Markets expect decisive response from Germany and France

The euro continued to strengthen this week after a meeting last Sunday between German chancellor Merkel and French president Sarkozy where they promised to come up with a comprehensive framework to tackle the euro zone debt crisis.

15th October, 2011

The euro continued to strengthen this week after a meeting last Sunday between German chancellor Merkel and French president Sarkozy where they promised to come up with a comprehensive framework to tackle the euro zone debt crisis.

While little detail emerged from the meeting it is expected that European leaders will agree on initiatives to increase the size of the EFSF, the recapitalisation of major European banks, and the private sector taking a 30-50 per...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago