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Bond Yields for Ireland and the Peripheral EU Countries

The yields of the peripheral EU countries (formerly known as the PIIGS) have been rallying for the past month.  Click on the link for each country’s chart on Bloomberg: Greece Portugal Spain Italy Ireland

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Which Banks Have the Highest Exposure to Irish Debt?

The financial crisis in the European Union is not just about sovereign risk.  Sovereign bond yields, CDS spreads, and even the Euribor rate all indicate grave doubts about the liquidity and possibly even solvency of some large European financial institutions.  This … Continue reading

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