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Eurozone finance ministers finally reached a compromise yesterday which will allow the ESM, the eurozonebailout fund, to directly recapitalise ailing banks. This is likely to be an important element of any ‘solution’ to the eurozone crisis, especia…

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On Thursday, the German Bundestag is expected to vote on the Cypriot bailout. The package is likely to be approved with a clear majority – the opposition SPD and Greens will mostly back it. In addition, the symbolically hugely important “chancellor’s m…

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Following the latest round of regional elections in Spain on Sunday, the foreign media clearly seem to have focused their attention on the victory of Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy’s Partido Popular (PP) in Galicia (see, among others, this articl…

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