Category: Europe

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The ECB finally launched the QE

The question that many investors could make to them self is: Why so late? Why for last? In fact the other major central banks Fed, Boj, BoE, have launched similar QE many years ago and some of them has already finished the process creating millions of jobs. Let’s hope that the saying of Jesus: Blessed...

Waiting for the EUR/USD parity

Waiting for the EUR/USD parity

There are few doubts in the financial community that within this year the Eur/Usd pair will reach the parity. Well, I consider this event one of the most positive for Europe’s economy and I think the Euro strength is one of the major causes why Europe is in this economic and political situation. There are...

How can Europe get out of deflation ?

How can Europe get out from deflation ?

We are not more impressed by nominal negative rates in Europe. The last “surprise” was the German bond with a maturity of five years. Investors accepted to lend money to Germany for a -0.10 % nominal rate and a real rate much worse. Roubini has calculated that there are three thousand billion of bonds in...

How long will Greece stay in the euro zone

How long will Greece stay in the eurozone?

According to Alan Greenspan: “Not for long”. It seems that Greece exit is only a matter of time… Alan Geenspan seems to believe the story. In his last interview on BBC, he affirms that Greece will leave the euro-zone very soon if they don’t get another loan. He thinks that nobody is going to lend...

How low can the Turkish Lira go

How low can the Turkish Lira go ?

New lows for the Turkish Lira against the Usd. This seems to be connected to the attacks of the president Recep Tayyip Erdogan against the president of the National Central Bank Mr. Erdem Basci. M.r Basci seems to be under pressure for a further expansion of the monetary policy. Now the Turkish Lira is exchanged...