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US dollar to euro hits 2-month high, as US spending cuts kick in

The US dollar has hit its highest rate against the euro since early January, as investors seek refuge from US spending cuts in the greenback, and Italy flounders following its election.

March 2nd, 2013 | Posted in Expats | Read More »

Expats seize the day amid Spain’s property market uncertainty

Spain's Costa Brava

Home prices are still dropping across the country. But foreign buyers need to read carefully between the lines of the figures and forecasts being offered.

February 28th, 2013 | Posted in Expats, Spain Expat | Read More »

Euro wobbles as ECB hints at intervention to curb its strength

Last week, following the euro’s stellar gains in January, I asked the question, how high will the euro rise? Well, this week it seems we have an answer, as the euro not only stabilises but actually falls against the pound and US dollar.

February 9th, 2013 | Posted in Expats, Spain News | Read More »

How high will the euro climb?

Well, isn’t 2013 turning out interesting? Far from the continuation of the debt crisis that some people feared, we’re seeing confidence return to the Eurozone in waves, with a corresponding surge in the value of the euro.

February 3rd, 2013 | Posted in Expats | Read More »

Mario Draghi: the closest thing the Eurozone has to a leader?

Who leads the Eurozone? Having “saved” the euro last year, I think that title belongs to Mario Draghi, head of the ECB. This article looks at why that is, and why it’s less than ideal.

January 11th, 2013 | Posted in Expats, Spain News | Read More »

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