Daily Archives: November 9, 2011


Silvio Berlusconi – shutting one’s eyes won’t make the problems go away. Image AFP/Getty

Welcome back to the FT’s coverage of the eurozone crisis. Curated by John Aglionby, Tom Burgis and David Crouch on the news desk in London, with contributions from correspondents around the world. All times are GMT.

Greece really is expected to get a new prime minister today – 48 hours later than expected. Italy, well who knows what’s going to happen there as the EU inspectors arrive to comb through the nation’s finances and bond yields surge … And policymakers and financiers are becoming increasingly concerned about the impact of the crisis on global liquidity levels.

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11.31: Dinmore of the FT, his ear to the ground in Rome, says Italy’s out-of-control bond yields are focusing minds.

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