Paul Taylor

BNP says no more ground to give in Greek talks

By Paul Taylor
January 25, 2012

DAVOS, Jan 25 (Reuters) – Financial markets’ sentiment
towards the euro zone may have turned the corner, but banks will
offer no more concessions in crucial talks to reduce Greece’s
private sector debt, BNP Paribas chairman Baudouin Prot said on
Wednesday.

As euro crisis fears ease, focus turns to growth

By Paul Taylor
January 25, 2012

DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 25 (Reuters) – There is a
palpable sense of hope at the annual Davos World Economic Forum
that the euro zone is edging away from the brink of catastrophe
but business leaders say Europe’s woes are still holding back a
global recovery.

History repeats itself in euro crisis debt spat

By Paul Taylor
January 23, 2012

PARIS (Reuters) – There are weeks when it can sound as if the European sovereign debt crisis is going round in circles.

Analysis: History repeats itself in euro crisis debt spat

By Paul Taylor
January 23, 2012

PARIS (Reuters) – There are weeks when it can sound as if the European sovereign debt crisis is going round in circles.

Pressure for more ECB action after summit falls short

By Paul Taylor
December 14, 2011

PARIS/FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Pressure mounted on Wednesday for the European Central Bank to intervene more decisively after financial markets judged that yet another EU summit had failed to resolve the euro zone’s debt crisis.

Analysis: Cameron puts Britain offside and offshore in Europe

By Paul Taylor
December 12, 2011

LONDON (Reuters) – David Cameron has put Britain offside and offshore in Europe.

Cameron puts Britain offside and offshore in Europe

By Paul Taylor
December 12, 2011

LONDON, Dec 12 (Reuters) – .David Cameron has put
Britain offside and offshore in Europe.

Sarkozy, Draghi winners in EU rift, Cameron loses

By Paul Taylor
December 10, 2011

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Napoleon dreamed of it, De Gaulle fought for it, but Nicolas Sarkozy may have achieved it — a Europe of Nations with France in the cockpit and Britain on the sidelines.

Analysis: Sarkozy, Draghi winners in EU rift, Cameron loses

By Paul Taylor
December 9, 2011

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – Napoleon dreamed of it, De Gaulle fought for it, but Nicolas Sarkozy may have achieved it — a Europe of Nations with France in the cockpit and Britain on the sidelines.

ECB limits bond buying, eurozone looks to banks

By Paul Taylor
December 9, 2011

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Central Bank is capping its weekly bond purchases at 20 billion euros and euro zone officials hope its new bumper liquidity provision will allow banks to buy more government debt and ease crisis-hit states’ borrowing costs, ECB sources said on Friday.