“Turbulence may ensue” if no agreement is struck between Greece and its international bailout supervisors soon, the vice-president of the ECB has told CNBC.» Read More
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Vitor Constancio, vice-president of the European Central Bank, says that market "turbulence may ensue" if an agreement isn't reached with Greece in a short time span.
Vitor Constancio, vice-president of the European Central Bank, says that he is still convinced that the worst case scenario of a Greek exit from the euro zone will not happen.