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Spain: no respite from the market

New Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy should be the kind of guy the bond market can do business with: a tax-slashing, regulation crushing, debt-reducing conservative, nevertheless the markets are ratcheting up their attack on Spanish bonds

Politics

Europe starts the week in limbo

French-German summit ends with nothing more than a pledge to have a plan in place before G-20 summit next month. Can the markets wait that long for a resolution to Greek debt situation and possible spread of contagion to Spain and Italy?