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Europe braces for Greek election

3 years agoNews : The Coming Crisis

ATHENS — Not only Greece but also Europe braced on Saturday for an election here that polls indicate will fail to produce a clear winner, and which markets worry will plunge the eurozone into fresh turmoil. In comments widely quoted by Greek newspapers on the eve of Sunday's vote, German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said that if Greece's new government deviated from its commitments the country would have to "bear the consequences.
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Why Europe's Most-Feared Man Could Pull Off A Last-Minute Victory In Tomorrow's Greek Election

Business & Finance : Business Insider: Clusterstock (3 years ago)

ATHENS, GREECE -- The Greek election is tomorrow, and the current conventional wisdom is that conservative leader Antonio Samaras is going to win by a narrow amount. "Private polls" (polls commissioned by candidates or banks on beha... Read Post

European Stocks Down on Greek Political Turmoil

Business & Finance : The Curious Capitalist (3 years ago)

MILAN — European markets fell Tuesday as investors worried whether Greece, after an indecisive election, could form a new government to save it from financial disaster. After Greek conservatives failed to form a government, the bato... Read Post

Greek Prime Minister Fails To Get Enough Votes To Elect President

Business & Finance : Zero Hedge (23 hours ago)

As previewed earlier today, in a vote whose outcome was widely anticipated, Greece's Samaras failed to get enough votes (200) to push through his choice for president, Stavros Dimas. GREECE'S SAMARAS FAILS TO GET VOTES TO ELECT PRES... Read Post

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