On Thursday, Coca-Cola Co. became the latest American firm to tap the market, selling �8.5 billion ($9.5 billion) worth of new bonds, the largest euro-denominated bond from an American firm on record and the second-largest by any company in the currency.
(Bloomberg) -- Economic sentiment in the euro area rose to a seven-month high and German unemployment dropped, keeping the region on a recovery path as the European Central Bank prepares to unleash its quantitative-easing program.
About Greece and the euro, a conservative U.S. magazine recently opined that �A common currency for the European Union was always a bad idea, because it required a common monetary policy for very different economies.
Holidaymakers were given a boost today as the pound soared to a seven-year high against the Euro. The pound is now worth just over �1.36 - the highest level since December 2007, just before the economic crash.
In an interview with The Irish Times ahead of the Labour Party conference, Mr Howlin publicly disclosed for the first time that �elaborate and detailed� plans were made for a euro collapse. He indicated contingency plans were in place for the re ...
Amid Greece's approval from the European Commission on its proposed reform measures to extend its bailout program, the ECB released new banknotes named after the Greek mythology figure "Europa" - which the continent is obviously named after.