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Greek President: ‘ECB Lacks Tools for Dealing with Crises in Eurozone’

The European Central Bank lacks the necessary tools to deal effectively with the debt crisis and the banking crisis and this is one of...

ECB in Danger of Making Debt Restructuring ‘Virtually impossible’, Expert Warns

The European Central Bank (ECB) is in danger of biting off more than it can handle, warns expert Kai Schaffelhuber, a partner at law...

Greece Makes 2.3bln Euro Debt Repayment to the ECB

Greece repaid 1.54 billion euros ($1.695 billion) and accrued interest to the European Central Bank on a maturing government bond on Wednesday. The repayment...

Easing of Capital Controls in Greece

Greece's creditors have given Bank of Greece the green light for relaxation of capital controls, with the European Central Bank expected to give the...

Bank of Greece Chief Talks of Easing of Capital Controls

Bank of Greece governor Yannis Stournaras said there is a possibility of relaxing capital controls by next week, after the European Central Bank Board meeting. The...

ECB Lowers Cap on Emergency Funding for Greek Banks by 2.5 Billion Euros

The European Central Bank (ECB) lowered the cap on emergency liquidity assistance (ELA) Greek banks draw from the domestic central bank by 2.5 billion...

Creditors Quartet Wants Greece to Hurry With Reforms to Avoid Brexit Backlash

A European official in Brussels told Greek journalists that the Greek government should accelerate efforts to adopt the economic program it has agreed to...

ECB Reinstates Waiver for Greek State Bonds

The European Central Bank has decided to reinstate the waiver to allow Greek state bonds to be used as collateral in ECB lending, thus...

Greek PM to Unveil Strategy for Equitable Growth on Thursday

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras chaired a government meeting with his close aides to discuss the government's planning for equitable growth in the aftermath of...

Greek Gov’t Off the Pressure Until Second Bailout Review

After Athens receives the 7.5-billion-euro bailout tranche and the European Central Bank starts giving Greek banks cheaper loans, the Greek government will be off...

German Lawmakers Vote in Favor of Paying the Next Portion of Rescue Funds to...

This Friday German Parliament's budget committee voted in favor of paying the next portion of aid due to reach Greece as a part of the European Stability Mechanism (ESM)...

Bloomberg: Greek FinMin Admits Grexit Still on Table

Greek Finance Minister Euclid Tsakalotos said that Greek bonds will soon be eligible for the European Central Bank's asset-purchase program, in an interview with...

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