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  1. Draghi Wants to 'Avoid Fire Sales' in Euro Banks

    Today the European Central Bank left interest rates unchanged, leaving the bank's ...
  2. Thousands of Brits Apply for EU Passports

    Since Britain voted to exit the EU, thousands of their citizens have been scrambling ...
  3. Why These European Countries Don't Use The Euro

    The euro is a common currency of the European Union. Yet, many EU countries don’t ...
  4. Up for Debate: Political Risk

    Managing political risks cost-effectively is difficult but today portfolio managers ...
  5. Will Central Banks Look to New Tools?

    With a couple weeks to digest the Brexit vote, we see some key takeaways tied to ...
  6. Our Outlook for the Second Half

    What’s in store for the second half? Around 90 BlackRock portfolio managers and executives ...
  1. How Brexit Can Affect the European Economy

    Pay attention to the economic consequences for the European Union as a result of ...
  2. Why the British Pound Is Stronger Than the U.S. ...

    Learn why the British pound is stronger than the U.S. dollar, despite the U.S. economy ...
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    Want exposure to the European markets? Check out these ETFs.
  4. Brexit Bad for Facebook, but Not Why You Think ...

    The media giant could take a significant hit to it business if Britain's decision ...
  5. Who Bought What Amid Brexit Carnage (EPC, CMG)

    Many fund managers running premium funds used the Brexit event to cherry pick key ...
  6. Brexit Puts Big UK Banks at Risk

    The uncertainty from last week's Brexit vote increases the risk of a U.K. recession, ...
  1. Why the British Pound Is Stronger Than the U.S. Dollar

    Learn why the British pound is stronger than the U.S. dollar, despite the U.S. economy being larger than that of Britain ...
  2. In what ways does Bayesian probability support the probability default model when ...

    Learn what happened in the European debt crisis. It became a heated argument between the hawks and doves who argued the merits ...
  3. How do wholly owned subsidiaries operate in the European Union?

    Find out how wholly owned subsidiaries and their parent companies are treated in the European Union, specifically regarding ...
  4. What nations other than the U.S. have risk-free interest rates?

    Find out which countries have risk-free rates of returns. This is typically the yield on a 3-month note, and it can be negative ...
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