RBC Says German Economy to Shrink in Fourth Quarter

Nov. 30 (Bloomberg) -- James Ashley, a senior economist at RBC Capital Markets, discusses Spain's funding needs and the German economy. He talks with Francine Lacqua on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Could the Euro Benefit from Pressurized Banks?
48:56 - Pressure on Deutsche Bank AG has increased since the lender revealed two weeks ago the U.S. Justice Department is asking for $14 billion to settle a probe tied to residential mortgage-backed securities the bank traded before the 2008 financial crisis. Amid concerns about the bank’s finances, about 10 hedge funds that use its prime brokerage service moved part of their listed derivatives holdings to other firms this week, according to an internal bank document Bloomberg News has seen. Bank of America Merrill Lynch Head FX Strategy Athanasios Vamvakidis discusses the risks facing the banking sector with Bloomberg's Anna Edwards and Manus Cranny on "Countdown."
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