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Greece plans to raise about ?6bn of short-term funds this week from local banks after its eurozone partners turned down a request for a bridge loan to repay a bond held by the European Central Bank that matures later this month.

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CNNMoney: Flight to safety: 10-year yield at record lowupdated: Thu May 17 2012 17:27:00

Investors fled stocks and made a rush toward the safety of U.S. Treasuries Thursday, sending 10-year yield to a record low close, as worries about Greece's future in the eurozone continued to escalate.

What's next for Europe and the eurozone?updated: Thu May 17 2012 11:50:00

Former EU Commissioner Peter Mandelson discusses the new French president and what this means for the eurozone.

Greece: Why not let it sink? updated: Fri May 11 2012 05:39:00

Greece may have given us the word democracy and many of the principles of civil society. But now it is "the sick man of Europe," and the people of other European democracies are asking whether it's worth saving with billions more dollars of their money. Put crudely, their argument is this: So what if Greece slides ignominiously out of the eurozone?

CNNMoney: Stocks end higher for third straight dayupdated: Fri Mar 09 2012 16:55:00

U.S. stocks finished higher for a third straight day Friday, after a slightly better-than-expected jobs report, but the gains were pared back after Greece's deal with bondholders triggered a "credit event."

Creditors agree to Greek bond dealupdated: Fri Mar 09 2012 06:04:00

Creditors agreed to a plan to restructure Greek government bonds, government officials said Friday, marking a vital move to the financial future of the country.

Greek debt dealupdated: Fri Mar 09 2012 06:04:00

Creditors have agreed to a plan to restructure Greek government bonds, Elinda Labropoulou reports

CNNMoney: Greece's debt swap looks like it might workupdated: Thu Mar 08 2012 07:27:00

For a country that has faced many moments of truth over the past few years, Greece is on the cusp of what could be a real make or break moment.

Eurozone delays half of Greece's fundsupdated: Thu Mar 01 2012 23:09:00

Eurozone members delayed approval of more than half of the ?130bn bail-out for Greece after demanding that Athens show more proof that it would implement hastily agreed spending cuts and reforms.

CNNMoney: Who's afraid of Greek credit default swaps?updated: Thu Mar 01 2012 10:57:00

For investors, the words credit default swap can bring back painful memories of 2008. But in the case of Greece, the dreaded derivatives may not be the ticking time bomb some have feared.

CNNMoney: Stocks to advance as oil prices pauseupdated: Tue Feb 28 2012 08:46:00

U.S. stocks were poised to edge higher at Tuesday's open, tracking gains in global stock markets, as oil prices pull back following a seven-day run-up that sent crude 9% higher.

CNNMoney: S&P downgrades Greeceupdated: Mon Feb 27 2012 18:30:00

Standard & Poor's downgraded Greece's credit rating Monday to "selective default" after the government took legal steps to impose losses on all holders of Greek government bonds.

CNNMoney: Investors sidelined by Greece worriesupdated: Wed Feb 22 2012 08:09:00

U.S. stocks were poised for a slightly lower open Wednesday, as investors question whether Greece's newest bailout will be effective.

CNNMoney: Greece gets a reprieve, but crisis not overupdated: Tue Feb 21 2012 16:14:00

Once again, Greece appears to have been snatched back from the brink of default with the promise of more bailout money.

CNNMoney: Greek bailout is back in private sector handsupdated: Tue Feb 21 2012 11:56:00

It looks like Greece will avoid an outright default in the short run now that eurozone finance officials have signed off on a second bailout for the debt-stricken nation.

Greek debt nightmare laid bareupdated: Mon Feb 20 2012 19:23:00

A "strictly confidential" report on Greece's debt projections prepared for eurozone finance ministers reveals Athens' rescue programme is way off track and suggests the Greek government may need another bail-out once a second rescue -- set to be agreed on Monday night -- runs out.

CNNMoney: Greek bailout: The pressure is onupdated: Mon Feb 20 2012 08:28:00

It's officially crunch time. European finance ministers need to agree to the terms of a second bailout to keep Greece from defaulting on an upcoming bond payment.

CNNMoney: Greece must do 'whatever it takes'updated: Fri Feb 10 2012 15:15:00

The Greek government faces a crucial test this weekend as the nation's parliament is set to vote Sunday on austerity reforms needed to qualify for a second bailout.

Eurozone ministers reset Greece's goalsupdated: Fri Feb 10 2012 11:21:00

Eurozone finance ministers gave a clear indication they were preparing to paper over Greece's failure to hit international lenders' mandated budget targets for 2011, saying they would now evaluate Athens' performance based on goals that combine both this year's and next year's finances.

