Статьи, помеченные тэгом ‘Lehman Brothers’

Obama sacrifices banks and begins a historic reform of the U.S. financial system

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

President Obama signed into law the most radical since the Great Depression of the 1930 reform of the mechanisms regulating the U.S. financial system. The main purpose of the law is to prevent the recurrence of financial crisis in the U.S. two years ago and then engulfed the entire world. “Legislation on the reform of financial regulation is a necessary and far-reaching step towards preventing the recurrence of the recent financial crisis,” – said on the eve of the signing of the law Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke.

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The DJIA collapse and the beginning of the second wave of crisis

Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

Dow Jones Industrial Average fell victim to a combination of circumstances today. Fears about the pace of global growth hit financial markets hard Tuesday, with stocks sliding and investors stampeding into the safety of the dollar and U.S. government bonds. Concerns about euro zone sovereign debt were once again partly driving the weaker sentiment, as the European Central Bank scrambled to reassure markets that Thursday’s expiration of a EUR442 billion bank-lending program won’t destabilize the financial system.

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Euro can accept death as salvation

Sunday, June 13th, 2010

Eleven-year European Monetary Union, uniting 11 countries, is tested for durability. States, especially Greece, Portugal and Spain, under pressure of markets in reducing deficits and reforming their economies. Politicians ponder over how to rewrite the rules of membership in the euro area, to prevent new crises. The European Central Bank was forced to intervene in the government bond market – in the central bank certainly not dreamed of that will go to such a measure. Euro fell sharply. But is this tension temporary phenomenon? Will Europe’s leaders to improve the situation? Or do they simply destroy the Eurozone? We consider four possible scenarios.

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Forecast: euro exchange rate is under strong pressure

Monday, May 24th, 2010

Exchange rate euro can not overcome the psychological factor. The euro is continuing, and the dollar strengthens against the background of European chaos and recession. The once mighty euro has recently reached a four-year low against the dollar may continue to fall regardless of whether it will be successful attempts to European leaders to tame rebellious debt crisis. The currency has fallen almost 4% against the dollar, and analysts predict it inevitable bleak future for the coming months, had stunted the economic problems in the region. If the recession will not be too harsh, it will likely not bring Europe into trouble.

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Banks of Great Britain were left alone with global crisis

Friday, May 21st, 2010

Because of the credit crunch in Europe, the UK banks can not be returned to the Government funds allocated during the financial crisis. If this situation drags on, it is possible revision of the plan of support. Financial institutions must find a new source of funding for repayment of state credit of approximately $ 300 billion British pounds, issued by the Government and the Bank of England. His term expires early next year. Lack of funds intended to cover the expense of Debt Capital Markets, however, according to the protocol of the May meeting of the Committee on monetary policy released this week among officials is growing concern that the crisis banks are not able to get financial support from the bonded investors.

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The exchange rate euro – is filled with negative outlook

Sunday, May 16th, 2010

Exchange rate euro can not find solid ground under their feet. Provisions of the Single European currency remains fragile. According to currency analysts UniCredit, with each passing day the situation for the euro develops more and more sad.

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Dow Jones and positive reports

Sunday, May 16th, 2010

The main question is: Will the recovery last year the U.S. economy after the end effect of public support? All the more likely seen a positive response. In April, the employment rate of payroll has increased by as much as 290 000 people, or 0.2%, which was the highest monthly increase over the past four years. Of these, approximately 66 000 people – this time the specialists of the Census, but still figures show a sharp increase in employment in the private sector.

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The exchange rate of U.S. dollar and euro will be equal

Sunday, May 9th, 2010

Euro is very weak for the future growth. The financial crisis in Greece could adversely affect the value of the euro, bringing the rate of the currency may become equal to the dollar, – said the chief economist of Deutsche Bank, Thomas Meyer. “I think the dollar will soon be 1.2 euro and the further depreciation of European currencies is possible”, – said Meyer.

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