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Russia braced for fresh fiscal squeeze

Russia’s annual budget shows that Moscow is finally facing up to the country’s mounting fiscal problems.

The bond market keeps getting crazier – don’t get caught in the rout

Investors are clamouring to pay for the privilege of lending to the Swiss government. But as John Stepek explains, things could be about to get a whole lot crazier.

Europe is pulling in different directions – sooner or later, the euro will break up

Europe’s fundamental structures are getting worse, says Matthew Lynn. The eurozone is sinking deeper into trouble. Sooner or later, that will mean its demise.

Greece is running out of cash

Unless Greece gets more bailout money from Europe and the IMF, it will go broke in May.

Sweden’s 'magnificently undiplomatic' bust-up with Saudi Arabia

Margot Wallström, Sweden’s foreign minister, has come under fire after criticising Saudi Arabia’s record on human rights and women’s rights.

Europe gathers strength

Europe has defied expectations of another bad year, while the US and China stumble.

Investors beware: the masters of the universe are making deals again

A frenzy of companies buying and merging with other companies is underway. As John Stepek explains, that should tell you a thing or two about the state of the stockmarket.

Could Greece be the pin that pops the global bond bubble?

Risk in the eurozone will be cast in a whole new light if Greece is allowed to ditch the euro. John Stepek explains why that could be disastrous.

Greece is back at the cliff edge

If Greece can’t secure aid by mid-April, economists reckon it may crash out of the eurozone.

Four ways we can stop the tumbling euro crushing our recovery

Britain must take action to prevent the pound becoming too strong against the euro, says Matthew Lynn. The recovery is at stake.

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