Tag: Greece

Currency Markets Steady amid Final Push for Greece Debt Deal

The currency markets were little changed on Friday, as Greece and its international creditors sought common ground for reaching a new debt agreement just...

EUR/USD Declines Sharply as Greek Bailout Talks Intensify

The EUR/USD declined for a second consecutive day on Tuesday, as European stocks continued to surge amid growing optimism that Greece will come to...

Markets Await Greek Breakthrough at EU Ministerial Meetings

European stocks soared on Monday, while the euro was relatively unchanged, as investors turned their attention to the European Union ministerial meetings concerning Greece’s...

Greece-EU Resume Bailout Talks

Greece and its regional partners resumed bailout talks on Friday, as Athens struggled to make pension payments to more than 2 million retirees, putting...

EUR/USD under Pressure as Greek Debt Talks Continue

The euro was back on its heels on Friday, as European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker met with Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in a...

Greece, EU to Resume Bailout Talks on Wednesday

Negotiations between Greece and its European Union paymasters will resume on Wednesday, after another day of negotiations tested the patience of Eurozone partners. The European...

Greece Threatens Referendum Ahead of Eurozone Ministerial Meetings

Tensions between Greece and its EU paymasters escalated over the weekend, after Athens’ anti-austerity coalition said it would call a referendum or a new...

Eurozone Finance Ministers Resume Emergency Negotiations on Greece Bailout

Eurozone finance ministers met in Brussels on Friday for another round of negotiations to bridge the gap between Greece and its EU paymasters after...

Eurozone Finance Ministers Resume Greece Bailout Talks as EU Deadline Approaches

The financial markets were on edge on Tuesday, as the pressure mounted on Eurozone finance ministers to reach an agreement over Greece’s loan program. Greek...

Greece, Troika Resume Talks Following Eurogroup Breakdown

Greece and its Troika of international lenders resumed talks on Friday after the Hellenic Republic failed to reach an agreement with its European partners...

European Markets Update: Greece dominating the headlines

The Greek sovereign debt crisis has unsurprisingly dominated currencies action involving the euro. The EURUSD is up on last week after noises coming from...