Category: Euroland in Crisis

June 18, 2012 Category: Euroland in Crisis

‘Drachmageddon’ Averted… But No Surprise

Believe it or not, Greece actually wants to stay within the Eurozone. ‘Drachamageddon’ has been averted… but it should be no surprise.

May 3, 2012 Category: Euroland in Crisis

The United States of Europe: Secret Plan to Create ‘Super-Powerful EU President’

A British newspaper has revealed what most discerning economic observers have long known: that the Eurocrats want to create a United States of Europe with a single president.

April 19, 2012 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Thoughts on Warren Buffett’s Recent European Shopping Spree

Here’s what you need to know about Warren’s Buffett’s recent shopping spree in Europe. The eight European stocks that Warren Buffett bought are…

October 5, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Putin Calls for New “Eurasian Union”

Here are the latest details on the coming Eurasian Union. Vladimir Putin, the Prime Minister of Russia, is intent on building a “Eurasian Union” of ex-Soviet states, according to an article in the Izvestia newspaper on Tuesday. Here’s the details…

September 20, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

S&P Downgrades Italy

Standard and Poor’s downgraded its unsolicited ratings on Italy by one notch to A/A-1 and kept its outlook on negative, a major surprise that threatens to add to concerns of contagion in the debt-stressed euro zone.

September 14, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Gold alert: An alarming update from Europe

A new trend in Austrian (and perhaps the rest of Europe’s) banking policies suggests that certain interested parties are attempting to control the sale and personal acquisition of gold/silver as safe haven assets. What we experienced first hand should be a wake up call for not just Europeans, but Americans as well.
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June 15, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Greece Shaken by Anti-Austerity Riots; Debt Fears Escalate

Editor’s Note: Today’s turmoil in Greece is continuing to roil the financial markets. The slide in the equity and energy markets today show the major impact that the Eurozone worries are having on investors.

March 24, 2011 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Will the Euro Survive or Will the Euro Collapse?

Will the Euro survive? Or will the Euro collapse? There are a lot of questions swirling around the debt-ridden Eurozone. Before I tell you my thoughts, let’s take a brief look at how all of this mess got started.

August 1, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Jerry Robinson Interviews Economist and Author, F. William Engdahl

Listen as Jerry Robinson talks with F. William Engdahl about his ground-breaking new book, Gods of Money: Wall Street and the Death of the American Century. You may be surprised by Mr. Engdahl’s take on the recent Euro crisis.

Category: Euroland in Crisis

Jerry Robinson Interviews Economist and Author, F. William Engdahl

Listen as Jerry Robinson talks with F. William Engdahl about his ground-breaking new book, Gods of Money: Wall Street and the Death of the American Century.

July 11, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Number of the Week: Euro Zone Debt Is Coming Due

Throughout the recession and recovery, many European banks have sought to sweep their problems under the carpet in the hopes that they could solve them in a better and more profitable future. Now, though, they’re running out of time.

July 5, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Germany focuses on cutting spending

Germany’s cabinet is poised this week to approve a 2011 budget as part of a four-year programme of public spending cuts meant to serve as an example to other European governments without jeopardising the country’s increasingly robust economic recovery.

June 23, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Asian millionaires overtake Europeans

The net wealth of Asian millionaires has eclipsed that of rich Europeans for the first time, largely because of the relative health of stock markets in Hong Kong, India and China last year, according to a new survey.

June 21, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Gold to Jump to Record $1,300 as Investors Shun Euro

Gold may climb to a record $1,300 an ounce this year as investment demand shifts from the euro and the dollar, said Bruce Ikemizu at Standard Bank Plc.

June 16, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Nightmare vision for Europe as EU chief warns ‘democracy could disappear’ in Greece, Spain and Portugal

Democracy could ‘collapse’ in Greece, Spain and Portugal unless urgent action is taken to tackle the debt crisis, the head of the European Commission has warned.

June 11, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Jim Rogers: Now May Be the Time to Buy the Euro

Everybody is so bearish about the euro that it looks like now is a good time to buy the single European currency, famous investor Jim Rogers told CNBC Thursday.

June 7, 2010 Category: Euroland in Crisis

Top Central Banks Not Planning Shift Out of Euro

Some of the world’s richest central banks will not stop investing in the euro, supporting its reserve status, despite the sovereign debt crisis hammering the euro zone’s currency, government sources said.