Tag Archive for Uncertainty

Greek Banks take extra care to keep ATMs full of cash | ekathimerini.com

Cash withdrawals from bank accounts exceeded 2 billion euros on Wednesday and Thursday, according to bank officials, as the vast majority of Greeks appear to have decided to stash some cash due to the uncertainty of tomorrow’s election. There were also some who have opted for foreign bonds, mutual funds, foreign currency and foreign stocks.…

Consumer Sentiment Stinks – WSJ

The Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan consumer sentiment index fell sharply to 74.1 in early June from its final-May reading of 79.3 and an early-May reading of 77.8, according to an economist who has seen the report. The end-May index was the highest sentiment level since October 2007. The drop in early June may reflect consumers…