The eurozone crisis

Sovereign debt among many countries in Europe is running dangerously high. If any country defaults, it poses a threat to the rest of the eurozone and to the single currency itself. And if the euro collapses, it would have enormous consequences for world markets, the global economy - and your wealth.
 
 
 


The euro crisis returns

A flare-up of the eurozone crisis could be on the cards as Greece’s prime minister fights to win over MPs.

Greek elections: The euro’s fate could be decided on Wednesday

Greece could be on the path to a government that would make its position in the eurozone untenable. That could have a huge impact on the rest of the continent.

Two scenarios for Europe – and how Britain will fare in the aftermath

Britain can relax about the mess the eurozone is in, says Matthew Lynn. Whatever happens, it’s a win-win situation for the UK.

Good news for European stocks – it’s QE or bust for the eurozone

The ECB has no choice, says John Stepek. Quantitative easing is inevitable for Europe. And that sets the stage for a huge rally in eurozone stocks.

Spectre of a 'Grexit' returns

The Greek prime minister’s decision to call a snap presidential election could lead to a chaotic Geek exit, or ‘Grexit’, from the eurozone.

Greece’s big gamble threatens to plunge the eurozone back into chaos

Markets have tumbled as the Greek prime minister calls a presidential election early. Matthew Partridge looks at what this means for the euro.

Eurozone recession is Britain’s biggest threat

Recession in the eurozone threatens to take the shine off Britain’s own recovery. Emily Hohler reports.

Is Mario Draghi just a big tease? Or will we really see QE?

Europe is a mess. But Mario Draghi has yet to ‘do whatever it takes’ to fix it. Matthew Partridge looks at the ECB’s options and how they affect you.

European QE is on the way, hints Draghi

ECB boss Mario Draghi has lifted investors’ hope of money printing – expect European QE some time next year.

Britain beware – Europe is en route to tyranny

If the UK left the EU, it could be very good for business, says Bengt Saelensminde. But any divorce would need to be handled carefully.

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