Any capital shortfalls that the European Central Bank finds this fall at Greece's four big banks will be manageable, the head of the country's bank bailout fund told Sunday's Kathimerini newspaper in an interview.
Reuters: July 20, 2014
ANA/MPA---Greece's recovery is not sustainable without new loans, Bank of Greece (BoG) governor Yannis Stournaras said on Thursday.
July 10, 2014
Non-performing loans held by Greek banks rose to about 31 percent of their total loan book at the end of the third quarter last year from 29.3 percent at the end of the first half, a banker told Reuters on Wednesday.
February 26, 2014
Economic conditions in Greece have improved, global investor George Soros said in an interview with the German newspaper 'Der Spiegel' on Sunday, when asked if he would invest in the country.
February 23, 2014
European Central Bank Executive Board member Yves Mersch urged Greece on Friday to push on with reforms to bring the country back to growth without relying on more debt relief.
Reuters: November 9, 2013
European Central Bank executive board member Joerg Asmussen said Monday criticism of Germany΄s economic model from the U.S. Treasury and the International Monetary Fund is only partially justified.
Capital.gr: November 4, 2013
Greece is locked in unreason and the future is not so bright.
Thomas Colignatus: June 12, 2012
The EU is in a pressure cooker with interest rates that suffer from stigma, i.e. irrational fears of default that become rational and self-fulfilling because the higher rates of interest imply a reward.
Thomas Colignatus: January 30, 2012
Greece may actually help the EU if she learns how to value and respect the advice of economic scientists.
Thomas Colignatus: November 4, 2011
The leaders of Germany and France represent now far more than their electorates, and responsibility is crucial.
Paris Karagounis: June 21, 2011