"the signs for Greece's creditors aren't propitious" http://www.wsj.com/articles/greece-can-pay-its-debts-in-full-but-it-wont-1424384652 …
VAROUFAKIS SAYS GREECE TO REJECT MORE AUSTERITY: TELEGRAPH, BBG
Greek Deposit Run Accelerates Ahead Of Monday's Bank Holiday http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-02-19/greek-deposit-run-accelerates-ahead-mondays-bank-holiday …
Frances Coppola retweeted
EUROWORKING GROUP ENDS; GERMANY, NETHERLANDS, FINLAND OBJECTIONS HAVE "EASED" - SOURCES - MNI #Greece
Finland Rejects Greek Proposal on Loans, Premier Stubb Says: YLE. ES +BTFATH again
#Eurogroup Working Group ends; closer to agreement, Greek positions largely accepted by majority: sources ~MNI /via @FGoria
The Germans are much more reserved re any agreement in EWG. Apparently there are still pending issues. #Eurogroup #Greece
BREAKING -- Greek officials say that a 'principal agreement' has been reached at the #Eurogroup Working Group. | #Greece
Germany describes extension request “Trojan Horse”, Greece returns …the compliment http://goo.gl/fb/4Vi4qN
Berlin basically wants Tsipras to denounce that big speech he gave to Greek Parliament the other day
ECB ready to tell Greek banks to reduce holdings of country's sovereign debt http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/economics/11422438/Greece-faces-off-with-creditors-live.html …
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@FT's man in #Berlin @stefanwagstyl confirms: #Germany rejects #Greece extension request. Story shortly here: http://www.ft.com/intl/cms/s/0/29c9a90a-b824-11e4-b6a5-00144feab7de.html …
GREEK LETTER NOT IN LINE WITH AGREED EUROGROUP CRITERIA - JAEGER
And Now Back Down, After Germany Rejects Greek Extension Proposal http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-02-19/and-now-back-down-after-germany-rejects-greek-extension-proposal …
The German government has rejected the Greek request for extension of financial assistance ~DPA /via @OpenEurope The plot thickens!
The Greek gov't has blinked, now the Eurogroup needs to show flexibility and close a deal with #Greece.
Based on government sources, Syriza submitted request for loan extension that incorporates language rejected in last eurogroup leaked draft.
BREAKING: @JunckerEU spokes says Juncker regards Greek request as "a positive sign, could pave the way for a reasonable compromise"
Full text: Greek request letter for loan extension [signed by Varoufakis]: http://tl.gd/n_1skot6h ~RTRS #Greece #Eurogroup
Greece blinks with one eye: asks to "proceed jointly to successful conclusion of present arrangements" -with which policies remains unclear
The key here is that from Germany's perspective, Greece has re-applied for the "program" https://twitter.com/markets/status/568373924997820416 …
#Greece bailout extension document seen by @reutersJanS shows Athens accepting #EU terms, including troika monitoring, concluding bailout
Looking as if #Greece & #Syriza folded in all but name & agreed extend current terms. If true, domestic fallout & party management difficult
EUROGROUP TO MEET ON FRIDAY TO DISCUSS GREEK REQUEST FOR BAILOUT EXTENSION - EURO ZONE SOURCE
Boom → #Greece recognises existing bailout agreement as binding in its financial and procedural content ~document /via @spz_trader
BoomBoom → #Greece says bailout extension would be monitored by the Troika ~Draft
#Greece RT @v_dendrinou Extension Request Proposes to 'Proceed Jointly to Successful Conclusion of Present Arrangements' --Official via @WSJ
Yannis Koutsomitis retweeted
@YanniKouts I feels *way* to much of a climbdown to be true ... Syriza could not survive this without a new election/refferendum
Is it me or has the Greek gov't just capitulated?
Greece aims to reach deal with eurozone lenders soon, says government spokesman http://dlvr.it/8dMkSQ
Eurogroup chief Dijsselbloem confirms eurozone finance ministers will meet in Brussels tomorrow
Wording of #Greece extension crucial. Won't be same b4. May request swapping loan conditionality frm MoU (as now) to certain principles set
Good @WSJ blog on what the #Greece MFAFA is. Points out that it says loans conditional on MoU http://blogs.wsj.com/brussels/2015/02/18/greeces-loan-agreement-bluff/ …
Albert Broomhead retweeted
"@FerroTV: GREECE ASKS ECB TO RE-INTRODUCE COLLATERAL WAIVER: DRAFT"
UPDATE: ECB denies German media report that it wants Greece to bring in capital controls http://read.bi/19AuBgM
FAZ article not too surprising - Were ELA to run out, it would likely require the introduction of capital controls at Greek banks
The ECB have extended the ELA to Greek banks by increasing it from EUR 65bln to EUR 68.3bln according to sources yesterday
Where Greece's bailout billions went, & who bailed whom RT @YiannisMouzakis: look at those two charts together
Why Greece Might Very Well Say “Goodbye To All That” http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-02-18
Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev orders humanitarian gas supplies to south-eastern Ukraine http://tass.ru/en/world/778641
Donetsk republic denies reports of switching to Russian gas http://tass.ru/en/economy/778638 …
Hungary gives up reverse supplies of Russian gas to Ukraine — media http://tass.ru/en/economy/778621 …
Chart: French CPI -
RT @wonkmonk_: Government bond issuance is net negative in combined US, UK, Japan and Eurozone http://read.bi/1DrT5VY
De-Dollarization Accelerates: Russia Launches SWIFT-Alternative Linking 91 Entities http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-02-18/de-dollarization-accelerates-russia-launches-swift-alternative-linking-91-entities …
Russia Dumps Most US Paper Ever As China Reduces Treasurys Holdings To January 2013 Levels http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-02-18/russia-dumps-most-us-paper-ever-china-reduces-treasurys-holdings-january-2013-levels …
Russia , China and Japan all dumped Debt , who was buying ?