Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Economic News , Data and View ( April 22 , 2015 ) - Europe in focus ( Italy Retail Sales And Confidence , Examining Spain's Recovery , Ukraine Hopes Creditors Meet It Halfway , Greece update - Creditor Talks Status , Financial picture , Economics ) ... China in focus -


Tweets.....







Ukraine Expects Creditors to Meet It ‘Half Way’ in Debt Talks. Russia: "nyet"







Ita Feb retail sales -0.2% m/m (+0.1% y/y)













GR Redlines Continue...






ECB SAID STILL CONSIDERING TO RAISE HAIRCUT ON GREEK BONDS: WSJ







Greek 3yr yields rise as 's Coeure rejects Greek govt's claim that ECB blackmails .







Greece won't present reform list at Riga, top Eurogroup official says






INTERVIEW ECB's Coeure: It's up to the Greek government to ensure deal with lenders












Alt FinMin Mardas tells Star TV that state's €400 mln shortage to be overcome by some pension funds allowing use of cash reserves








The government requested the resignation of Capital Market Commission chairman on liquidity statement, acc 2 local media.







GREEK DEPUTY FINMIN SAYS GREECE AIMS TO HAVE 2.5 BLN EURO BUFFER FROM TRANSFER OF STATE ENTITIES' CASH RESERVES TO COVER NEEDS UNTIL END MAY







The Daily Shot; April 22, 2015: Global Macro Currents -








Chart: China's money market rates continue to fall as liquidity is added; 7-day repo & SHIBOR (overnight and 1w) -







RT : Follow red line for real China margin debt via Matthew Smith et al Macquarie.







RT : China's bank loans are growing at the fastest pace since Mar, 2009: source: