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Deutsche Bank shifts euro clearing as post-Brexit landscape emerges

Deutsche Bank shifts euro clearing as post-Brexit landscape emerges

Published 30/07/2018

FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank (DBKGn.DE) has moved the clearing of a “large part” of new euro-denominated derivatives trades from London to Frankfurt, as financial [more…]

Deutsche shifts chunk of euro clearing to Frankfurt from London

Deutsche shifts chunk of euro clearing to Frankfurt from London

Published 30/07/2018

FRANKFURT/LONDON (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank (DBKGn.DE) has begun clearing a “large part” of new euro-denominated derivatives trades in Frankfurt instead of London, a spokesman confirmed [more…]

Markets jitter as founder of Italian ruling party urges euro…

Markets jitter as founder of Italian ruling party urges euro…

Published 27/07/2018

ROME (Reuters) - Italy should have a “plan B” to quit the euro zone with a referendum if economic conditions dictate, the founder of the [more…]

ECB defends stimulus scheme from German court challenge

ECB defends stimulus scheme from German court challenge

Published 10/07/2018

LUXEMBOURG (Reuters) - The European Central Bank defended its 2.6 trillion-euro bond-buying program before the European Union’s top court on Tuesday from accusations it was [more…]

Don’t take risks with economy, Italy’s central bank tells new…

Don’t take risks with economy, Italy’s central bank tells new…

Published 10/07/2018

ROME (Reuters) - The head of Italy’s central bank on Tuesday warned the new anti-establishment government to be cautious with public finances to avoid upsetting [more…]

Trade tensions send German investor morale to six-year low

Trade tensions send German investor morale to six-year low

Published 10/07/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The mood among German investors slumped in July to its lowest since August 2012, a survey showed on Tuesday, soured by concerns [more…]

Bulgaria aims to enter euro ‘waiting room’, EU bank union on same day

Bulgaria aims to enter euro ‘waiting room’, EU bank union on same day

Published 29/06/2018

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria aims to join the EU’s banking union on the same day it enters the “waiting room” for euro zone membership, where [more…]

Bavarian premier rejects ‘paying out more money’ for euro zone

Bavarian premier rejects ‘paying out more money’ for euro zone

Published 21/06/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - Bavarian premier Markus Soeder took aim on Thursday at a euro zone reform blueprint that Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed with France this [more…]

EU Commission hails Franco-German deal on deeper euro zone integration

EU Commission hails Franco-German deal on deeper euro zone integration

Published 20/06/2018

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission welcomed on Wednesday a joint position of the euro zone’s two biggest countries — Germany and France — on [more…]

ECB’s Draghi dismisses Italian threat to ‘irreversible’ euro

ECB’s Draghi dismisses Italian threat to ‘irreversible’ euro

Published 14/06/2018

RIGA (Reuters) - The European Central Bank’s President Mario Draghi on Thursday played down political upheavals in Italy and dismissed suggestions that the euro zone’s [more…]