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Chief economist update: The next generation
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 22 JUL 2020
... agree. Recall the fiscal funding disputes between "austere" countries, led by Germany, and the PIGS (Portugal, Italy, Greece, Spain) during the European sovereign debt crisis seven years before. ...it's the emerging fiscal union of the European Union. ...
Chief economist update: No escaping the inverted yield curve
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 4 MAY 2020
... curves and are now gradually relaxing restrictions. Among them: Australia, New Zealand, India, Italy, Spain, Germany, Greece, Iran and Saudi Arabia. China, of course, ended its lockdown weeks earlier (7 April). While unlocking lockdowns prematurely could ...
Link Group expands with Europe acquisition
ELIZA BAVIN  |  FRIDAY, 31 JAN 2020
... Ireland underpinned by longstanding customer relationships as well as a growing presence in the emerging markets of Spain, Greece and Cyprus." PES had total AUM of circa €40billion (AU$65 billion) and generated revenue of €92.9 million (AU$149.9 ...
John Key under fire
ELIZABETH MCARTHUR  |  TUESDAY, 25 JUN 2019
... requirements are extremely serious. "The capital requirements are designed so that we don't end up like, for example, Greece or Portugal where there are people lined up for kilometres down the street trying to get their money out because the banks didn't ...
Chief economist update: La vita is no longer e bella
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 1 FEB 2019
"When the moon hits your eye, like a big pizza pie, that's amore ..." But Italians may not be in the mood for "amore", not when their economy - the third biggest in the Eurozone - is officially in a technical recession. La vita is no longer e bella! ...
Chief economist update: Cheaper oil greases wheels of growth
BENJAMIN ONG  |  MONDAY, 12 NOV 2018
... on the 4 October. The slide came after Trump decided to be "magnanimous" in exempting eight countries -- China, India, Greece, Italy, Taiwan, Japan, Turkey and South Korea - from buying Iranian oil. OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers pumping oil plus Iranian ...
Chief economist update: Oil slick
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 7 NOV 2018
... contraction. Ergo, lesser demand for oil. As per supply, Trump's recent decision exempting eight countries - China, India, Greece, Italy, Taiwan, Japan, Turkey and South Korea - from buying Iranian oil means that Iran's oil production would continue ...
Chief economist update: Super Mario keeps his cool
BENJAMIN ONG  |  FRIDAY, 26 OCT 2018
... the experience of the Greek Crisis and Grexit talks makes it imperative. More so, because Italy is a bigger economy than Greece. Eurostat figures show that Greece accounts for only 1.2% of total EU GDP (as at 2016) while Italy - the fourth biggest economy ...
Chief economist update: Emerging markets feel the heat as Turkey burns
BENJAMIN ONG  |  TUESDAY, 14 AUG 2018
... and so do several European countries. The European Central Bank (ECB) can only count its blessings that Turkey is not Greece. It has applied, but Turkey is not (yet) a member of the single-currency area. Still, the ECB has every right to be concerned ...
Chief economist update: "Quitaly"
BENJAMIN ONG  |  WEDNESDAY, 30 MAY 2018
... campaigned on a proposed referendum on Italy's membership in the Eurozone (they were against it). Eurostat stats show that Greece accounts for only 1.2% of total EU GDP (as at 2016). Italy - the fourth biggest economy in Europe - accounts for 11.3% ...
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