* Greece keen to avoid placing new burden on its big banks
with a yield at 3.055%. Yes, 3.05% for a Bulgarian catastrophe waiting to happen, while safe U.S. 10-year debt is priced at 2.6%. Remember Greece ? More and more companies without earnings (especially Complete Story »
ATHENS, July 28 (Reuters) - Greece has appointed a management professor to head its privatisations agency, the fifth leadership change since the agency was launched in 2010 to sell off state assets as required by the country's international bailout.
ATHENS, July 28 (Reuters) - Greece wants the European Central Bank's health checks on its four biggest banks ..... plans rather than being based on last year's balance sheet data alone, a Greek finance ministry official said on Monday.
was reversed in May after the coup. Demand from China and elsewhere is growing slowly. Pg M37, M44: An up week in Europe [ Greece +4.28% , Germany -0.75% ] and a good week in Asia [China +4.41% , Indonesia -0.34% ]. The equity CEF index
By Markos Kaminis (Wall St. Greek ) : Facebook (NYSE: FB ) blew out expectations in the second quarter, reporting non-GAAP EPS of $0.42 before share-based
* New platform raises hopes for way to bypass bank lending
LONDON, July 25 (Fitch) Fitch Ratings has upgraded the mortgage covered bond programmes of five Greek banks. The banks are National Bank of Greece S.A. (NBG, B-/Stable/B, Viability Rating (VR) 'b-) Alpha Bank A.E. (Alpha
ATHENS, July 25 (Reuters) - Greek bank deposits rose in June for the fourth month in a row, central bank data showed on Friday.
down 0.8% in the quarter), the firm realized improved pricing in several Southern European countries, including Spain, Greece , and Italy, pointing to further stabilization in the region. Through the first half of 2014, underlying operating margins