Eurozone dismisses Greek budget dealupdated: Thu Feb 09 2012 20:29:00

Eurozone finance ministers dismissed as incomplete a reputed ?3.3bn package of Greek budget cuts presented to them in the hope of securing a new ?130bn bail-out and sent the country's finance minister back to Athens with a fresh set of demands and an urgent deadline.

Dealing with debt in Greeceupdated: Thu Feb 09 2012 20:29:00

Yannis Stournaras with the Foundation for Economic and Industrial Research on rescue plans for Greece's debt crisis.

CNNMoney: My big fat Greek speculative rallyupdated: Thu Feb 09 2012 08:29:00

Stop me if you've heard this before. Greece is close to getting another bailout from the European Union, International Monetary Fund and European Central Bank, the so-called troika.

Greek leaders ready to back austerity dealupdated: Thu Feb 09 2012 02:49:00

A dispute over pension cuts stalled talks last night between leaders of Greece's fractious national unity government on tough new austerity measures, one of the last hurdles to be cleared before eurozone officials can sign off on a ?130B ($172B) bailout and save Athens from a messy default. However, officials said they were still confident of reaching a deal by the morning.

CNNMoney: Stocks stumble on Greek debt fears, earningsupdated: Tue Jan 24 2012 17:00:00

U.S. stocks ended mostly in the red Tuesday as investors awaited progress on Greek debt talks and waded through another batch of corporate results.

CNNMoney: Greek default is essentially a given: S&Pupdated: Tue Jan 24 2012 15:37:00

Greece will eventually default on its debts, even if the nation reaches a deal with the private sector to restructure its debts, according to a panel of experts.

CNNMoney: Greek debt deal hinges on interest rate impasseupdated: Tue Jan 24 2012 08:38:00

Greece and its creditors in the private sector are grappling over a key detail of a deal aimed at reducing the nation's overwhelming debt load, according to a top eurozone official.

CNNMoney: Stocks: Greece's debt talks in focusupdated: Mon Jan 23 2012 08:39:00

As investors return from the weekend, Monday is already starting off a lot like Friday did: Greece's debt talks are still in limbo, and U.S. companies continue to report earnings.

CNNMoney: Greek debt talks in limboupdated: Sun Jan 22 2012 13:09:00

Greek debt talks are said to be progressing but officials have yet to announce a deal to scale back the nation's overwhelming debt load.

Searching for a solution for Greeceupdated: Sat Jan 21 2012 11:37:00

Journalist John Psaropoulos discusses what to expect of more talks over Greece's debt crisis.

Progress made in Greek debt talks, negotiators sayupdated: Sat Jan 21 2012 11:37:00

Talks on restructuring Greek debt continued Saturday, with negotiators reporting some progress made toward reaching a deal with the nation's private creditors.

CNNMoney: Greek debt talks remain elusiveupdated: Fri Jan 20 2012 08:08:00

A deal on restructuring Greek debt remained elusive on Thursday, as the second day of talks ended with the nation's private sector creditors without an agreement.

CNNMoney: Greek debt talks drag onupdated: Thu Jan 19 2012 05:10:00

Greece and its private sector creditors remain mired in deep negotiations over a deal to reduce the nation's crushing debt load.

CNNMoney: The Greek debt dance heating upupdated: Tue Jan 17 2012 12:56:00

The financial fate of Greece hangs in the balance this week, as officials reconvene over the contentious topic of Greek bonds, or more specifically, how big a writedown private investors are willing to take.

CNNMoney: Greek debt talks to resumeupdated: Mon Jan 16 2012 14:03:00

Greek debt talks are set to resume this week as the country at the heart of Europe's financial crisis struggles to get another round of bailout funds.

CNNMoney: Greek debt crisis: Shades of Argentinaupdated: Tue Nov 08 2011 11:17:00

Barack Obama, Nicolas Sarkozy and Angela Merkel descended on the G-20 summit last week intent on stabilizing Greece and resolving the European debt crisis. But Athens may instead end up seeking guidance from an unlikely source: Argentina.

5 voices on the Greek crisisupdated: Fri Nov 04 2011 06:03:00

The Greek government is facing enormous pressure to resolve the country's debt crisis. On Wednesday the finance minister of Greece came out against Prime Minister George Papandreou's plan for a referendum on the debt deal Europe is offering for Greece. Then Thursday he said he was backing off that plan, saying there is no need for it given opposition support for the tough austerity measures which accompany it. It is not clear if that meant he was canceling the referendum, the announcement of which sparked chaos in the markets.

