The European Central Bank has tweaked its quantitative easing programme. But whatever it does, says John Stepek, 2017 will be a make or break year for the eurozone.
The European Central Bank is meeting to discuss how to continue plastering over the eurozone’s structural problems. John Stepek explains what to expect.
Italy voted “no” to constitutional reform and the prime minister is to resign. But that’s not Italy’s biggest problem right now. John Stepek explains where it goes from here.
Italy used to be able to gain breathing space by letting its currency depreciate. Now that it’s part of the single currency, it can’t.
This Sunday, Italy is holding a referendum on constitutional reform. Investors are worried it could spark a new crisis in the eurozone. John Stepek examines what’s at stake.
Centre-right presidential hopeful François Fillon has grand plans for reforming France, says Matthew Lynn. It’s a shame none of them will work.
The next big political event is Italy’s referendum on constitutional reform. John Stepek looks at what’s at stake, and the surprises it could hold.
The question investors are asking is can Colombian president Santos get the deal with Farc ratified?
Nobel Prize-winning American economist Professor Joseph Stiglitz sees the death of the euro unless the eurozone can get its act together.
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Italy’s Prime Minister Matteo Renzi threw his toys out of the pram recently by saying he might withhold approval for the next EU budget if Brussels insisted on its fiscal targets.