Germans are blaming Merkel's tough stance on austerity for their entry's unpopularity at this year's Eurovision, in which Denmark was the victor.» Read More
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Safe haven is a lovely term indicating that an asset class, bank or company is rock solid, reliable and dependable. After years of financial crisis a safe haven asset feels like a port in a storm and investors have flocked into so-called safe haven assets like U.S., German and UK government debt.
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CNBC's Steve Liesman reports Denmark became the first central bank in this cycle to charge a negative interest rate, cutting certificate of deposit rates from .05 percent to -0.2 percent.
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The head of Denmark’s central bank has warned that the Danish krone is coming under intense pressure from investors seeking a haven in Europe and betting that the currency’s peg to the euro could be cracked by the crisis. The FT reports.
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Nick Buckles, the chief executive of G4S, has admitted he “misread the markets” following the collapse of his ambitious 5.2 billion pounds ($8.3 billion) merger with Danish cleaning company ISS to create a world securities and cleaning giant.
"The banks and the credit markets are under pressure, but still we have had huge gains on the safe government bonds, the German and Danish bonds. It has been a safe-haven for us," Lars Rhode, CEO at ATP, told CNBC.
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"We have some disappointing developments in Russia. Sales have not been growing, and it is clearly because Russian consumers are taking longer to adjust to higher prices," Jorgen Buhl Rasmussen, CEO at Carlsberg, told CNBC.
Brewer Carlsberg warned Wednesday that profits for 2011 would be lower than expected after beer sales fell in Russia.
If the market overreacts on the plus side to any news of a Greek debt deal, here's how to trade.