Fitch leaves rating unchanged, notes recovery potential and tricky fiscal balance
New government sets sights on sustainable and wide-reaching tourism industry
Falling T-bill yields underline market confidence in Greek debt, promise lower servicing costs
Bonds enjoy great buoyancy but remain some distance from investment grade
Strong investor demand for 7-year bond, yield settles at record low of 1.9 pct
Talks to begin on plan to rescue PPC from dire financial straits
S&P highlights risks for Greek banking sector
Greek banks still face higher economic risks than most banking sectors globally, while the country’s economic prospects remain highly uncertain, S&P notes in its latest report on local lenders released on Wednesday evening.
Against this backdrop, the rating agency expects banks to book high credit losses in 2016 and 2017, despite the large loan provisions of the last five years. In addition, low interest rates, the high stock of non-performing loans (NPLs) and funding imba...
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