The Great Debate UK

False dawn or risk recovery?

June 15, 2010

-Jane Foley is research director at Forex.com. The opinions expressed are her own.-

from The Great Debate:

Europe’s speculator full Employment Act

May 11, 2010

Far from setting a trap for the "wolfpack," Europe's $1 trillion bailout package amounts to a full employment act for speculators, or should that be the reality-based community, for the foreseeable future.

German elections bring forward a possible stalemate situation for EMU

April 28, 2010

-Jane Foley is research director at Forex.com. The opinions expressed are her own.-

Subject of Europe set to trip Liberal Democrat Nick Clegg

April 22, 2010

Jane Foley- Jane Foley is research director at Forex.com. The opinions expressed are her own. -

from Global News Journal:

EU to tackle gender pay inequality

By Reuters Staff
March 8, 2010

By Sangeeta Shastry

EU Justice Commissioner Viviane Reding

EU Justice Commissioner Viviane Reding

Men are still paid more than women in Europe but the European Union is promising to narrow the gap.

from The Great Debate:

Embrace reality, not fight speculation

March 2, 2010

Stock up on canned goods, the authorities appear to be opening a new front in the War Against Speculation; this time taking aim at the people who might profit from Greece and its European partners' woes.

from Global News Journal:

Does Greece really deserve such a market pummelling?

February 3, 2010

So there's no question Greece has work to do to improve its bookkeeping.

Not only must it get spending in check,  but it needs to be a bit more honest about where its finances stand in the first place. After all, it's not often an EU country says one month that its budget deficit is a little over three percent of GDP and admits a few weeks later that, oh dear, it's actually nearer 13 percent.

Thomson Reuters Newsmaker: Ireland and the Lisbon Treaty

By Reuters Staff
September 7, 2009

Political leaders gathered in Dublin to debate both sides of the controversial Lisbon Treaty and the implications it could have on the future of Europe.

Reining in Lloyds

By Paul Taylor
July 1, 2009

paul-taylor– Peter Thal Larsen and Paul Taylor are Reuters columnists. The views expressed are their own –