge concessions from the country’s lenders in a secret deal completed last November. 836 more words

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EXCLUSIVE: BUNDESBANK UPS FOREIGN CURRENCY RESERVES SEVENFOLD

On the basis of new information, this piece replaces last night’s post

Is the Bundesbank planning to rain on Mario’s parade?

As Mario Draghi’s QE suicide mission limbers up, there are signs that the German Bundesbank still has other ideas…as do the Swiss – and the Chinese. 895 more words

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Quantitative Easing Strikes Again!

Journalists have been gleefully cracking out the ‘Mario Draghi’s big bazooka’ double entendres over the past week but, at some €60bn a month, his is indeed bigger than mine will ever be. 496 more words

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GREECE ANALYSIS: SYRIZA HITS GROUND RUNNING AS TSIPRAS BROKERS ANEL COALITION DEAL TO SEAL MAJORITY RULE

 Prime Minister Tsipras faces a cold dawn of Monday reality

In a rapid (and smart) move that demonstrates both energy and planning, Alexis Tsipras is this morning 95% of the way into a Coalition with ANEL – better known in the West as the Independent Greeks. 875 more words

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Syriza comes in first!

The scientific editors of Selecting Stones would like to take this opportunity to briefly congratulate Alexis Tsipras and Syriza for their stunning victory in Greece’s elections today. 172 more words

Notes

Draghi has the credibility of a mewling infant

“There needs to be a certain credibility,” opined Mario Draghi, President of the European Central Bank, as he launched outright Eurozone quantitative easing last Thursday. “Today, we’re showing that such credibility is deserved”. 1,255 more words

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