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  • Varoufakis: I'm not endorsing Syriza Friday, 4 Sep 2015 | 3:15 AM ET
    Varoufakis: I'm not endorsing Syriza

    No Greek party, including Syriza, is capable of implementing a reform and fiscal agenda that is able to stabilize the economy says Yanis Varoufakis, former Greek finance minister.

  • Need to stop 'extending and pretending': Varoufakis Friday, 4 Sep 2015 | 3:15 AM ET
    Need to stop 'extending and pretending': Varoufakis

    Yanis Varoufakis, Greece's former finance minister, defends his contribution to the bailout negotiations and argues over what needs to be done in Greece, adding that Germany wants a Grexit.

  • *Some people see parallels with Greece. LONDON, Sept 3- Bondholders cheering Ukraine's debt swap face the risk that Kiev will return to the bargaining table within a few years, following the path Greece trod after its 2012 restructuring. Ukraine's sovereign bonds have rallied 40 percent to trade up to 75 cents per dollar of face value following the Aug. 27...

  • Germany ready to accept Grexit: 'Wiseman' Friday, 4 Sep 2015 | 2:00 AM ET
    Germany ready to accept Grexit: 'Wiseman'

    Lars Feld, member of the German Council of Economic Experts and professor for Economic Policy at the University of Freiburg, discusses Germany's stance on Greek politics and the euro zone.

  • Draghi is 'exquisite' central banker: Varoufakis Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 | 7:00 PM ET
    Draghi is 'exquisite' central banker: Varoufakis

    Mario Draghi is an "exquisite" central banker who is very badly constrained, says Yanis Varoufakis, the former Greek finance minister.

  • Europe's migrant and refugee crisis in photos Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 | 2:18 PM ET
    Migrants, including thee men from Benin, who had arrived by train to Germany sit on cots while waiting to register at a center for migrants at a facility of the German Federal Police (Bundespolizei) on August 31, 2015 in Rosenheim, Germany.

    People displaced by wars in Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan are fleeing to Europe, where leaders are divided over how to handle the influx.

  • *Some people see parallels with Greece. LONDON, Sept 3- Bondholders cheering Ukraine's debt swap face the risk that Kiev will return to the bargaining table within a few years, following the path Greece trod after its 2012 restructuring. Ukraine's sovereign bonds have rallied 40 percent to trade up to 75 cents per dollar of face value following the Aug. 27...

  • ATHENS, Greece— A left-wing opposition leader is telling voters they won't find a Greek exit from the common European currency hard. Former energy minister Panagiotis Lafazanis says his Popular Unity party's avowed aim of adopting a new national currency— which most Greeks oppose— would be as simple "as drinking a glass of water." Lafazanis was instrumental in...

  • Hillary emails reveal US tried to save this country Thursday, 3 Sep 2015 | 9:26 AM ET
    Then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton speaks at a press conference with Greek Foreign Minister Stavros Lambrinidis on July 17, 2011 at the Foreign Ministry in Athens.

    A batch of Hillary Clinton's State Department emails reveals America's efforts to garner IMF support to bail out this country.

  • ATHENS, Sept 2- Greece will miss its revenue target from asset sales this year due to delays in a 1.2 billion euro airport deal, the head of its privatisation agency said on Wednesday, in a setback to efforts to meet the terms of its new bailout. As part of its commitments under the 86 billion euro rescue loan from international creditors, Greece aims to raise 1.4...

  • GREECE TO CHANGE BID TERMS FOR THESSALONIKI PORT TENDER, CUTTING INITIAL STAKE OFFERED TO 51 PERCENT- PRIVATISATION AGENCY CHIEF.

  • Top investor: Safe stocks for a crazy market Wednesday, 2 Sep 2015 | 10:21 AM ET
    Louis Navellier, CIO, Navellier & Associates.

    Louis Navellier, whose "Squawk Box" model portfolio is up 19% this year, shares his views on how to ride out the volatility in the market.

  • Will Greece see fresh capital outflows? Monday, 31 Aug 2015 | 6:38 PM ET
    Will Greece see fresh capital outflows?

    Fariborz Moshirian, director of the institute of finance at the University of New South Wales, discusses if Greece could see fresh capital outflows if capital controls imposed in June are lifted.

  • ATHENS, Aug 31- The appointment of Greek bailout negotiator George Chouliarakis to be finance minister in a caretaker government may help assuage some fears that Greece's bailout programme could go off track while it prepares for elections. Greece is due to hold elections on Sept.20 after former prime minister Alexis Tsipras resigned in a bid to win popular...

  • Star Bulk Carriers reports 2Q loss Monday, 31 Aug 2015 | 8:57 AM ET

    ATHENS, Greece _ Star Bulk Carriers Corp. on Monday reported a loss of $65 million in its second quarter. The average estimate of four analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for a loss of 18 cents per share. Four analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $48.3 million.

  • "We will have new elections in Greece and I am working on the assumption that Greece will fulfill its commitments," Merkel said during a press conference in Berlin.

  • ATHENS, Aug 31- Greece will not extend a short-selling ban on stocks that expires on Aug. 31, an official at the country's securities regulator told Reuters on Monday. The ban went into effect when Athens imposed capital controls on June 29 and was extended until the end of August. Trading on the Athens bourse was suspended in late June for five weeks as part of...

  • ATHENS, Aug 29- Former Greek premier Alexis Tsipras urged supporters on Saturday to give him a fresh mandate to complete the country's political transformation, as polls showed his leftist Syriza party's lead slipping ahead of elections next month. Tsipras abruptly resigned last week, days after clinching an 86 billion-euro bailout package from Greece's...

  • ATHENS, Aug 29- Former Greek premier Alexis Tsipras urged supporters on Saturday to give him a mandate to complete the country's political transformation, as a poll showed his leftist Syriza party's lead slipping ahead of elections next month. Tsipras abruptly resigned last week, days after clinching an 86 billion euro bailout package from Greece's euro zone...

  • Greek election could result in new, big coalition govt Saturday, 29 Aug 2015 | 2:24 AM ET

    ATHENS, Greece— Greece's outgoing prime minister, Alexis Tsipras, is banking on his popularity to win a national election next month and strengthen his grip on power after purging his radical left Syriza party of dissenters. Tsipras called the election last week to rid his party of rebels who had refused to back the bailout deal he agreed upon with Greece's...