Holger Schmieding

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Name: Holger Schmieding
First reported Apr 14 2014 - Updated Apr 14 2014 - 1 reports

Ruble falls, hit by Ukraine crisis and faltering economy

The Russian ruble and stock market fell on Monday under the pressure of rising tension between pro-Russia forces and the Kiev authorities in eastern Ukraine, and as the Russian economy flirts with recession."Today emotions broke out on the markets with ... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Apr 14 2014]
First reported Apr 12 2014 - Updated Apr 12 2014 - 1 reports

Germany's Focus On Austerity Easing

Germany is signaling its focus on austerity may be easing as Greece begins its rehabilitation with international investors. Chancellor Angela Merkel met with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras in Athens yesterday, encouraging Greeks to seize the opportunities ... [Published Xpat Athens - Apr 12 2014]
First reported Apr 07 2014 - Updated Apr 07 2014 - 1 reports

Greek Crisis Legacy Tests Samaras Bidding to End Market Exile

(For European debt news, click here.)April 7 (Bloomberg) -- Antonis Samaras’s mission to end Greece’s exile from bond markets faces a reality check this week as data shows how deeply the economy remains mired in deflation with the worst jobless rate in ... [Published Washington Post - Apr 07 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

German unemployment falls for a fourth month

Companies became more confident in the health of Europe’s largest economyGerman unemployment fell for a fourth month in March as companies became more confident in the health of Europe’s largest economy.The number of people out of work decreased by a ... [Published Irish Times - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 02 2014 - 1 reports

EUR/GBP rises 0.20% on data releases

iNVEZZ.com: Tuesday, April 1st: The EUR/GBP has risen today amid a plethora of manufacturing and unemployment data releases from both the Eurozone and the UK.The pair is currently trading at 0.8284, up 0.20 percent.The Markit eurozone Manufacturing Purchasing ... [Published Invezz - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Hollande Presses Europe for Another Delay on Deficit Cuts

President Francois Hollande signaledthat France will seek another delay to its deficit cuttingcommitments so that his new government can try to bolster growthwith tax cuts after a rout at the polls.“There can be no question of undermining growth that ... [Published Bloomberg - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

German Jobless Falls for Fourth Month as Growth Picks Up

German unemployment fell for afourth month in March as companies became more confident in thehealth of Europe’s largest economy.The number of people out of work decreased by a seasonally-adjusted 12,000 to 2.9 million, after falling a revised 15,000the ... [Published Bloomberg - Apr 01 2014]
First reported Apr 01 2014 - Updated Apr 01 2014 - 1 reports

Analysis: Ukraine crisis to test West's threshold for economic pain

Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James said that despite concern about Russia’s actions in Ukraine, the Air Force’s current plans to draw down the force remain on track.Western leaders on Sunday called for a repositioning of NATO forces in light ... [Published Stars and Stripes - Apr 01 2014]
Entities: Russia, NATO, Ukraine, Sanctions
First reported Mar 31 2014 - Updated Mar 31 2014 - 3 reports

France way behind on budget targets

Official figures put France's public deficit at 4.3pc of output last year, compared with a target of 4.1pc France is way behind budget targets, new data show, deepening a dilemma for President Francois Hollande over spending cuts that could split his ... [Published Telegraph - Mar 31 2014]
First reported Mar 16 2014 - Updated Mar 16 2014 - 1 reports

How Putin Lets Russia Down

Russian President Vladimir Putin (Credit: Kremlin.ru )TakeawaysRussia is a fragile petro-state that cannot afford the costs of sanctions, let alone the costs of war.Scaring off the foreign investors is the last thing Russia should want to do.Putin’s hold ... [Published The Globalist - Mar 16 2014]
First reported Mar 15 2014 - Updated Mar 15 2014 - 1 reports

Crimea: The economic fallout of a 'yes' vote

The Ukrainian region of Crimea votes Sunday on whether to join Russia, a move that could tip Europe back into a Cold War with its powerful eastern neighbor.The West has called the vote illegal , saying Russian military activity in Crimea violates Ukraine's ... [Published Yahoo! Finance - Mar 15 2014]
Entities: Russia, Fallout, Ukraine
First reported Mar 14 2014 - Updated Mar 14 2014 - 2 reports

