from Breakingviews:

To fix FIFA, start with the sponsors

May 28, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from MacroScope:

Greek claim and counter-claim

By Mike Peacock
May 28, 2015

German Chancellor Merkel and Greek Prime Minister Tsipras leave after addressing news conference in Berlin

Another day of claim and counter-claim.

The Greek government said a deal with its lenders had reached the drafting stage and would not require wages and pensions cuts or reforms to the VAT regime. It didn’t take long for euro zone officials to retort that this simply was not the case and that the two sides remained far apart.

from Breakingviews:

FIFA cover-up almost a dare for U.S. enforcers

May 27, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Edward Hadas: Why Lehman Brothers lives on

By Edward Hadas
May 27, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Edward Hadas:

Why Lehman Brothers lives on

By Edward Hadas
May 27, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

U.S. well placed to blow whistle on soccer excess

May 27, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from MacroScope:

G7 ministers face full in-tray

By Mike Peacock
May 27, 2015

German Chancellor Merkel talks to Finance Minister Schaeuble during a debate of the Bundestag in Berlin

G7 finance ministers and central bankers gather in Dresden later today for a two-day meeting at an interesting juncture for the world economy.

from Breakingviews:

Cult of central bank transparency is too powerful

May 26, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are her own.

from The Great Debate:

Why Pakistan is friends with everyone – and no one

By Paula Newberg
May 26, 2015

India's PM Modi shakes hands with his Pakistani counterpart Sharif as Nepal's PM Koirala and Afghanistan's President Ghani watch during the closing session of 18th SAARC summit in Kathmandu

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi (front L) shakes hands with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (front C) as Nepal's Prime Minister Sushil Koirala (back 2nd L) and Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani (front R) look on at the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit in Kathmandu, November 27, 2014. REUTERS/Niranjan Shrestha/Pool

from Breakingviews:

Shake Shack unveils a cluckin’ $250 mln sandwich

May 22, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.