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ECB Dashes Greek Hopes on Lifting ‘Waiver’ on Greek Bonds

All eyes were on the European Central Bank's (ECB) June policy meeting in Vienna on Thursday. Great expectations resulted in disappointment regarding Greece with...

Disbursement of Loan Tranche to Greece at Risk of Delay

The next loan tranche to Greece is at risk of delay since there are issues pending regarding the completion of the first bailout program...

EC Suggests Looser Approach to Capital Controls on New Money

European Commission officials are recommending a change in Greek banking policy to reduce the impact that the imposition of capital controls has had, sources...

Greek Bank Deposits Down in March

Greek bank deposits fell again in March, with deposits by companies and households falling to 121.5 billion euros at the end of March, from...

European Central Bank Gives Breath of Liquidity to Greek Banks

The European Central Bank gave a breath of liquidity to Greek banks after Thursday's decision to include them in its quantitative easing program and...

Government Extends Ban on Sale of NPLs Until May 15

The Greek government extended on Monday the current ban on selling non-performing loans (NPLs) to funds until May 15 through an amendment tabled by...

BoG Governor: Greek Banks’ Capital Position Particularly Strong

Greek banks’ capital position is particularly strong, Bank of Greece governor Yannis Stournaras said, addressing an event organized by the National Bank of Croatia...

NBG Head Katselli Rules Out Deposits Haircut and Banks Recapitalization

Hellenic Bank Association president and National Bank's chief Luca Katseli said in an interview with Kathimerini newspaper, on Sunday, that the possibility of a deposits haircut...

Moody’s Upgrades Greek Banks’ Senior Unsecured Debt Rating

Moody's Investors Service has today upgraded to Ca from C the long-term senior debt ratings of Greece’s four systemic banks -- Alpha Bank AE,...

Is Varoufakis’ Politics Driven Solely By Megalomania?

Last week, former Greek finance minister Yanis Varoufakis launched in Berlin with much fanfare his new political movement, DIEM25, a pan-European movement with the...

Stanley Morgan Survey Finds That 9 of 10 Greeks Don’t Plan to Redeposit Their...

Since the start of the crisis, Greeks have withdrawn many billions of euros from the nation’s banks and nearly all of them do not...

Tsipras Attempts to Please All Sides During Speech at National Bank of Greece

Greek Prime Minister’s speech on launch of the National Bank’s Act4Greece program had a bit of everything for everyone, thereby adding further weight to...