wow. Italian 10-yr govt bond yields hit 7 pct #Italy
Italian 10-yr bond yields now up to 6.92 pct #italy
Well immediate reaction to #Berlusconi resignation from the markets seems to be postive: euro jumping against the dollar
Is it just me or is #Berlusconi’s I’ll-resign-after-a-confidence-vote plan uncannily similar to the #Papandreou gameplan? #Italy #greece
Really curious to see what Italian bond yields and spreads do tomm. after #Berlusconi announcement
#Berlusconi is saying elections are the only option he sees for Italy now
Italy’s president says #Berlusconi plans a confidence vote on the new budget law in mid-November
Italy’s president says #Berlusconi will resign after approving the budget law
ATHENS (Reuters) – As EU and IMF inspectors held talks in February on Greece’s failure to meet targets on reforms, Prime Minister George Papandreou summoned his cabinet to an urgent meeting.
The meeting was not on the deepening financial mess or on lenders’ demand the country pony up its family silver in return for bailout money. Instead, it was on Papandreou’s pet project — eco-friendly development.