Greece threatened with euro exitupdated: Fri Nov 04 2011 06:03:00

As G-20 leaders meet to discuss the European debt crisis, CNN's Jim Boulden assesses developments in Greece.

CNNMoney: Papandreou backs off bailout referendumupdated: Thu Nov 03 2011 15:15:00

Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou is backing off plans to hold a controversial referendum on an international bailout for his country, he told his cabinet Thursday.

CNNMoney: Greece lightning: Default fears returnupdated: Tue Nov 01 2011 13:15:00

How does one say "Oy vey!" in Greek?

CNNMoney: Europe's biggest baby stepupdated: Fri Oct 28 2011 08:10:00

At long last, European leaders took a significant step forward on the long road toward resolving the eurozone's debt crisis.

The devil is in the details and the dataupdated: Thu Oct 27 2011 22:19:00

For many analysts combing over the three-part deal to restore confidence in the eurozone, the most important things were not what was in the agreement -- but what was left out.

CNNMoney: Finally, Europe has a dealupdated: Thu Oct 27 2011 12:06:00

European Union leaders announced an agreement early Thursday on debt crisis measures, including a hard-fought deal with private sector investors to take a 50% loss on Greek bonds.

Europe's lending to Asiaupdated: Thu Oct 27 2011 11:01:00

As CNN's Ramy Inocencio reports, European countries are the largest lenders to Asia.

Does debt deal solve euro woes?updated: Thu Oct 27 2011 11:01:00

European leaders have thrashed out a deal they hope will resolve the problems that threaten the stability of world markets and the very existence of the euro currency.

CNNMoney: Europe: Grimmer by the minuteupdated: Wed Oct 26 2011 12:32:00

European leaders insist they are making progress on a comprehensive plan to tackle the eurozone's debt and banking crisis.

As Greece faces default, where is Europe's firewall?updated: Thu Oct 20 2011 08:17:00

After two years of denial about the European periphery's solvency problem, European policymakers are finally, grudgingly, facing reality. They are recognizing that Greece is almost certain to default by year-end. And they have concluded that it is imperative to recapitalize Europe's banks and to erect an effective "firewall" around Spain and Italy to reassure markets that if Greece defaults, the crisis will be contained there.

CNNMoney: Greek default is just a matter of timeupdated: Wed Oct 05 2011 07:01:00

It was once unthinkable but is now widely expected: Greece is headed toward default.

Greek debt talks fail to find solutionupdated: Mon Sep 26 2011 06:34:00

The International Monetary Fund annual meetings wrapped up in Washington on Sunday with widespread concern over the eurozone sovereign debt crisis but no immediate consensus on the solution.

CNNMoney: The euro will survive (That's not a typo)updated: Fri Sep 23 2011 12:42:00

The euro may be in intensive care right now. But even if Greece defaults, it's not time to start reading the currency its last rites just yet.

CNNMoney: Greek default: What it would meanupdated: Tue Sep 20 2011 07:48:00

Experts agree it's almost certain that Greece will not be able to pay all of its debts. But if the country does default, what happens next?

CNNMoney: Europe default risk signal flashing redupdated: Fri Sep 16 2011 15:45:00

Europe default risks are on the rise. Take one look at the market for credit default swaps, and the probability that Greece will default on its $345 billion in debt is near 100%. Portugal, Ireland, Spain and Italy aren't too far behind.

CNNMoney: EU summit on Greece: High stakes, few optionsupdated: Fri Sep 16 2011 15:42:00

European officials are scrambling to resolve the debt crisis in Greece amid signs the contagion is spreading, but a comprehensive solution remains elusive ahead of a crucial summit on Thursday.

CNNMoney: EU unveils Greek rescue and expands bailout fundupdated: Fri Sep 16 2011 15:37:00

European leaders announced a bold plan Thursday to help Greece get out of debt, and they pledged to take steps to contain the crisis and preserve the euro.

Analysis: Contagion fear from Greek crisisupdated: Thu Sep 15 2011 13:59:00

German Vice-Chancellor and Economics Minister Philipp Rösler broke a long period of silence about a possible Greek default by saying that all options are to be considered.

Europe growing nervous over Greeceupdated: Thu Sep 15 2011 07:09:00

CNN's Tim Lister reports on the growing jitters in Europe on the prospect of Greek default and its consequences.

Q&A: Is Greece going to default and leave the euro?updated: Wed Sep 14 2011 11:43:00

Why are the markets so worried about Greece?

Will Greece default on its debt?updated: Wed Sep 14 2011 11:43:00

CNN's Nina dos Santos explains how Greece's debt crisis continues to impact markets worldwide.

