“Thatâ€™s the final warning.”
‘We’re All Sick And Tired’ Of The Coalition: Italy’s Date With Strongman Rule Draws Closer
“Today as well the League threatens to make the government fall”.
Meanwhile, In Italy…
The Sum Of All Fears: What Happens If All The Tail Risks Are Realized?
“… a realized turn for the worse.”
The Slowdown Cometh: Global Growth Outlook Suffers Another Body Blow In Deep EC Cuts
This was not digested particularly well.
Good News: Brussels Has Decided Not To Sanction The Italians
“Intensive negotiations over the last few weeks have resulted in a solution.”
A Brief ECB Post-Mortem As Draghi Again Breezes Through Unscathed
On message – assuming you can decipher what the message was supposed to be.
From Italy To Deutsche Bank, A Hilariously Sarcastic Take On Wednesday’s Top European News
Whatever you call it, don’t call it “clarity”.
Looking For Something To Fade? Monday’s Furious Rally In Italian Assets Will Do
You’d be forgiven for being skeptical.
Euro Sinks To 16-Month Low As Italy Dares Brussels To Accidentally Create More Populists
“If you strike me down, I shall become even more irrational than you can possibly imagine.”
Dollars, Crude And The Italian Job: Full Week Ahead Preview
Market participants will focus on oil, the greenback, Italy’s response to Brussels and Brexit in the week ahead.
Italian Economy Flatlines In Third Quarter, Turning Screws On Populists
There’s more bad news for Italy.
Angela Merkel Bombshell Shocks Europe, But Rallies In Banks, Autos Lead Stock Surge
“Shock and disbelief”.
European Commission To Reject Italy’s Draft Budget On Tuesday
Moody’s Downgrades Italy, Outlook Is Stable
And so it begins.Â
Italy Is In Turmoil, So I Guess Everyone Will Start Talking ‘Contagion’ Now
“Lo spread” fears are spreading.
Dear Italy: You Now Stand Accused Of ‘Unprecedented’ Crimes Against Budget Discipline
“We and the E.U. have different views on Italy’s policies.”
Is It Over? Full Week Ahead Preview
Around the world in 1,300 words.
Ruh-Roh! ECB Won’t Rescue Italy, May Force Populists Into E.U. Bailout
“No soup for you.”
Italian Stocks On Precipice Of Bear Market As Tria Fails To Put Out Fire
An unenviable position.
European High Yield Faces Two-Headed Hydra From Italy, EM FX
There are so many self-referential dynamics in play here that it will make your head spin.
Fuggedaboutit: Italian Stocks, Bonds Bludgeoned Again As Salvini, Di Maio Defiant
“We are against the enemies of Europe”.
People Take Break From Selling Italian Assets To Make Sure They Still Have Some To Sell Later
“Either this is the peopleâ€™s budget or itâ€™s not worth it.”
One Trader Doesn’t See Much Difference Between Italy And The U.S. On Fiscal Policy
“The world is changing. Deficits are the new normal and Italyâ€™s latest salvo is just one of many changes that will happen in the coming months and years.”
Claudio Borghi Knows There’s Never A Bad Time To Throw Gas On Raging Italian Dumpster Fires
“The euro as a common currency is not sufficient.”