Moscow stocks fall to 4-year low ahead of Crimea r

Moscow stocks plunged to a four-year low Friday as jittery investors dumped their holdings ahead of a referendum in Crimea over its bid to break away from Ukraine and join Russia.The capital's two main indices MICEX and RTS opened down, but losses accelerated ... [Published Yahoo! Singapore - Mar 14 2014]

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At BerenbergBerenberg bank in London, economist Holger Schmieding said: "a rational putin would not want to get to the brink of war and incur really painful sanctions that could push russia's fragile economy into a deep recession."
Holger Schmieding, an economist at Berenberg bank, commented that France would trail behind its neighbours "until the political elite bites the bullet of thorough reforms"

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Ruble falls, hit by Ukraine crisis and falterin... [Published Yahoo! UK and Ireland - Apr 14 2014]
Germany's Focus On Austerity Easing [Published Xpat Athens - Apr 12 2014]
Greek Crisis Legacy Tests Samaras Bidding to En... [Published Washington Post - Apr 07 2014]
EUR/GBP rises 0.20% on data releases [Published Invezz - Apr 01 2014]
Hollande Presses Europe for Another Delay on De... [Published Bloomberg - Apr 01 2014]
German unemployment falls for a fourth month [Published Irish Times - Apr 01 2014]
German Jobless Falls for Fourth Month as Growth... [Published Bloomberg - Apr 01 2014]
Analysis: Ukraine crisis to test West's thresho... [Published Stars and Stripes - Apr 01 2014]
France way behind on budget targets [Published Telegraph - Mar 31 2014]
France fails budget target, Hollande faces refo... [Published Expatica France - Mar 31 2014]
France misses budget target, raising risks for ... [Published MSN Philippines - Mar 31 2014]
Ukraine crisis to test West’s threshold for pain [Published Stars and Stripes - Mar 26 2014]
German companies may get crash course in risk m... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Mar 24 2014]
Crimea: Economic fallout of a 'yes' vote [Published Click2Houston.com - Mar 17 2014]
How Putin Lets Russia Down [Published The Globalist - Mar 16 2014]
ECB on defensive over rates status quo [Published Yahoo! Singapore - Mar 16 2014]
Crimea: The economic fallout of a 'yes' vote [Published Yahoo! Finance - Mar 15 2014]
EU's Stability Pact the Stupidity Pact: New Ita... [Published Al Ahram - Mar 14 2014]
Moscow stocks fall to 4-year low ahead of Crimea r [Published Yahoo! Singapore - Mar 14 2014]
Moscow stocks plunge to 4-year low ahead of Cri... [Published Channel NewsAsia - Mar 14 2014]
Words, but no action yet from ECB, analysts say [Published Taipei Times Online - Jan 05 2014]
Mario's ECB lightning bolt - it's a rate cut! [Published Reuters Video: Top News - Nov 07 2013]
Mario's ECB lightning bolt - it's a rate cut! [Published Reuters Video: Business - Nov 07 2013]
US Blasts Germany's Economic Model; Germany Bla... [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 31 2013]
Greeces annual budget scrap risks derailing rally [Published eKathimerini.com - Oct 18 2013]
Merkel blames SPDs Schroeder for letting Greece... [Published eKathimerini.com - Aug 28 2013]
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German companies may get crash course in risk m... [Published Financial Post | Business » Executive - Mar 24 2014]
As the European Union steps up its response to Russian president Vladimir Putin’s annexation of Crimea, German companies are urging caution lest sanctions harm their business ties — and Europe’s shaky economic recovery. The EU’s biggest economy has ...
US Blasts Germany's Economic Model; Germany Bla... [Published Zero Hedge - Oct 31 2013]
The chart below showing the portion of GDP generated through net exports by select group of trade surplus countries is well-known to most. Except, it seems, to the Treasury. Apparently to Jack Lew's henchmen it comes as a complete shock that Germany's ...
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