Posts Tagged ‘euro-zone’

Gold, Dollar, Commodities Soar As Europe Fears Rise Again

Tuesday, November 9th, 2010

Gold surged and the dollar rose against the euro on Tuesday on uncertainty over high sovereign debt in euro zone countries, while U.S. stocks paused after a recent rally drove indices to two-year highs.

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Gold, Dollar, Commodities Soar As Europe Fears Rise Again

How Washington Pushed Europe to Save the Euro

Monday, October 11th, 2010

This year’s rescue plans for Greece and the euro zone were driven partly by rising US anxiety about the risks to global financial stability stemming from Europe’s slowness to take action. The FT reports.

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How Washington Pushed Europe to Save the Euro

Greece Pushes for Rescue; Some Fear It’s Not Enough

Saturday, April 24th, 2010

Greece met top world finance officials on Saturday as the debt-stricken euro zone country raced to get emergency funding ahead of pressing financing deadlines.

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Euro Rallies to Highest in a Month on Greek Bailout

Monday, April 12th, 2010

The euro leapt to its highest in nearly a month on Monday, surging 1 percent on the dollar and yen as investors who had sold it scrambled to buy it back after euro zone finance ministers agreed a rescue package for Greece.

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