Deal Hopes Deflated as Market Braces for the Worst

Dec. 21 (Bloomberg) -- Gary Goldberg Financial Services President Oliver Pursche, UBS Securities Economist Kevin Cummins, and Raymond James Head of Fixed Income Kevin Giddis discuss the factors hindering a budget deal. They speak on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)
The Best of Yanis Varoufakis
07:28 - Yanis Varoufakis, Greece's iconoclastic finance minister, has resigned his post following his country's historic 'NO' vote. He describes himself on twitter as having been "thrust onto the public scene by Europe's inane handling of an inevitable crisis." Always one for a great line, here are some of his best bits.
  • Does a ‘No’ Vote Complicate Future Negotiations?
  • Greece Has Two-Week Deadline on ECB Payment: Vamvakidis
  • Greek Banking System Is the Real Pressure Cooker: Diebel