Статьи, помеченные тэгом ‘one of the members’

The stability of the dollar / euro exchange rates and Bernanke’s forecast

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

U.S. reports have helped to stimulate demand for the dollar only, because data on the housing market were not as bad as expected. In the United States was started 549 thousand construction jobs, which was 5% below the May figures, having descended to 8-month low. However, it became known that the number of building permits (an indicator pointing to further activity in the sector) in the last month showed an increase of 2,1% to 586,000. This pattern suggests that builders are still hoping that the recovery in the sector will continue.

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The debt crisis in Europe has just begun

Saturday, June 12th, 2010

U.S. business TV channel CNBC made a rating of most heavily indebted countries. Experts estimated the total debt relative to GDP of the country. The top twenty of the most “heavily indebted” countries was 17 countries in Europe. The USA took only 20th place. The top rating of debtors took Ireland. Its total external debt (both private entities and state) at the end of 2009 totaled 2.32 trillion dollars. This is more than 13 times the volume of island economies (more precisely, at 1312 percent). In the second place reveals Britain. Its total debt (9.15 trillion U.S. dollars) of 426 percent of GDP.

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