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Comment & Analysis

Euro looks like it has further to fall

Selling the single currency and buying dollars is the number one trade in most banks’ 2016 outlooks, writes Katie Martin

BTG Pactual: run for its money

Crises in confidence and a reliance on short-term funding do not play well together

US credit tightens ahead of Fed shift

Signs of impending downward spiral appear even before policy move

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"The EU needs to decide what it wants to be when it grows up : a united states of Europe, a la USA, or not. If not, let it scrap the administrative edifices in Brussels and Strasbourg, sell off the real estate, sack the mandarins, and resort to being a free trade zone. I suspect it will have more adherents, more coherence, and fewer issues to make a hash of if it follows this route."
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