DIJSSELBLOEM SAYS `DON'T GET YOUR HOPES UP YET' ON GREECE
Greek Gambit Succeeds As Germany Said To Ease Bailout Terms http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-02-12/greek-gambit-succeeds-germany-said-ease-bailout-terms …
Everybody should read these two tweets by @MMQWalker → https://twitter.com/MMQWalker/status/565957186858528768 … and → https://twitter.com/MMQWalker/status/565957945461338112 … #Greece #Germany
Kathimerini's @Elbarbie tweets that reports on 'bridge agreement' with the Eurozone "not credible. Technical discussions havent started yet"
#Greece and #Germany are working towards a compromise http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-02-12/greece-germany-said-to-offer-compromises-on-aid-terms … /via @business
#Greece PM Tsipras and Eurogroup pres Dijsselbloem agree to a 'technical cooperation' plan http://dlvr.it/8Wj9hb /via @kathimerini_gr
#Greece gov't officials are to meet representatives of Troika tomorrow (Friday 13) to prepare for Eurogroup mtng on Monday. /via @livesquawk
Sweden’s Central Bank (Riksbank) announces its own QE, cuts rates into negative territory: http://openeurope.org.uk/daily-shakeup/discussions-delayed-monday-eurozone-greece-fail-even-reach-agreement-framework-negotiations/#section-6 …
Greek January budget shows about €1bn revenue shortfall because of delays in tax payments - deputy finance minister to Reuters ~@FGoria
Govt Official: #Greece Wants To Use Over €11bn In Bank Bailout Fund For Funding Needs During Bridge Period | ← Not possible w 'dirty exit'
MT @paulmasonnews Greek source: doc they agreed to said "amending & extending & successfully concluding" program. Schäuble nixed "amending".
MT @paulmasonnews after 2 hrs they cd not agree &the unagreed draft, w/out "amending", got leaked to press.This frm authoritative Grk source
Normandy group reach verbal agreement on #Ukraine reconciliation – German FM http://bit.ly/1uIuwAY #MinskSummit
Watch for forced smiles and awkward handshakes when Angela Merkel meets Alexis Tsipras today http://econ.st/1zOhZwg
EU chiefs take up Greece baton as Merkel-Tsipras ready to meet http://dlvr.it/8WRYDK
RT @paulmasonnews Brussels in the shadow of Varkiza: GR talks breakdown http://blogs.channel4.com/paul-mason-blog/greece-bailout-talks-limbo-eu-side-walks-away … <no war trials, reconciliation or Victory Day
It is confirmed that PM Tsipras made final decision to block the statemnt. Greek govt says Varoufakis & Dragasakis were also negative abt it
Acc to well-sourced @bpapapanagiotou, Dragasakis & Stathakis -during recent gov mtg- said wd b better to extend bailout than do 'dirty exit'
Even if Merkel & Schäuble were willing to budge on #Greece, Stubb & Rajoy face tough elections challenges later this yr. 0 room for manoeuvr
#Ukraine's Hryvnia ignored positive headlines from IMF and Minsk. Drops 2.7% vs Dollar, fresh historic low.
Russian assets rallying on Ukraine agreement. #Russia's RTS$ Index up >5%. Ruble strengthens almost 2% vs Dollar.
Greek assets rally despite debt standoff. Benchmark index ASE gains 4%, 3yr yield drops by 112bps to <20%.
Meanwhile... GREECE STILL SEEKS BRIDGE AGREEMENT WITH EU: GOVT OFFICIAL.
Ukraine Ceasefire Deal Agreed After Negotiations All-Nighter; Doubts Remain About Its Implementation http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2015-02-12/ukraine-ceasefire-deal-agreed-after-negotiations-all-nighter-doubts-remain-about-its …