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Ireland to sell €500 million Treasury Bills this week
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# Treasury Bills

Ireland to sell €500 million Treasury Bills this week

Jan 15th 2013, 10:10 AM 4,301 Views 16 Comments

The auction is the latest in a series of measures undertaken by the National Treasury Management Agency as it looks to return Ireland to normal lending markets.

Shares fall amid protests against austerity in Athens and Madrid
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# The Markets

Shares fall amid protests against austerity in Athens and Madrid

Sep 26th 2012, 5:06 PM 3,772 Views 12 Comments

Protests on the streets of Spain and Greece have spooked the markets.

Good while it lasted: US stocks sink after Spain inspired rally fizzles
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# The Markets

Good while it lasted: US stocks sink after Spain inspired rally fizzles

Jun 11th 2012, 9:21 PM 4,411 Views 21 Comments

Spain’s tough fiscal challenges and the upcoming elections in Greece have added to concerns about the eurozone.

Going down: Markets fall across Europe as Spain sells off €2.9bn of bonds
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# The Markets

Going down: Markets fall across Europe as Spain sells off €2.9bn of bonds

May 14th 2012, 1:16 PM 2,776 Views 16 Comments

Spain paid a higher interest rate on the short-term bonds as markets have reacted badly to the ongoing uncertainty in Greece and the wider eurozone.

Stocks rise on news of Greek parliament's approval of austerity measures
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# The Markets

Stocks rise on news of Greek parliament's approval of austerity measures

Feb 13th 2012, 11:12 AM 967 Views 9 Comments

Greece is now on course to receive a second bailout and the markets quite like that…

Facebook set to file $5 billion IPO today
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# Facebook

Facebook set to file $5 billion IPO today

Feb 1st 2012, 8:00 AM 3,416 Views 32 Comments

The initial public offering of stocks in the social networking giant has been long anticipated and could eventually make Bono a rich man…

Markets open strongly on news of EU's fiscal compact deal
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# The Markets

Markets open strongly on news of EU's fiscal compact deal

Jan 31st 2012, 10:22 AM 1,055 Views 6 Comments

A deal in Brussels is music to the ears of those on the trading floor…

European shares fall amid worries over a deal on Greece
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# The Markets

European shares fall amid worries over a deal on Greece

Jan 24th 2012, 12:24 PM 1,217 Views 6 Comments

Eurozone finance ministers’ hardline stance on Greek bondholders is causing jitters in the European markets.