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Grexit: why it will not happen

Grexit: why it will not happen
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Greece Macro Monitor (May 5, 2015) Economic and political ramifications of a withdrawal from EMU would be way too severe for such a scenario to materialize Summary in English Severe cash constraints faced...
May 5th, 2015 | Banking, Finance, News, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (5 May 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (5 May 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Bucking the positive trend in Wall Street overnight, Asian bourses broadly fell on Tuesday on growth concerns in the region. Meanwhile,...
May 5th, 2015 | Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, May 4, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, May 4, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Mirroring the positive tone in Asian bourses today, the majority of major European equity markets kicked off the week on a firm footing...
May 4th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Energy, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Press and Media, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thurday, April 30, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thurday, April 30, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In the statement issued after the conclusion of its monetary policy meeting y-day , the FOMC acknowledged that the US growth slowdown in...
April 30th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 29, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 29, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Asian bourses moved lower today as investors adopt a cautious stance ahead of the conclusion of the FOMC’s policy meeting later today....
April 29th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Finance, Markets, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 28, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 28, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of major global bourses opened lower on Tuesday amid market cautiousness ahead of this week’s FOMC two-day policy meeting...
April 28th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 23, 2015)

Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 23, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: In FX markets, the EUR/USD continued to consolidate in European trade at the time of writing while the GBP retained a positive tone favored...
April 23rd, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 21, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 21, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Tracking the positive tone in Asia and the Wall Street overnight, the majority of European bourses opened higher today supported by the...
April 21st, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 20, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 20, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from the positive tone in Asia earlier today, the majority of European bourses opened higher today supported by the decision...
April 20th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Organisations, Reports, Stock Markets | Read More

Greek State Budget execution data for Q1 2015 encouraging, despite increase in government arrears (April 17, 2015)

Greek State Budget execution data for Q1 2015 encouraging, despite increase in government arrears (April 17, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Greece’s finance ministry released earlier today preliminary data on the State Budget execution in the first quarter of 2015. The year-to-March Central Government budget recorded a €500mn deficit, which...
April 17th, 2015 | Associations, European Union, Markets, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 17, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 17, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: With the exception of Greece, EMU periphery sovereign bond markets retained a positive tone while the EUR edged higher in early European...
April 17th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, HR, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 16, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 16, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Speaking in the press conference that followed the conclusion of y-day’s ECB policy meeting, President Mario Draghi made clear that speculation...
April 16th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Finance, Markets, News, Organisations, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tourism | Read More

April ECB meeting: Implementation of expanded APP to support recovery and bring inflation close to 2.0% (15 April 2015)

April ECB meeting: Implementation of expanded APP to support recovery and bring inflation close to 2.0% (15 April 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A At its regular monetary policy meeting on Wednesday 15 April, the ECB Governing Council decided to keep the interest rate on the main refinancing operations and the interest rates on the marginal lending facility...
April 15th, 2015 | Banking, European Union, Finance, HR, Insight, Markets, News, Organisations, Politics and Government, Reports | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 15, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 15, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The ECB governing council convenes later today. With the Central Bank expected to stay put on its monetary policy, market focus will be...
April 15th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Eurobank’s Regional Monthly April 2015

Eurobank’s Regional Monthly April 2015
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A Regional Economics & Market Strategy Monthly (April 2015) Lower energy prices & ECB QE driving macro developments in the region  REGIONAL MACROECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTS & OUTLOOK 2015-2016 growth...
April 9th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Consumers Market, Energy, Environment, European Union, Finance, Gas, LNG, Markets, News, Oil Industry, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

March FOMC minutes: Higher federal funds rate expected by the end of this year (9 April 2015)

March FOMC minutes: Higher federal funds rate expected by the end of this year (9 April 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A March FOMC minutes: Higher federal funds rate expected by the end of this year The minutes of the March 17-18 FOMC meeting did not yield major surprises.1 There was a considerable disparity of views between...
April 9th, 2015 | Banking, Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 9, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, April 9, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The minutes of the March FOMC policy meeting, published y-day, showed that the Central Bank remains inclined to embark on a rate tightening...
April 9th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Country Profiles, Energy, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 8, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 8, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The two-day BoJ policy meeting concluded earlier today with the Central Bank keeping its monetary policy on hold on the view that rising...
April 8th, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Comment, Company Profiles, European Union, Finance, Food and Drink, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Sanctions, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets, Trade and Commerce | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 7, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Tuesday, April 7, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their lead from the positive tone on Wall Street overnight, major Asian bourses firmed today on the view that the Fed will probably...
April 7th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, April 6, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, April 6, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of Asian stock markets kicked off the week on a positive footing after downbeat US data released on Friday stirred speculation...
April 6th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Press and Media, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 3, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Friday, April 3, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Tracking the positive tone in Wall Street overnight most major Asian equity markets moved higheron Friday, ahead of the US non-farm payrolls...
April 3rd, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 1, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Wednesday, April 1, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The negative tone in the majority of global equity markets today favored the safe haven appeal of the JPY with the USD/JPY standing close...
April 1st, 2015 | Associations, Banking, Company Profiles, European Union, Finance, Holidays, HR, News, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Ports & Terminals, Press and Media, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 30, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Monday, March 30, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: Taking their cue from the positive tone in Wall Street on Friday, major Asian equity markets were firmer today favoured by market expectations...
March 30th, 2015 | Banking, Company Profiles, Finance, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Politics and Government, Reports, Shipfinance, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Regioni (Friday, March 27, 2015

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Regioni (Friday, March 27, 2015
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The US currency regained some ground in European trade on Friday assisted by y-day’s positive US data and hawkish comments by Federal...
March 27th, 2015 | Markets, News, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets | Read More

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 26, 2015)

Daily Overview of Global Markets & the SEE Region (Thursday, March 26, 2015)
Dr. Platon Monokroussos, Chief Market Economist, Deputy General Manager, Eurobank Ergasias S.A HIGHLIGHTS WORLD ECONOMIC & MARKET DEVELOPMENTS GLOBAL MARKETS: The majority of global equity markets moved lower on Thursday and US Treasuries firmed in early European trade on the back of news that...
March 26th, 2015 | Associations, Company Profiles, Markets, News, Person Profiles, Reports, Statistics, Stock Markets, Tourism | Read More