CNNMoney: French bank downgrade is latest blow to Europeupdated: Wed Sep 14 2011 07:54:00

Underscoring the uncertainty about Europe's financial system, two major French banks -- Societe Generale and Credit Agricole -- were downgraded Wednesday due to their exposure to the debt of Greece and other weak eurozone nations.

CNNMoney: Is default the next Greek tragedy?updated: Mon Sep 12 2011 16:30:00

The top grossing film at the box office this past weekend was a movie called "Contagion." It's a horror story. But no, it's not about the European debt crisis.

CNNMoney: Moody's downgrades Greece againupdated: Mon Jul 25 2011 10:39:00

Moody's Investors Service downgraded Greece again Monday, to one class above default, following a new bailout package from its European neighbors.

Moody's downgrades Greek debt again, warns of defaultupdated: Mon Jul 25 2011 06:56:00

International credit rating agency Moody's announced Monday it has once again downgraded Greek's sovereign debt rating - just four days after European leaders agreed on a second bailout for the debt-strapped nation.

CNNMoney: Europe's big debt deal leaves plenty of room for worryupdated: Fri Jul 22 2011 16:29:00

The European Union this week took the boldest step yet to stabilize Greece and contain the threat of a broader debt crisis in the euro zone.

European leaders reach deal to resolve Greek debt crisisupdated: Thu Jul 21 2011 23:45:00

European leaders agreed on Thursday to provide a second bailout package for Greece and drastically expand rescue funds to prevent financial crisis spreading through the eurozone.

CNNMoney: Stocks spooked by European debt woesupdated: Mon Jul 11 2011 17:54:00

U.S. stocks sank Monday as investors got spooked by worries that Europe's debt crisis could spread to Italy, one of Europe's largest economies.

U.S., UK drowning in debtupdated: Mon Jul 11 2011 06:11:00

Gideon Rachman of the Financial Times discusses how the U.S. and Britain are dealing with their debt issues.

Europe's debt dilemmaupdated: Fri Jul 08 2011 06:06:00

Eurozone bankers will meet in Paris to work out a voluntary participation plan. CNN's John Defterios reports.

CNNMoney: Europe's Greek choice: Default or bailoutupdated: Tue Jul 05 2011 13:51:00

So Greece finally has its bailout money. But when that temporary financial crutch runs out in the next year or so, the troubled nation will once again face the very real possibility of default.

CNNMoney: Greece hangs on by a $17 billion threadupdated: Mon Jul 04 2011 17:50:00

The European Union approved the disbursement of its last $17 billion tranche of bailout funding Saturday, putting Greece's debt crisis at bay -- for now.

Greek debt woes worry world marketsupdated: Mon Jul 04 2011 08:03:00

Yonghao Pu, Chief Investment Strategist at UBS, discusses how the Greek debt crisis affects the Asian markets.

Police fire tear gas at Greek riotersupdated: Wed Jun 29 2011 12:30:00

Greek riot police pushed crowds of demonstrators back from Parliament by firing tear gas in central Athens Wednesday.

Why Greeks are angry, scared -- and trappedupdated: Wed Jun 29 2011 12:30:00

The near-tragedy unfolding on the streets of Athens could be a comedy, if the possible consequences were not so dire.

CNNMoney: Stocks rise as investors grapple with Greeceupdated: Mon Jun 20 2011 16:39:00

U.S. stocks managed decent gains Monday, even as investors remained cautious about Greece's debt crisis.

CNNMoney: For Greece: Promise of more money - and painupdated: Mon Jun 20 2011 15:38:00

Eurozone finance ministers made clear Monday that they expect Greece to push ahead with a harsh austerity plan, as a condition for getting more bailout money.

Q&A: Greek crisis threatens eurozone meltdownupdated: Mon Jun 20 2011 09:58:00

What's behind the protests in Greece?

CNNMoney: Is the U.S. like Greece?updated: Sun Jun 19 2011 11:15:00

Deficit hawks often cite Greece's debt nightmare as a cautionary tale for the United States.

CNNMoney: Stocks head for early bounceupdated: Fri Jun 17 2011 09:05:00

U.S. stocks were set for an early rebound Friday, as oil prices slipped and investors awaited another round of economic data.

CNNMoney: Oil prices tumble amid Greek woesupdated: Fri Jun 17 2011 07:41:00

Oil prices fell to a fresh four-month low Friday as jitters about Greece's debt crisis continued to weigh on investors.

Greece downgrade explainedupdated: Tue Jun 14 2011 09:41:00

CNN's Emily Reuben explains the state of the debt crisis in Greece as the nation teeters toward default.

CNNMoney: Stocks set to slide on eurozone worriesupdated: Mon May 23 2011 08:32:00

U.S. stocks were headed for an early sell-off Monday, taking cues from world markets, which tumbled after rating agencies downgraded Greece and Italy late last week.

Greece's debt deepeningupdated: Wed May 11 2011 07:55:00

CNN's Emily Reuben reports on Greece's ongoing debt crisis.

Will Greece go bankrupt?updated: Tue May 10 2011 09:35:00

CNN's Max Foster asks Greece's former finance minister about the country's financial woes.

CNNMoney: Dollar rebounds. Thanks, Greece!updated: Mon May 09 2011 19:58:00

Is the dollar about to move up in weight class?

CNNMoney: Stocks higher on rebound in oilupdated: Mon May 09 2011 17:10:00

U.S. stocks rose Monday as commodity prices regained ground, overshadowing worries about the fiscal crisis in Greece that hung over the market.

Fortune: Greece's big debt denialupdated: Thu Jul 22 2010 05:49:00

Will Greece be able to dig out of its debt crisis? Not even the oracle of Delphi knows for sure.

CNNMoney: Stocks set for early bounceupdated: Tue Jun 15 2010 08:47:00

U.S. stocks were set to open higher Tuesday, ahead of a batch of economic reports, although gains could be limited amid ongoing anxiety about Europe's debt woes.

CNNMoney: Stocks erase gains on Greeceupdated: Mon Jun 14 2010 17:22:00

Stocks gave up gains by the close Monday after Moody's downgraded Greece's debt rating, reminding investors that Europe's economic woes aren't going away anytime soon.

CNNMoney: Moody's: Greece and Portugal still at riskupdated: Mon May 10 2010 15:23:00

A day after European leaders agreed on a $900 billion rescue package, credit rating agency Moody's cautioned investors that two of the euro zone's hardest hit countries aren't out of the woods just yet.

CNNMoney: Gold hits 5-month high above $1200updated: Thu May 06 2010 15:46:00

Gold surged past the psychologically significant $1,200 mark on Thursday as stock markets plummeted and investors sought a safe haven.

Are the ratings agencies credit worthy?updated: Wed May 05 2010 21:07:00

Their decisions on Greece, Spain and Portugal sparked a market freefall last week and spurred a $145 billion bailout plan. A powerful U.S. congressman characterizes them as the triggermen of the 2008 global financial crisis.

$146 billion to bail out Greeceupdated: Tue May 04 2010 08:21:00

Eurogroup officials announce that the international aid package to bail out Greece will be worth $146 billion dollars.

CNNMoney: Greece gets the word: Cut back, or no bailoutupdated: Fri Apr 30 2010 10:37:00

The International Monetary Fund and European Union are demanding further austerity measures from Greece as the price for a bailout, according to a top Greek labor union official.

Greece's debt downgraded to junkupdated: Wed Apr 28 2010 14:33:00

CNN's Richard Quest interviews Former Greek economics minister Yiannos Papantoniou about Greece's debt crisis.

Spanish debt downgraded as Greece shakes marketsupdated: Wed Apr 28 2010 14:33:00

Standard & Poor's downgraded Spain's debt to a "AA" rating Wednesday, down from "AA+," a day after its downgrading of Greek debt set off falls in markets worldwide.

Greek austerity measures prompt strikeupdated: Wed Apr 28 2010 11:03:00

Greek civil servants and private sector workers will hold a 24-hour strike May 5 to protest government austerity measures, the unions announced Wednesday.

Greece seeks ?30 billion aid packageupdated: Wed Apr 28 2010 11:03:00

Greece asks its eurozone partners to activate a ?30B rescue package. CNN's Richard Quest talks to Prof. Kenneth Rogoff.

CNNMoney: U.S. stocks set for a strong startupdated: Wed Apr 28 2010 09:38:00

U.S. stocks were headed for a higher open Wednesday, following a global selloff, as optimism over earnings outweighed concerns about Greece ahead of a key statement from the Federal Reserve.

Greece junk status explainedupdated: Wed Apr 28 2010 08:45:00

CNN's Richard Quest explains Greece's junk bond status and compares its credit ratings to other countries.

Q&A: What does Greece's debt rating downgrade meanupdated: Wed Apr 28 2010 08:45:00

Financial markets were in turmoil on Wednesday amid fears that more countries could be sucked into Greece's mounting debt crisis. European indexes followed those in Asia into the red after Standard & Poor downgraded Greece's debt rating to junk status and Portugal's rating also dropped two notches.

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